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ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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Katherine Hale

Katherine Hale

Study Abroad Advisor

Office:  Grise Hall 128
Phone:  270-745-2571


Katherine Hale joined the Study Abroad and Global Learning team as Study Abroad Advisor in July of 2012. She holds a B.A. in Spanish, German, and Religious Studies from WKU. As an undergraduate she studied abroad in Mexico and Austria. Additionally, she spent an academic year working as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Argentina after graduating from WKU. Previous professional experiences include working in residence life at the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science at WKU and teaching ESL in Warren County Public Schools.

Katherine advises students on programs in Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Oceania except for Harlaxton, Semester at Sea, and exchange partner programs.

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