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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Business Dean's Office - Michelle Trawick

Dr. Michelle Trawick

Dr. Michelle Trawick

Associate Dean for Faculty and Administration - Interim Chair of the Department of Information Systems

Office:  GFCB 447
Phone:  270-745-8803


Dr. Trawick's current research includes the impact of enhanced prenatal care within the traditional Medicaid framework on the health outcome of newborns in North Carolina and a study of the relationship between political vote and religious denomination choice using cross-sectional county level data. Her most recent teaching assignments have included the undergraduate business statistics course as well as our undergraduate and graduate econometrics courses.


Ph.D., Economics, North Carolina State University
M.E., Economics, North Carolina State University
B.A., Economics, Western Kentucky University

Dr. Trawick's recent articles are published in the Southern Economic Journal, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Applied Economics Letters, Journal of Applied Economics and Policy, and Ethics and Behavior.

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