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University of Mississippi Professor Chris Offutt named winner of 2017 Kentucky Literary Award

University of Mississippi Professor Chris Offutt named winner of 2017 Kentucky Literary Award

May 11th, 2017

The Southern Kentucky Book Fest partnership announced Chris Offutt as the winner of this year’s Kentucky Literary Award (KYLA) for his book "My Father, the Pornographer: A Memoir."

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WKU junior selected for Library Student Assistant Scholarship

WKU junior selected for Library Student Assistant Scholarship

May 11th, 2017

WKU junior Charlotte Briggs of Lexington has been selected as the recipient of the WKU Library Student Assistant Scholarship for fall 2017.

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2 WKU graduates recognized by James Madison Fellowship Foundation

2 WKU graduates recognized by James Madison Fellowship Foundation

May 10th, 2017

Two WKU graduates were recognized by the James Madison Fellowship Foundation.

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WKU students receive Undergraduate Library Research Awards

WKU students receive Undergraduate Library Research Awards

May 10th, 2017

WKU students Dylan Duckworth of Antioch, Illinois, and Madelynn Williams of Bowling Green were recognized for receiving the Undergraduate Library Research Award for University Experience (UE) classes.

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2017 New 25 Year Club Members and Retirees

May 9th, 2017

A list of all new members of the 25 Year Club and retirees who have at least 10 years of service at WKU.

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WKU PUBLIC RELATIONS STUDENTS, GRADUATES WIN AWARDS FOR 2016 RESEARCH, CAMPAIGNS

May 9th, 2017

Teams earn distinctions for senior capstone projects from PRSA Nashville

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Two generations gather to discuss the Stoic philosophy

Two generations gather to discuss the Stoic philosophy

May 9th, 2017

Members of WKU’s Society for Lifelong Learning shared their classroom with a younger generation this semester and enjoyed engaging discussions and new perspectives as a result.

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Breedlove Named President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted

Breedlove Named President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted

May 8th, 2017

Dr. Lynette Breedlove, Director of The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky, has been elected President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted (TAG), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).

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8 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

8 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

May 8th, 2017

Eight WKU students were recognized by the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Six students will receive scholarships of up to $5,000 for summer study abroad programs while two others were named alternates.

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The Washington Post Lists The Gatton Academy as a Top Performing School for 9th Consecutive Year

The Washington Post Lists The Gatton Academy as a Top Performing School for 9th Consecutive Year

May 8th, 2017

The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU has been named to The Washington Post’s list of top-performing schools with elite students for the ninth consecutive year.

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Confucius Institute at WKU dedicates building

Confucius Institute at WKU dedicates building

May 5th, 2017

The Confucius Institute at WKU held a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Model Confucius Institute Building on May 5.

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WKU recognizes 2017 Faculty Award recipients

WKU recognizes 2017 Faculty Award recipients

May 5th, 2017

WKU recognized five faculty members for outstanding contributions in the areas of Teaching, Research and Creativity, Public Service, Student Advisement and Teaching by Part-Time Faculty.

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21 KIIS study abroad students awarded Gilman Scholarships

21 KIIS study abroad students awarded Gilman Scholarships

May 4th, 2017

Twenty-one KIIS students, including eight from WKU, received the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad on Summer 2017 KIIS programs.

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WKU dedicates Jody Richards Hall

WKU dedicates Jody Richards Hall

May 4th, 2017

WKU dedicated Jody Richards Hall on May 4.

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6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships

6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships

May 3rd, 2017

A record six students at The Gatton Academy have received nationally-competitive scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y).

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6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships for summer language immersion

6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships for summer language immersion

May 3rd, 2017

A record six students at The Gatton Academy have received nationally-competitive scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y).

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11 inducted into WKU chapter of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

11 inducted into WKU chapter of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

May 3rd, 2017

The WKU chapter of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society inducted 11 members April 20 at its Spring 2017 Induction Ceremony on the WKU campus in the Downing Student Union.

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2 WKU students selected to participate in Fulbright Summer Institute

2 WKU students selected to participate in Fulbright Summer Institute

May 3rd, 2017

WKU students Hayden Grace and Madeline Marita have been selected to participate in Fulbright Summer Institutes in the United Kingdom.

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WKU Film features alum, student work in spring festival on May 6

WKU Film features alum, student work in spring festival on May 6

May 3rd, 2017

WKU Film celebrates student work with a lineup of films and research projects from the year and a special screening of WKU alum and screenwriter Jack Bryant’s feature film "Fair Haven" on May 6.

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