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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

Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar













2015-2016-South Africa

2016-2017-South Korea

2017-2018-Bosnia & Herzegovina




 Need funding for your International Year Of program/event?

Check out our International Year of Country Support Grant!





First Week of Classes: IYO Country announced for upcoming year. September 1: ZSEIFS Applications made available on OIP website.
Last day of class before Thanksgiving holiday: Applications due. Announcement of selected participants made by no later than start of winter term.



First Week of Winter-term Classes: ZSEIFS participant selections announced.
January: Faculty Leader and Coordinator set schedule for
bi-monthly meetings—based around faculty participants' schedules.
February: Monthly seminar meetings begin (2 per month).
February 15: All participants MUST have valid passports by 2/15 March: Monthly pre-seminar meetings (2).
April: Monthly pre-seminar meetings (2).
May: Following end of semester, Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar departs.
July 1: All Evaluations and Program reports due.



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