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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

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.

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May 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.  


May 2012 Archives

May 3, 2012
May 10, 2012
 

Gary Ransdell in Broadcast Booth- WKU's President takes on yet another role during baseball season.  He often joins the Voice of the Hilltoppers, Randy Lee, inside the broadcast booth.
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Alumni Dues Paid for Graduates - Those graduating from WKU this weekend are getting an unexpected gift from the academic deans.  In this week's View from the Hill, Amy Bingham tells us why the university hopes it's the gift that keeps on giving.


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May 17, 2012

May 24, 2012

 

 

International Student Teaching - Just over a week ago, nearly 40 students were flying home from their student teaching assignments in six different countries.  In this week's View from the Hill, Amy Bingham has an up-close look at one of the amazing experiences.

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Greenhouse Opens - A national research lab located at WKU's farm is now complete after a long-awaited greenhouse opened a few weeks ago.  In this week's View from the Hill, Amy Bingham explains the environmental impact of research being done on soil, air and water.

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May 31, 2012  

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Transit of Venue Preview - An astronomical phenomenon is happening next Tuesday evening and WKU doesn't want you to miss it.  A Transit of Venus viewing party is being held at Houchens-LT Smith stadium for this once-in-a-lifetime event.


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