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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

School of Nursing Staff - Deborah Williams

Dr. Deborah Williams, PhD

Dr. Deborah Williams, PhD

Professor, Transitional Retiree

Phone:  270-745-2391


Dr. Williams has degrees from WKU, Vanderbilt University, and University of Louisville. Her areas of specialty are psychiatric-mental health nursing and nursing education.

She has taught in the Associate Degree Nursing Program, the prelicensure BSN Program, and the RN to BSN Program. Dr. Williams served as the prelicensure program coordinator for approximately 10 years.


Professional memberships include Kentucky Nurses Association/American Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Dr. Williams has published in the areas of mental health nursing, nursing education, and preparation for NCLEX success.

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