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September 2011 VFTH Archives

View from the Hill

"View from the Hill" is a weekly segment highlighting the programs, people and happenings that make WKU a leading American university with international reach.

The reports can be seen on Bowling Green's ABC affiliate, WBKO, on Thursdays at 5 and 10 pm.

If you have an idea for a future segment, please contact Amy DeCesare.

September Archive

September 1,  2011

September 8, 2011

Peru Expedition - A WKU Geography professor is once again having his expertise tapped on a global scale.  WKU Photographer Clinton Lewis accompanied Dr. John All on his latest research expedition.


Cherry Great-Great Granddaughter - Henry Hardin Cherry, the founding president of Western Kentucky University, is immortalized in a statue that looks out over Bowling Green.  That statue has a special meaning for a WKU freshman this semester.


September 15, 2011

 September 22, 2011


Perdue Gift - Food processing giant Perdue has jump-started a major gift to the Food Processing and Technology program at WKU-Owensboro. The money will provide a huge boost to the growing program.


Mobile Health Unit - If you can't get to the doctor or dentist's office, what if they came to you?  That's the idea behind the mobile health units at Western Kentucky University.  It's a program that's been around for ten years this fall.


September 29, 2011



 Green Education Award - WKU continues to be singled out for its sustainability.  Find out why a WKU Faculty member received a prestigious, national award.






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