Dr. Jay Gabbard, Associate Professor of Social Work at WKU, was selected as the 2012 Phi Alpha Honor Society National Advisor of the Year. Dr. Paul Baggett, Executive Director of Phi Alpha, presented Dr. Gabbard with the award at the organization's annual business meeting, held at the Washington (DC) Hilton Hotel on November 11, 2012. In his remarks, Gabbard credited the support of his students, officers, and department head as primary reasons for the success of Delta Mu Chapter at WKU.
Phi Alpha, founded in 1960 at Michigan State University, is the honor society for undergraduate and graduate social work students in the U.S., with over 380 chapters nationwide. In addition to recognizing scholastic excellence, the organization also awards scholarships for social work students, supports chapter service projects, and supports high standards in social work education.
Dr. Paul Baggett and Dr. Jay Gabbard
May 8th, 2018
Western Kentucky University’s student Kentucky Public Health Association (KPHA) was nominated for the The Team Volunteers In Action Award for its partnership with Bowling Green Junior High’s Family Resource Center (FRC).
Apr 24th, 2018
Paul Miles, a graduating senior in the Health Information Management program at WKU, was selected as the Kentucky Health Information Management Association (KHIMA) WKU Outstanding Student for 2018.
Apr 20th, 2018
Western Kentucky University Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) student, Haley Jones, successfully defended her thesis project this semester.
May 14th, 2015
May 8th, 2015
Oct 1st, 2012