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Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Thursday, March 21st
8:00am - 9:00pm

Muhammad Ali: A Rare Glimpse Into the Life of The Champ

  • Location: JRH Gallery
  • Time: 8:00am - 9:00pm

Gallery Show highlights “The Greatest,” Images of Muhammad Ali from Courier-Journal Photojournalists

Open Sunday through Wednesday

8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Open Thursday and Friday

8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

CLOSED SATURDAY

9:00am - 4:00pm

A Culture Carried: Bosnians In Bowling Green Exhibit

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

Arte Cubano

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

Exhibit Dates:  March 9-May 28, 2019

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9:00am - 4:00pm

Even Coverlets Get the Blues

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

Kentuckians have practiced the art of weaving for more than 200 years.
Techniques represented in Even Coverlets Get the Blues range from overshot, double weave, and tied-biederwand to hooked rug making.

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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: Kentucky 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

Jacqui Lubbers: A Legacy in Weaving

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

Jacqui Lubbers is a part-time weaving and art appreciation instructor in the WKU Art Department.

9:00am - 4:00pm

U.S. Bank Celebration of the Arts

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

Exhibit Dates:  March 2 - April 5, 2019.

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11:00am - 1:00pm

Kiis - Kentucky Institute for International Studies

  • Location: DSU - DSU 1000I
  • Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
3:45pm - 5:00pm

University Senate Committee Meetings

  • Location: FH - FH 0100
  • Time: 3:45pm - 5:00pm
5:00pm - 6:00pm

DLI Workshop: Myers Briggs and Kraybill

  • Location: WKU Owensboro Campus Room 201
  • Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
5:00pm - 6:00pm

DLI Workshop: Myers Briggs and Kraybill

  • Location: WKU Glasgow Campus Room 172
  • Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Weekly Harlaxton College Peer Advising

  • Location: HCIC 1028
  • Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Interested in studying abroad at Harlaxton College? Meet with study abroad alumni that can explain the application process, discusss scholarships and funding, and talk about life in a manor house! Drop in anytime between 5pm and 6pm every Thursday.

6:00pm - 7:00pm

DLI Workshop: Myers Briggs and Kraybill

  • Location: WKU Elizabethtown Campus EC3 Room 109
  • Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Wedge Visiting Scholar Presentation

  • Location: Downing Student Union Auditorium
  • Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join New York Times bestselling author Adam Alter as he explores why technology is making us less happy with his presentation Irrestible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and The Business of Keeping us Hooked. This event is free to attend and open to the public. 

About the Presenter

Adam Alter is an Associate Professor of Marketing at New York University’s Stern School of Business, with an affiliated appointment in the New York University Psychology Department.

He is the author of the bestselling book Irresistible (2017) and has also written for the New York Times, New Yorker, Washington Post, Atlantic, WIRED, Slate, Huffington Post, and Popular Science, among other publications.

About the WEDGE Visiting Scholar Presentations

The Wedge Visiting Scholar Presentations, a free evening lecture and all-day workshop for educators and the public, has been presented each year since 2003 through a gift from the Wedge family. Presentations have included Dr. Carol Tomlinson on “Defensible Differentiation: What Will It Take to Get It Right?”; Dr. Donald Treffinger on teaching children to think critically and creatively; Jonathan Plucker on excellence gaps; Bronwyn MacFarlane on “Curriculum for Every Student to Succeed: Integrating Best Practices from Gifted Education in the Content Areas; and Barbara Kerr on “From Imagination to Innovation: Encouraging Students in STEM.”

7:30pm - 10:00pm

Major Redz Dance Team - Practice

  • Location: GCC - GCC 0110
  • Time: 7:30pm - 10:00pm
9:30pm - 10:30pm

Alpha Phi Alpha - Practice

  • Location: DSU - DSU 1071
  • Time: 9:30pm - 10:30pm
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