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Week of 2/23 to 2/29

Sunday, February 23rd
11:00am - 3:00pm

WKU Softball: Hilltopper Classic

  • Location: WKU Softball Complex
  • Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Consolation and championship games in the WKU Hilltopper Classic

Event schedule

1:00pm - 4:00pm

WKU Baseball vs. Wright State

  • Location: Nick Denes Field
  • Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

WKU vs. Wright State

Monday, February 24th
3:00pm - 5:00pm

First Things First Auditions

  • Location: Cherry Hall 122
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm

First Things First Auditions

6:00pm

All Money In

  • Location: DSU 2124
  • Time: 6:00pm

The late legendary artist, Nipsey Hussle coined the phrase, “All Money In” to highlight the financial influence that blacks should have. This interactive workshop will engage participants in financial literacy and the wealth of saving.

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Presentation: Lessons I've Learned

  • Location: Jody Richards Hall, room 236
  • Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm

In Lessons I've Learned, Dr. Pam M. Johnson, print journalist and professor, and Dr. Celeste B. Stein, broadcast journalist, entrepreneur and new media scholar, will discuss their experiences in the field and in the classroom as black professionals.

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Creelsboro and the Cumberland: A Living History Video Screening

  • Location: Cherry Hall 125
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Screening and panel discussion for a new one-hour documentary about the history and culture of a farming community in the Creelsboro valley along the Cumberland River in south-central Kentucky. Interviews from scholars and residents bring the valley’s rich cultural heritage to life, from the first American Indians to occupy the area, through early settlement by Euro-American pioneers, to the golden age of steamboats, and the changes brought by the construction of Wolf Creek Dam. This video is the seventh episode in "The Kentucky Archaeology & Heritage Series," which is produced by the Kentucky Archaeological Survey, a program within the Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology at Western Kentucky University.

All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
Tuesday, February 25th
All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
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.

More Information

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.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

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

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change.

More Information

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.

More Information

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.

More Informaton

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.

11:00am - 3:00pm

College Heights Herald Housing Fair

  • Location: Downing Student Union
  • Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Make your housing plans for next year! Representatives from a dozen local apartment options as well as Housing and Residence Life will be on hand to answer all of your housing questions. There will be door prizes, including a 40" smart TV, and giveaways galore!

12:00pm

African-American Male Networking Luncheon

  • Location: DSU 3020
  • Time: 12:00pm

Join us as African American male students and faculty gather and network with African American male faculty and staff across the WKU Campus. Participants will have the opportunity to take professional headshots and receive tailoring.

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Counseling Center Lunch-N-Learn: Grief & Loss

  • Location: Potter Hall Conference Room, 408
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Grief & LossExperiencing grief associated with loss is not just difficult but also confusing.  Is my grief normal?  How am I supposed to handle it?  What do I say to someone who is sad?  And because grief is so individual, let’s explore how to function through it without worrying about ‘how to’s.’

All sessions will be taught by Counseling Center staff and offered from Noon – 1:00 p.m. in the Potter Hall conference room, 408.

Please B.Y.O.L. – Bring Your Own Lunch
We encourage you to attend, learn new skills, and gain knowledge.

Sessions are open to anyone in the university community – Students, Faculty, and Staff. 
ALL sessions will be given Well-U credit (for students enrolled in the program)!

You may register for one or more by clicking the "Attending" circle under each session description here: https://wku.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3IuQB9FK61lvyrr

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Pre-Dent Club - U of L Advising

  • Location: KTH - KTH 3044
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm
3:00pm - 5:30pm

Perfect Your Interview

  • Location: Grise Hall 2nd floor
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Students can register for 30-minute mock interview sessions with business professionals from the Bowling Green community. 

3:00pm - 6:00pm

WKU Baseball vs. Austin Peay

  • Location: Nick Denes Field
  • Time: 3:00pm - 6:00pm

In a game moved from Austin Peay to WKU, the Hilltoppers will close out their homestand at 3 p.m. CT on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at Nick Denes Field. Admission is free.

The Hilltoppers' second matchup against Austin Peay on March 17, originally scheduled to be played at Nick Denes Field, will now be changed to a road game.

More information

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Counseling Center: LGBTQIA+ Support Group

  • Location: Potter Hall Conference Room, 408
  • Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

This group is a supportive environment for members of the LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex, and asexual or allied) community to develop deeper self-awareness, explore ways to maximize their WKU experience. This group discussion may include topics such as: coming out, family, relationships, wellness, etc.  

The group meets weekly to socialize, to celebrate identities, and to provide feedback and support to those who may be struggling with hardships unique to being LGBTQ.  Group lasts about 1 hour.

Typically, it is facilitated by a WKU CC Staff, although for Spring 2020 semester may be peer led at times. This is not a therapy or counseling group. Hard topics may be discussed and advice requested; however, the leader reserves the right to suggest members attend individual counseling (if it’s clear further processing and individual attention is needed).

6:00pm

Don't Touch My Hair

  • Location: DSU
  • Time: 6:00pm

This event will be a natural hair discussion with tips. We will invite local beauticians from the community.

All Day

Out of the Box

  • Location: Community Gallery
  • Time: All Day

In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presents Out of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21st century. 

Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments

Wednesday, February 26th
All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
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.

More Information

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.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

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

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change.

More Information

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.

More Information

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.

More Informaton

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.

All Day

Out of the Box

  • Location: Community Gallery
  • Time: All Day

In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presents Out of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21st century. 

Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments

11:00am - 2:00pm

2020 Majors and Minors Fair

  • Location: Downing Student Union, 3rd Floor
  • Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm

WKU has a number of students who are still searching for a career path that will lead them to success and fulfillment. The Majors and Minors Fair presents them with an invaluable opportunity to explore numerous major, minor, and concentration options at once.

11:00am - 2:00pm

Major & Minors Fair

  • Location: DSU 3rd Floor
  • Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm

Ask questions, meet faculty and staff, and explore academic programs!

4:00pm

#BlackLivesMatter Unity Rally & March

  • Location: Centennial Mall
  • Time: 4:00pm

The black student organizations will gather for a unity rally and march to celebrate the work that has been done in the African-American community. Words of Encouragement will be provided by Dr. Takeia Anthony, WKU alum and  author of "The Universal Ethiopian Students' Association, 1927-1948: Mobilizing Diaspora".

Thursday, February 27th
All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
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.

More Information

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.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

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

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change.

More Information

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.

More Information

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.

More Informaton

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.

All Day

Out of the Box

  • Location: Community Gallery
  • Time: All Day

In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presents Out of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21st century. 

Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments

4:00pm

Gender Images Film Series

  • Location: CH 125
  • Time: 4:00pm

Presenting Ida B. Wells: A Passion for Justice, presented by Dr. Dorothea Browder. This film documents the dramatic life and turbulent times of the pioneering African American journalist, activst, suffragist and anti-lynching crusader of the post-Reconstruction period.

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Dynamic Leadership Institute Phase I Workshop

  • Location: WKU Glasgow Campus Room 162A
  • Time: 5:00pm - 7:45pm

DLI Phase I is designed to enhance your basic leadership skills and abilities. You represent diverse ages, interests, and levels of leadership abilities. The Institute's program includes leadership seminars designed to address a wide array of topics such as problem solving, diversity, leadership and management, personality and visual explorer.

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Dynamic Leadership Institute Phase I Workshop

  • Location: WKU Owensboro Campus Room 114
  • Time: 5:00pm - 7:45pm

DLI Phase I is designed to enhance your basic leadership skills and abilities. You represent diverse ages, interests, and levels of leadership abilities. The Institute's program includes leadership seminars designed to address a wide array of topics such as problem solving, diversity, leadership and management, personality and visual explorer.

6:00pm - 8:45am

Dynamic Leadership Institute Phase I Workshop

  • Location: WKU Elizabethtown Campus EC3 Room 109
  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:45am

DLI Phase I is designed to enhance your basic leadership skills and abilities. You represent diverse ages, interests, and levels of leadership abilities. The Institute's program includes leadership seminars designed to address a wide array of topics such as problem solving, diversity, leadership and management, personality and visual explorer.

7:00pm

Film Fatale screening of Bend it Like Beckham

  • Location: Jody Richards Hall Auditorium
  • Time: 7:00pm

WKU Film Screening Series

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Hilltopper Basketball vs. Louisiana Tech

  • Location: Diddle Arena
  • Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

WKU will play its final home game of the season against Louisiana Tech at 7 p.m. CT in E.A. Diddle Arena. Senior Night festivities will take place before the game, which will air on CBS Sports Network.

More Information

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Film Fatale- A WKU FIlm Screening

  • Location: JRH Auditorium (166)
  • Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Lady Bird Feb. 13th

Bend It Like Beckham Feb. 27

Hush March 19

The Edge of Seventeen April 2

The Fits April 9

The Virgin Suicides April 16

The Babadook April 30

Booksmart May 7

Friday, February 28th
All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
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.

More Information

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.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

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

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change.

More Information

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.

More Information

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.

More Informaton

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.

All Day

Out of the Box

  • Location: Community Gallery
  • Time: All Day

In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presents Out of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21st century. 

Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments

8:00am - 3:00pm

FBLA Region 2 Leadership Conference

  • Location: Downing Student Union
  • Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Approximately 600 high school students, advisers and guests will visit WKU for the Region 2 Future Business Leaders of America Leadership Conference. Students will compete in various business related performance events and online tests to qualify for the State FBLA Conference later this year.

Conference schedule highlights

  • Registration: 8-8:45 a.m. at Downing Student Union Lobby
  • Opening General Assembly: 8:45 a.m. at DSU Auditorium
  • Competitive Events: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at locations in DSU, Gary Ransdell Hall and Grise Hall
  • Voting Delegate Assembly: Noon at DSU Auditorium
  • Talent Show: 1 p.m. at DSU Auditorium
  • Awards Assembly/Closing General Session: 2 p.m. at DSU Auditorium
10:00am - 2:00pm

First to Climb Celebration

  • Location: Downing Student Union
  • Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Are you the first in your family to attend college or know a student who is? Are you an advocate for students who are first in their family to attend college? Are you committed to the success of students who are first in their family to attend college? Then join TRIO Program as we assist WKU in a celebration of first generation college students, faculty and staff on the Hill.

Stop by the Downing Student Union between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday to celebrate with students, faculty, and staff who are a community of  “First to Climb” and “I Am First.”

Pick up a sticker for your laptop and a poster for your wall and join WKU’s first generation community in celebrating being first to climb.

1:00pm - 6:00pm

37th Annual Kentucky Heritage Council Archaeology Conference

  • Location: South Union and Cherry Hall 20-36
  • Time: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
1:00-4:00 pm
Archaeology at South Union Field Trip 
Meet at South Union in Auburn, KY
$4 registration fee
 
4:30-6:30 pm
Anthropology Lab and Kentucky Archaeological Survey Open House
Tour our facilities and watch the new "Creelsboro" video
Cherry Hall, Rooms 20-36
 
3:00pm - 5:00pm

WKU Softball vs. IUPUI

  • Location: WKU Softball Complex
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Part of the WKU Hilltopper Spring Fling

Event schedule

5:30pm - 7:00pm

WKU Softball vs. Illinois State

  • Location: WKU Softball Complex
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Part of the WKU Hilltopper Spring Fling

Event schedule

6:00pm - 12:00pm

Midnight on the Hill

  • Location: Downing Student Union
  • Time: 6:00pm - 12:00pm

Midnight on the Hill fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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6:00pm - 8:00pm

US Bank 2020 Celebration of the Arts Opening Reception

  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Kentucky Museum to celebrate the opening of the 2020 Celebration of the Arts. Remarks and award ceremony begin at 7pm.

7:30pm

The Symphony

  • Location: Van Meter Hall
  • Time: 7:30pm

$12 general admission. $6 students and faculty, Tickets available at the door

All Day

Kentucky Honors Roundtable at U of L

  • Location: University of Louisville
  • Time: All Day

The Kentucky Honors Roundtable, hosted by U of L, will take place on these dates.

Saturday, February 29th
All Day

Renew Your Housing | Phase 1

  • Location: Housing Portal
  • Time: All Day

If you are a current resident planning to live on campus for the 2020-2021 academic year, you need to renew your housing through the online Housing Portal. Phase 1 is February 24-March 6.

During Phase 1 you can choose to stay in the same room, add a roommate, and update your housing application.

Learn More & Renew

 
Reminder: all full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply. 
 
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.

More Information

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.

More Information

9:00am - 4:00pm

Gazing Deeply: The Art and Science of Mammoth Cave

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

Gazing Deeply showcases how WKU’s backyard—the unique landscape of Mammoth Cave—is being studied, interpreted, and inspiring action on environmental change.

More Information

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.

More Information

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.

More Informaton

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.

All Day

Out of the Box

  • Location: Community Gallery
  • Time: All Day

In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presents Out of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21st century. 

Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments

All Day

Kentucky Honors Roundtable at U of L

  • Location: University of Louisville
  • Time: All Day

The Kentucky Honors Roundtable, hosted by U of L, will take place on these dates.

7:30am - 5:00pm

The Gatton Academy's Class of 2022 Interview Day

  • Location: HCIC - HCIC 3024
  • Time: 7:30am - 5:00pm
The Gatton Academy's Class of 2022 applicants and their families come to campus for the last step in the application process.
8:00am - 10:00pm

37th Annual Kentucky Heritage Council Archaeology Conference

  • Location: Downing Student Union 3029-3020, Hyatt Place Meeting Room
  • Time: 8:00am - 10:00pm
Registration in DSU 3029, $25 or free to WKU students with school ID
$25 registration fee covers Saturday and Sunday
 
9:00 am - 4:00 pm: 
Paper presentations on a variety of archaeology topics in DSU 3020
 
8:00-10:00 pm:
Poster presentations at Hyatt Place Meeting Room
 
For more information, please visit: https://heritage.ky.gov/archaeology/Pages/overview.aspx
9:00am - 10:00am

Ogden College Preview Day

  • Location: VMH - VMH 0108
  • Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
12:30pm - 2:00pm

WKU Softball vs. Austin Peay

  • Location: WKU Softball Complex
  • Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Part of the WKU Hilltopper Spring Fling

Event schedule

3:00pm - 7:00pm

WKU Softball: Hilltopper Spring Fling

  • Location: WKU Softball Complex
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Semifinal games in the WKU Hilltopper Spring Fling

Event schedule

All Day

US Bank Celebration of the Arts

  • Time: All Day

The US Bank Celebration of the Arts exhibit is an open art show featuring the work of professional as well as amateur artists who reside in Kentucky within a 65-mile radius of Bowling Green, KY. All work will be exhibited at the Kentucky Museum from February 29 - April 17. Works are judged and awards given in eight categories.

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