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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are 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

Office of Chief of Staff / General Counsel

The Office of the Chief of Staff / General Counsel

The Office of the Chief of Staff / General Counsel is responsible for the overall management of the President's Office and delegation of tasks related to the President or the President's Chief of Staff. It is the responsibility of the Chief of Staff to see that the President's goals are achieved and the initiatives of the President are brought to successful conclusion, to brief the President on policy issues, analyze proposals, assist in the process strategic decision making, including the summarization of key issues, represent the President as directed and ensure that the President's directives are sufficiently addressed by appropriate parties. In addition, the Chief of Staff / General Counsel provides advice, assistance, and guidance on legal issues. Western Kentucky University, as an institute of higher learning, seeks to provide the highest quality faculty and staff and a superior working and learning environment for the campus community.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14