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Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Thursday, October 22nd
All Day

National Student Exchange Virtual Fair

  • Location: Virtual
  • Time: All Day

Learn more about the campuses that make up National Student Exchange, a consortia of universities across the United States, Canada, and the U.S. Territories that you can exchange to for a semester or academic year. Over 60 campuses will be represented. You can register for the fair here: https://www.mynseadventure.org/nse-virtual-fair. 

9:00am - 4:00pm

FACING THE FRESHMAN YEAR: Essential Conversations

  • 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.

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Graduate School myIDP Workshop

  • Location: Zoom
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Graduate School is organizing a My Individual Development Plan (myIDP) Workshop on Thursday, October 22, from noon to 1 p.m. CT.

myIDP is a free career-planning tool to help STEM graduate students define and pursue their career goals.

The Zoom link is https://usd.zoom.us/j/95433651271?pwd=akw2Ni93SlRJLzA2Rk1Kd3JoUFUzQT09.
The Meeting ID is 954 3365 1271 and the Passcode is 605907.

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Gender Talk Series with Berea College

  • Location: https://berea.zoom.us/j/98682951134
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Conversation with Country Queers and its collaborators Sharon Patricia Holland and Hermelinda Cortes about what we can do with LGBTQPIA+ oral histories once they are collected, in ways that directly benefit the marginalized communities they are coming out of (i.e., Appalachia).

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