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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

Development & Alumni Relations Staff - Paula Jarboe





Paula Jarboe

Paula Jarboe

Chief Financial Officer, WKU Foundation

Office:  AAC 305A
Phone:  270-745-6421


Paula Cockrel Jarboe currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the WKU Foundation and Treasurer of both the WKU Foundation and WKU Real Estate Corporation, after initially joining Foundation in June 1997 as the Trust Accountant.  She holds two Bachelor of Science degrees - one from Western Kentucky University and another from Eastern Illinois University.

In addition, Paula is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Management Accountant, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.  She is a member of the Kentucky Society of CPAs, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Nashville Chapter of the Institute for Management Accountants (IMA), the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the Southern Kentucky Estate Planning Council.

Prior to joining the Foundation, she had a diverse background in retail buying and merchandising, magazine publishing and banking.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14