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Herald, Talisman win three Pacemakers, additional awards

Herald, Talisman win three Pacemakers, additional awards

Oct 30th, 2017

WKU’s student publications received top national awards during the National College Media Convention Oct. 26-29 in Dallas.

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WKU Forensics Team wins in West Virginia

WKU Forensics Team wins in West Virginia

Oct 30th, 2017

Five WKU Forensics Team members traveled to Huntington, West Virginia, the weekend of Oct. 28-29 to take part in a tournament hosted by Marshall University. WKU’s squad won both the team quality award and the Limited Entries team sweepstakes award.

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3 selected for 2018 class of Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame

3 selected for 2018 class of Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame

Oct 30th, 2017

Members of the 10th class of the Governor Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame have been selected. Gloria K. Compton, Ronald Montgomery and Mattie Jo Smith will be inducted Feb. 6 in Frankfort.

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WKU Sisterhood awards grants to two projects

WKU Sisterhood awards grants to two projects

Oct 27th, 2017

The WKU Sisterhood awarded grants to two projects at its annual meeting on Friday (Oct. 27).

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WKU Regents approve 5-year diversity, equity, inclusion plan

WKU Regents approve 5-year diversity, equity, inclusion plan

Oct 27th, 2017

The WKU Board of Regents approved a university-wide diversity, equity and inclusion plan for academic years 2017-2022.

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CSD Senior Selected for National Student State Officer Position

Oct 27th, 2017

Communication Sciences and Disorders Senior, Alexa Colvin, has been selected as Kentucky’s National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Student State Officer.

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4 Gatton Academy Students Named Semifinalists in 2017 Siemens Competition

4 Gatton Academy Students Named Semifinalists in 2017 Siemens Competition

Oct 25th, 2017

Four Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky students have been recognized as national semifinalists in the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology.

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WKU Foundation receives payment to fund the Graves Gilbert Clinic Endowment Fund for Excellence in Healthcare

Oct 24th, 2017

A Graves Gilbert Clinic Endowment Fund for Excellence in Healthcare has recently been established through a partnership with Western Kentucky University (WKU) and the WKU College of Health and Human Services (CHHS).

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WKU to celebrate International Education Week Nov. 6-10

WKU to celebrate International Education Week Nov. 6-10

Oct 24th, 2017

WKU will celebrate International Education Week Nov. 6-10 with events that emphasize the importance of fostering cultural awareness and preparing WKU students to become productive, engaged and socially responsible citizen-leaders of a global society.

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WKU participating in Mix It Up at Lunch Day on Oct. 31

WKU participating in Mix It Up at Lunch Day on Oct. 31

Oct 24th, 2017

WKU will be participating in the international Mix It Up at Lunch Day on Oct. 31.

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'Give Red, Give Life': WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive Nov. 13-15

'Give Red, Give Life': WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive Nov. 13-15

Oct 24th, 2017

"Give Red, Give Life." Schedule an appointment now for the WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive competition Nov. 13-15 at WKU's Preston Health and Activities Center.

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'An Evening With' event Nov. 14 to feature conversation about opioid epidemic

'An Evening With' event Nov. 14 to feature conversation about opioid epidemic

Oct 24th, 2017

Dr. Todd R. Cheever, associate dean of the new University of Kentucky College of Medicine–Bowling Green Campus, will be the featured guest during “An Evening With” on Nov. 14 at WKU’s Augenstein Alumni Center.

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WKU professor returns from three-week Latin American expedition

Oct 23rd, 2017

Dr. David Keeling, Distinguished University Professor of Geography, returned recently from a Latin American expedition that visited seven destinations, completing a three-week journey representing WKU and the American Geographical Society.

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WKU Board of Regents to meet Oct. 27

WKU Board of Regents to meet Oct. 27

Oct 23rd, 2017

The WKU Board of Regents will conduct its fourth quarterly meeting on Friday, Oct. 27.

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WKU Forensics Team competes in Mississippi and Missouri

WKU Forensics Team competes in Mississippi and Missouri

Oct 23rd, 2017

The WKU Forensics Team traveled to the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri, and the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, to take part in four tournaments the weekend of Oct. 21-22.

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