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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. Thursday and Friday classes also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert.

Board of Regents Members - Phillip W. Bale

Dr. Phillip W. Bale

Dr. Phillip W. Bale



Dr. Phillip W. Bale is a Family Physician from Glasgow, KY where he serves as the Medical Director and Founder of Bale Center for Prevention of Heart Attack, Stroke & Diabetes.  He received his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison; his M.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine; and Degree of Fellow with the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Dr. Bale currently serves as the Chairman of the Kentucky Museum Board of Directors.  He is married to Kristen Bale who served on the WKU Board of Regents from 1997 to 2001 and they have four children.  His term on the Board ends June 2015.

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