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Friday, November 9th, 2018

Friday, November 9th
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/

7:00am - 7:00pm

1968 Gallery Exhibit

  • Location: JRH - JRH 0108
  • Time: 7:00am - 7:00pm
8:30am - 3:30pm

Identifying and Addressing the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Students

  • Location: Knicely Conference Center
  • Time: 8:30am - 3:30pm
Will students care if their cognitive needs are met if their social and emotional needs are not? Join us to explore how we can identify and meet the social/emotional needs of the gifted effectively and successfully. Lisa Van Gemert, nationally known speaker and author of Perfectionism: A Practical Guide to Managing “Never Good Enough,†will share practical strategies to help gifted students thrive. 
 
Thanks to a gift from the Berta family, this professional learning experience is free and open to the public. EILA credit is available. For more information or to register, please visit: https://www.wku.edu/gifted/educators/berta/index.php
9:00am - 12:30pm

Head for The Hill

  • Location: GH - GH 0235
  • Time: 9:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 11:30am

Veterans Day Ceremony

  • Location: Guthrie Bell Tower
  • Time: 11:00am - 11:30am

WKU will observe Veterans Day at 11 a.m. Nov. 9 with a wreath-laying ceremony at the Guthrie Bell Tower followed by the ROTC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

The Veterans Day ceremony will include the unveiling of a new panel on the Guthrie Bell Tower in honor of the 100th anniversary of the WKU ROTC Program, as well as feature remarks from U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton and WKU President Timothy C. Caboni.

The ROTC Hall of Fame Induction will begin at 11:30 a.m. in the Jack and Jackie Harbaugh Club at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. The 2018 ROTC Hall of Fame inductee is LTC Michael R. Kenney, a 1964 graduate who retired from the U.S. Army in 1990.

For information, contact WKU ROTC at (270) 745-4293

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