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ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

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

CPD - Web-based Learning

Writing for Work or Pleasure

Whether you need to polish your writing skills or just want to write for fun, this bundle of courses is for you! Explore a variety of writing and publishing options as well as review the basic writing essentials.


  • Beginning Writers Workshop
  • Writing Essentials
  • Research Methods for Writers

Electives (choose 3)

  • Write Like A Pro
  • Writeriffic: Creativity Training
  • Pleasures of Poetry
  • Travel Writing
  • Beginners Guide to Getting Published
  • Writers Guide To Descriptive Settings
  • Effective Business Writing
  • Write and Publish your Non-Fiction Book
  • Write Your Life Story
  • Mystery Writing
  • The Craft of Magazine Writing
  • Forensic Science for Writers

Begin your enrollment process!

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 Last Modified 9/24/14