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KENYA 2020-2021

Guests visit "Bosnia and Herzegovina: Then and Now" (Jody Richards Hall), a photographic exhibition exploring the people and places of Bosnia and Herzegovina since the start of the war in 1992 until today.

Guests visit the Kentucky Museum exhibit "A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green" at the Opening Reception on September 29. The exhibit will be open through June 2018.

Over 200 attendees came to hear Dr. Jerry Daday's presentation at Bosnia and Herzegovina 101. Click here for a video recording of his introductory talk!

Students in Julie Lee's Food Service Operations Management course prepared a traditional Bosnian meal for a Dinner by Request event. For a catering menu featuring Bosnian items, contact WKU catering at 745-5242.

Students at the Bosnian Cafe on Centennial Mall got a glimpse into Bosnia's unique coffee culture, learned about the upcoming IYO, and got to practice the Bosnian concept of "ćeif."

International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the News

April 2 - 6 - WKU Week in Photos

March 25 - Justice and our Common Good (BG Daily News) 

March 22 - Balkan war survivor brings message of war, exile, and return to Bowling Green (WKU NPR)

March 2 - Art project honors Bosnian War's victims, survivors (BG Daily News) 

March 1 - Artist Talk features Bosnian artist collective (WKU Herald)

February 26 - March 2 - WKU Week in Photos

February 26 - Community art project will memorialize faces of the Bosnian war (BG Daily News)

February 15 - Exhibits continue for International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina (View from the Hill) 

February 13 - Photojournalist dedicates himself to telling stories of Bosnia, creates documentary (WKU Herald)

February 12 - Two-day event to focus on sustainability, social justice (BG Daily News)

January 29 - February 2 - WKU Week in Photos

January 9 - Bosnia and Herzegovina photo exhibition opening, film screening Jan. 31 (WKU News Press Release)

December 1 - Event focuses on knowing our Bosnian neighbors (BG Daily News)

November 21 - Event focuses on Bosnians in Bowling Green (BG Daily News)

Fall 2017 - IYO Bosnia and Herzegovina Feature (Potter College Arts and Letters)

November 9 - Event series aims to culturally educate students (WKU Herald)

November 7 - Bosnia to BG (WKU Herald)

October 27 - First Foodways event shows culture in coffee (WKU Herald)

October 25 - Bosnian coffee display to be at Kentucky Museum (WKU Herald)

October 16-20 - WKU Week in Photos

October 3 - Exhibit explores Bosnian culture (WKU Herald)

October 2 - WKU selects Kenya for 2020-2021 International Year Of... program (WKU News Press Release)

September 29 - Bosnian community honored in new WKU exhibit (BG Daily News)

September 25-30 - WKU Week in Photos

September 12 - Bosnian Film Festival continues this week (WKU Herald)

Aug 28 - Sept 2 WKU Week in Photos 

August 31 - International Year of Bosnia events continue (WKU Herald)

August 30 - WKU opens International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina programming (BG Daily News)

August 29 - Cafe kicks off International Year of Bosnia (WKU Herald)

June 1 - Kentucky Folklife Program spotlights cultural traditions through experiential exhibits (WKU Research Foundation)

May 2 - WKU preparing to launch 2017-2018 International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina (WKU News Press Release) 

 

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