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WKU is guided by our vision to become A Leading American University with International Reach. That vision is achieved through nationally recognized programs such as Engineering, and Journalism & Broadcasting, and Accounting as well as the internationally renowned Forensics team.

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View from the Hill

View from the Hill

For some lucky students, getting accepted into WKU means much more than getting a letter in the mail. Amy Bingham takes us on some surprise visits to members of the class of 2021 in this week’s View from the Hill.

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