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August 2012 View from the Hill

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.  

August  2012 Archives

August 2, 2012
August 9, 2012


Rachel Reetzke/Chinese Autism Research -A 2010 WKU graduate from Franklin, KY is well on her way to blazing a trail in the field of autism research.  In this week's View from the Hill, Rachel Reetzke talks about the path that's led her to this point.


KY Folklife Program - Western Kentucky University is nationally known for its folklore studies, offering the largest masters program in the country.  In this week's View from the Hill, see what makes WKU the perfect fit to be the new home for the Kentucky Folklife Program.


August 16, 2012

August 23, 2012



 WKU Nursing Expands - For years, the WKU Nursing Department has turned away dozens of qualified candidates for nursing school every semester because there simply was not enough room.  But that's about to change starting this semester and you'll see in this week's View from the HIll.


International Student Orientation - More than 600 international students are on the hill this semester, 140 of them for the first time.  In this week's View from the Hill, Amy Bingham shows you how the International Scholar and Student Services office made sure they were prepared for the transition.


August 30, 2012  


 2012 Hilltopper Football Preview - The Hilltopper football team kicks off its season tomorrow and the Tops are more than ready to build on last year's success.  Find out more in this week's View from the Hill.




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