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Friday, September 4th, 2020

Friday, September 4th
9:00am - 4:00pm

FACING THE FRESHMAN YEAR: Essential Conversations

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

This exhibit tells the stories of freshmen year from participants in a student success intiative, WKU Freshmen Guided Pathway (FGP). This cohort of first-time, full-time students who graduated from one of five high schools in Warren County represent the typical WKU freshman in terms of academic achievement prior to admission and their demographic makeup.

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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.

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Highbrow, Patrick Dougherty Sculpture

  • Location: Museum Front Lawn
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

WKU’s Cultural Enhancement Series and the Kentucky Museum host award winning artist Patrick Dougherty in October 2018 on WKU’s campus in Bowling Green, Ky. Dougherty created Highbrow, a sculpture made from intertwined tree saplings, on the Museum's front lawn.

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Whitework: Women Stitching Identity

  • Location: Richardson Quilt Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Primarily featuring textiles from the Kentucky Museum and Kentucky Historical Society, Whitework: Women Stitching Identity explores the significance of early white embellished textiles that have been largely ignored, undervalued, and misinterpreted.

All Day

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

  • Time: All Day

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change. Curated in partnership with faculty from the Crawford Hydrology Lab and WKU Art Department, in consultation with Mammoth Cave National Park.

11:00am - 2:00pm

Cookies with MHC/Drop in Advising

  • Location: HCIC Multipurpose Room
  • Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm

For more information, please contact Susann.davis@wku.edu.

3:00pm

Synchronous English Major Convocation

  • Location: Zoom
  • Time: 3:00pm

Learn about how to get involved with the English Deparment and celebrate being an English major with us via Zoom!

4:30pm

English Major meet-n-greet

  • Location: FAC Tent
  • Time: 4:30pm

Learn about the English major from those who are one! Masks required and social distancing must be observed.

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