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Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Saturday, April 14th
All Day

PEAK Career Trek

  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky businesses
  • Time: All Day

Career Trek is an extended field trip experience where students will visit a vareity of businesses in the Louisville area to see what life is like in the "real world." Many of our business professional hosts are WKU alums, who will give practice advice on how to land a job in Louisville. 

Students will pay $100 for transportation and hotel. 

Interested students should talk with Dr. Evelyn Thrasher (Grise 221) and pay a $25 deposit.

7:30am - 4:30pm

Topper Orientation Program (TOP)

  • Location: Downing Student Union
  • Time: 7:30am - 4:30pm

To reserve your TOP date, please go to wku.edu/top.

9:00am - 4:00pm

Pay As You Will Saturdays

  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

The Museum is offering Pay As You Will  each Saturday from February 3 through May 26. The Kentucky Museum wants to ensure that everyone in our community can see our exhibits.

Each Saturday, instead of standard admission prices guests will make a donation of admission--- at whatever amount. By eliminating cost barriers, it is our hope that more people can visit the Museum*. The Museum houses six major permanent exhibits and several changing exhibits. Visitor parking is available.

 *Please remember the Museum is always free to all WKU faculty, staff and students with a WKU ID. Pay as You Will Saturdays does not apply to scheduled docent guided tour groups.


Saturday Museum Hours 9AM-4PM. For more information, please call 270-745-2592

10:00am - 8:00pm

West Kentucky Flat Shod Pleasure Horse Auction

  • Location: WKU L.D. Brown Ag Expo Center Main Arena
  • Time: 10:00am - 8:00pm
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Side by Side - Bowling Green Opening Reception

  • Location: kentucky Museum - Garden Gallery
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

A collaborative exhibition of artwork created by young artists with disabilities and local artists will be on display at the Kentucky Museum. Meet the artists at the reception on Saturday, April 14, from 2 PM - 4 PM in the Dorothy Grider Garden Gallery.

More Information

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Emma King- Senior Recital

  • Location: FAC - FAC 0189
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm

A Capella Spring Concert- Red shirts/ Treble makers

  • Location: First Christian Church
  • Time: 7:00pm
All Day

Elkhorn Creek Canoeing

  • Location: Frankfort, KY
  • Time: All Day

Cost: $20 students, $30 guests

Take a trip with ORAC down Elkhorn Creek in Frankfort, KY. Learn about paddling strokes and water dynamics while we soak up the sun with an afternoon on the water! 

Pre-Trip Meeting: April 11th @ 8pm

Enrollment: 2/10 spots reserved

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