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Bosnia and Herzegovina photo exhibition opening, film screening Jan. 31

Bosnia and Herzegovina photo exhibition opening, film screening Jan. 31

Jan 9th, 2018

WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting will host a reception on Jan. 31 for the opening of a photographic exhibition "Bosnia and Herzegovina: Then and Now" followed by a screening of the documentary film "Sarajevo Roses: A Cinematic Essay."

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WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

Dec 13th, 2017

Four WKU students were recognized by the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Isaac Barnes, Anais Compton and Jada Jefferson were selected as Gilman Scholars; Sarah Olive was named an alternate.

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WKU recognizes top students at 182nd Commencement

WKU recognizes top students at 182nd Commencement

Dec 9th, 2017

WKU recognized top students, doctoral graduates and ROTC cadets at its 182nd Commencement on Saturday (Dec. 9).

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Class of 2017 encouraged to use WKU experience to make a good life

Class of 2017 encouraged to use WKU experience to make a good life

Dec 9th, 2017

Graduates in the Class of 2017 were reminded Saturday (Dec. 9) that student success remains at the heart of why WKU exists today just as it did at school’s founding by Henry Hardin Cherry in 1906.

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WKU student awarded Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

Dec 6th, 2017

WKU student Kaitlyn Bison of Bowling Green recently was awarded a Study Abroad Grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

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5 WKU faculty members selected for 2018 program to Cuba

5 WKU faculty members selected for 2018 program to Cuba

Nov 30th, 2017

Five WKU faculty members have been selected to participate in the fifth Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar (ZSEIFS).

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3 GIS alumni assist in post-hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico

3 GIS alumni assist in post-hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico

Nov 21st, 2017

Three alumni from WKU’s Department of Geography and Geology who work for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) have been assigned to Puerto Rico to assist in post-hurricane recovery efforts.

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Bosnian Pita demonstration Nov. 16

Bosnian Pita demonstration Nov. 16

Nov 8th, 2017

In conjunction with the Kentucky Folklife Program and WKU's International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology‘s graduate Foodways class will be presenting a demonstration of Bosnian Pita at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 16.

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WKU CCSJ to present 'Beyond the Dream' Nov. 6 as part of International Education Week Dialogue Series

WKU CCSJ to present 'Beyond the Dream' Nov. 6 as part of International Education Week Dialogue Series

Nov 3rd, 2017

The WKU Center for Citizenship & Social Justice will present the documentary "Beyond the Dream" from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday (Nov. 6) in Jody Richards Hall Auditorium, as part of the International Education Week Dialogue Series.

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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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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 hosting third Global UGRAD-Pakistan student

WKU hosting third Global UGRAD-Pakistan student

Oct 19th, 2017

WKU is hosting its third student as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan).

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WKU student conducts research on sustainable tourism in Iceland

WKU student conducts research on sustainable tourism in Iceland

Oct 6th, 2017

WKU student Jason Fox recently completed research in Iceland studying environmental sustainability within the country’s whale watching tourism industry.

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Confucius Institute at WKU welcomes new teachers, wraps up fall activities

Confucius Institute at WKU welcomes new teachers, wraps up fall activities

Oct 3rd, 2017

In preparation for the 2017-18 academic year, the Confucius Institute at WKU welcomed new teachers and completed its Confucius Day activities.

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WKU selects Kenya for 2020-2021 International Year Of ... program

WKU selects Kenya for 2020-2021 International Year Of ... program

Oct 2nd, 2017

The WKU Office of International Programs has selected Kenya as the target country for the 2020-2021 International Year of… program following a spring 2017 call for proposals.

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International student gives back to campus community

International student gives back to campus community

Sep 19th, 2017

From the time he left his hometown of Arequipa, Peru, WKU Management and Economics senior Flavio Chavarri set out to make the most of receiving an education abroad.

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2017 Majors and Minors & Study Abroad Fair Sept. 19

2017 Majors and Minors & Study Abroad Fair Sept. 19

Sep 5th, 2017

WKU's Academic Advising & Retention Center and Study Abroad and Global Learning will host the 2017 Majors and Minors & Study Abroad Fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 19 in the Raymond B. Preston Health and Activities Center.

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'A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green' opens Sept. 29

'A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green' opens Sept. 29

Aug 30th, 2017

The Kentucky Folklife Program announces the opening of the exhibit "A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green" at the Kentucky Museum on WKU’s campus. The Opening Reception will be held Sept. 29.

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WKU CHNGES faculty, students conduct research in Vietnam

WKU CHNGES faculty, students conduct research in Vietnam

Aug 23rd, 2017

WKU faculty and graduate students from the Center for Human GeoEnvironmental Studies recently conducted research on the karst landscape in Vietnam.

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