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WKU surpasses record with $36.3 million in private support during 2016-17

WKU surpasses record with $36.3 million in private support during 2016-17

Jul 26th, 2017

WKU has surpassed its previous record of private support in a fiscal year with a new high of $36.3 million gifted in 2016-17.

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10 quick tips on the best study habits and more

Jul 26th, 2017

Being aware of your good study habits and recognizing your weaknesses early on will help you figure out strategies, so you can achieve your academic goals.

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CHHS Faculty Members Serving on Board of Directors for Local Agency

Jul 25th, 2017

Bowling Green, KY – Three faculty members from the WKU College of Health and Human Services have been chosen to serve on the Board of Directors for Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Kentucky.

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9 retiring members thanked for service to WKU Alumni Association Board

9 retiring members thanked for service to WKU Alumni Association Board

Jul 25th, 2017

The WKU Alumni Association recently thanked nine volunteers who are retiring from the WKU Alumni Association National Board of Directors after their term of office.

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Veterans Upward Bound at WKU accepting new students

Veterans Upward Bound at WKU accepting new students

Jul 25th, 2017

Veterans Upward Bound at WKU is accepting new students.

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Stuff the Bus continues to grow in impact through scholarships

Stuff the Bus continues to grow in impact through scholarships

Jul 25th, 2017

STUFF THE BUS provides an annual opportunity for community members to fill school buses with donated school supplies, which are distributed to Family Resources Centers at schools throughout Southcentral Kentucky.

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WKU PBS Pool Party, with Curious George, set for Aug. 6

WKU PBS Pool Party, with Curious George, set for Aug. 6

Jul 24th, 2017

Get ready for the end of summer WKU PBS Pool Party being held at the Russell Sims Aquatic Park on Sunday, Aug. 6, from noon to 5 p.m.

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11 new members elected to WKU Alumni Association board

11 new members elected to WKU Alumni Association board

Jul 21st, 2017

The WKU Alumni Association recently elected 11 new board members for 2017-2018.

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WKU Regents to hold retreat, quarterly meeting July 27-28

WKU Regents to hold retreat, quarterly meeting July 27-28

Jul 21st, 2017

The WKU Board of Regents will hold its annual retreat and quarterly meeting July 27-28.

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'There's No Place Like Home' theme for WKU Homecoming 2017

'There's No Place Like Home' theme for WKU Homecoming 2017

Jul 20th, 2017

WKU alumni and friends will celebrate "There’s No Place Like Home" for Homecoming 2017.

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2017 Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange to visit Bowling Green/Cave Country area

2017 Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange to visit Bowling Green/Cave Country area

Jul 20th, 2017

The Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange (RUX) will gather in Bowling Green July 28-30 for the second 2017 Rural-Urban Exchange Community Intensive.

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New WKU president shares thoughts about regional campuses

Jul 19th, 2017

Partnerships and matching resources with community needs were among the focuses Western Kentucky University's new president discussed during his visit at the Glasgow-Barren County Chamber of Commerce's quarterly breakfast.

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WKU graduate nominated for Primetime Emmy Award

WKU graduate nominated for Primetime Emmy Award

Jul 18th, 2017

Becky Ann Baker, a 1975 WKU graduate, is a first-time nominee for a Primetime Emmy Award for her work on the HBO series "Girls."

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WKU PBS earns 7 Emmy nominations; Beckley receives Silver Circle Award

WKU PBS earns 7 Emmy nominations; Beckley receives Silver Circle Award

Jul 18th, 2017

WKU PBS, WKU’s Public Television Service, has been nominated for seven awards in six categories for the 53rd Annual Ohio Valley Emmy Awards. Cheryl Beckley also is being recognized with the Silver Circle Award.

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WKU president visits Owensboro

Jul 14th, 2017

Caboni's trip marks first to city in more than 20 years

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Bevin appoints George Nichols III as WKU Regent

Bevin appoints George Nichols III as WKU Regent

Jul 14th, 2017

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed George Nichols III of Potomac, Maryland, to the WKU Board of Regents.

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Cravens honored for playing in 60th straight WKU Faculty-Staff Golf Tournament

Cravens honored for playing in 60th straight WKU Faculty-Staff Golf Tournament

Jul 14th, 2017

A special milestone was celebrated Friday morning as Dr. Raymond Cravens, retired WKU administrator and faculty member, was recognized for playing in the annual Faculty-Staff Golf Tournament for 60 consecutive years.

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Caboni sees national role for WKU

Jul 13th, 2017

Caboni, who started the job two weeks ago, is touring the university’s regional campuses this week and started with Elizabethtown. He met with community members at a reception Wednesday hosted by Hardin County Schools. Before the reception, he sat down w

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WKU to offer Educational Leadership Doctoral Program at Fort Knox

Jul 11th, 2017

WKU will offer its Educational Leadership Doctoral Program at Fort Knox with the first cohort of students scheduled to begin the Ed.D. program in January 2018.

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WKU Institute for Rural Health Receives $50,000 Grant

Jul 10th, 2017

The WKU Institute for Rural Health (IRH) in the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) received a $50,000 grant from the Good Samaritan Foundation Inc., a ministry of the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.

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