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Thursday, December 8th, 2022
Thursday, December 8th
All Day
  • 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. Coinciding with the UNESCO Conservation of Fragile Karst Resources: A Workshop on Sustainability and Community and Earth Day’s 50th anniversary in 2020, this exhibition is a collaborative effort between arts and science faculty and students that highlights one of the most well-known and vital natural landscapes in the world. 

All Day
  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: All Day

History suggests that as “big business” started to take hold in the late 1800s, women became more involved in business and working outside the home. However, few women owned companies. Those that did were in industries centered on women, such as home goods, apparel, or personal care.

Today, women own only 40% of businesses in the U.S., making Carrie Burnam Taylor’s business of the early 20th century that much more impressive. Curated with Dr. Carrie Cox, this exhibit will explore Taylor's life and work, displaying three of her dresses, two coats, two bodices, and various undergarments recently conserved thanks to our Adopt-an-Artifact program.

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  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: All Day

This exhibit primarily focuses on the role of writing in two early urban societies, Mesopotamia and Egypt. The artifacts are roughly 4,300 to 3,000 years old. In the 19th century, museums and libraries throughout the Western world acquired cultural artifacts from ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, often from a desire to connect with what they considered the origins of Western civilization or Biblical History.

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All Day
  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: All Day

In the late 1800s, stitchery from London's Royal School of Art needlework and Japanese arts and crafts exhibited at the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition inspired women across America to take up their needles in new and different ways. Explore the various "maniacal" and "maddening" designs that resulted in this showcase of our Crazy Quilt collection.

8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Location: FAC Corridor Gallery
  • Time: 8:00am - 4:30pm

This exhibition presents a powerful series of images captured by photographer and community activist, Johnalma Barnett.

All Day
  • Location: Jody Richards Hall Gallery
  • Time: All Day

School of Media Galleries: Grayson County Photography Exhibit.

8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Location: FAC Main Gallery
  • Time: 8:00am - 4:30pm

This group exhibition presents the work of all Fall Seniors graduating from WKU Art & Design in the studio and design disciplines.

 

All Day
  • Location: All Residence Halls
  • Time: All Day

24-hour quiet hours begin in all residence halls at 8 AM on Friday, December 2, 2022 through the end of finals week.

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Final Exams for Fall 2022 semester

Academic Calendar

Final Exam Schedule

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  • Location: WKU Campus
  • Time: All Day

Final Exams for Fall Semester

9:00am - 10:00am
  • Location: Virtual Event
  • Time: 9:00am - 10:00am

Join the Graduate School at WKU to learn more about the opportunities available to go beyond your bachelor's degree! You are invited to find out about opportunities for graduate study options, how to apply for admission, and more. These are drop-in/drop-out sessions. You can join the meeting for as long as you prefer.

Register at www.wku.edu/graduate/grad

5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Location: Cherry Hall 316
  • Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
WKU Philosophy Club
Thursdays, Cherry Hall 316, 5 pm
Free snacks provided
All are welcome!
5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Location: Eva and Jim Martens Alumni Center
  • Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Let’s celebrate! The Mahurin Honors College proudly hosts its Fall 2022 Graduation Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, December 8 at 5:00 at the Eva & Jim Martens Alumni Center. Graduates of the MHC and their guests are asked to arrive no later than 4:45 to check in. 

RSVP Required: https://www.wku.edu/honors/grad/fall.php 

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

The Intercultural Student Engagement Center (ISEC) sponsors WKU’s graduation celebration for students who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, or Multiracial. The event will recognize Fall 2022 graduates.

Registration is required. 

For more information, visit https://www.wku.edu/isec/graduation.php.

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