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Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Thursday, November 8th
All Day

Salient Features: Trees of Old Forests and Woodland Pastures by Charles Brindley

  • Location: Kentucky Museum, 1444 Kentucky Street Bowling Green, KY
  • Time: All Day

The Kentucky Museum is pleased to host Salient Features: Trees of Old Forests and Woodland Pastures, an exhibit featuring the work of artist Charles Brindley.  For more information, visit https://www.wku.edu/kentuckymuseum/

All Day

Stickwork at WKU, by Patrick Dougherty

  • Location: TheFront Lawn of the Kentucky Museum, 1444 Kentucky Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101
  • Time: All Day

WKU’s Cultural Enhancement Series and the Kentucky Museum are proud to host award winning artist Patrick Dougherty in October 2018 on WKU’s campus in Bowling Green, Ky. Dougherty creates large scale environmental sculptures made from intertwined tree saplings. His next installation will be located in front of the Kentucky Museum. We invite you to visit the site anytime during construction or to help to build. For more information, visit https://www.wku.edu/kentuckymuseum/

12:00pm - 11:00pm

Food for Fines

  • Location: Cravens 4th floor
  • Time: 12:00pm - 11:00pm

Help restock the WKU food bank and have your library fines forgiven. Bring in food or toiletries to Cravens Fourth Floor and fines will be forgiven for $1 per item up to $20. 

All Day

Business and Professionalism Week

  • Location: Grise Hall
  • Time: All Day
9:00am - 4:00pm

A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green Exhibit

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

HAD Artist Collective Murals

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

Anel Lepić and Muhamed “Hamo” Bešlagic, two HAD Collective artists from Bosnia, carved murals in the Kentucky Museum courtyard.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

POW Exhibit

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

Process Oriented Works

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Salient Features: Trees of Old Forest & Woodland

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

Salient Features: Trees of Old Forests and Woodland Pastures, an exhibit featuring the work of artist Charles Brindley.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

The Essential Tree Exhibit

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

The Essential Tree explores the multifaceted role of trees in both our past and present.

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7:00am - 7:00pm

1968 Gallery Exhibit

  • Location: JRH - JRH 0108
  • Time: 7:00am - 7:00pm
9:35am - 10:55am

Dialogue Series: CD 481 International Children's Literature

  • Location: AC 310
  • Time: 9:35am - 10:55am

Normal Speech and Language Development. Students will identify one children's book representing a different culture or country in an assignment to select children's books of various levels.

11:10am - 12:30pm

Dialogue Series: What is Being Carved in Flesh is an Image of Society

  • Location: FAC 239
  • Time: 11:10am - 12:30pm

Students in ANTH 343 (Anthropology of Gender) present cross-cultural examples related to the title quote to stimulate group discussion

12:45pm

Dialogue Series: Entry Modes Explored

  • Location: GH 242
  • Time: 12:45pm

Entry modes Explored Dialogue Session. MGT 303 (International Business)

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Dialogue Series: Deliberative Dialogue on Immigration

  • Location: HCIC Multipurpose Room
  • Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Coming to America: A Deliberative Dialogue on Immigration.

Please register here.

4:00pm - 6:00pm
5:30pm

Taste of Cuba: Etiquette Dinner

  • Location: San Juan Smokehouse
  • Time: 5:30pm

A dinner featuring Cuban and Caribbean cuisine and an exploration of Cuban culture and etiquette. Limited seating. Registration required. Cost is $35; a limited number of student scholarships are available by emailing evelyn.thrasher@wku.edu. Faculty, staff, and community members can call San Juan Smokehouse (270-904-1289) to register.

An International Year of Cuba event. Sponsored by the Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) and the Gordon Ford Professional Education and Knowledge (PEAK) Program.

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Taste of Cuba: Etiquette Dinner

  • Location: San Juan Smokehouse
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

A dinner featuring Cuban and Caribbean cuisine and an exploration of Cuban culture and etiquette. Limited seating. 

Registration required. Cost is $35; a limited number of student scholarships are available by emailing evelyn.thrasher@wku.edu. Faculty, staff, and community members can call San Juan Smokehouse (270-904-1289) to register.

An International Year of Cuba event. Sponsored by the Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) and the Gordon Ford Professional Education and Knowledge (PEAK) Program.

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thursday night free public Planetarium shows

  • Location: HPL - HPL Plant
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
free public Planetarium shows on Thursday nights
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