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Wednesday May 4th
9:00am - 9:00pm
Vision Mundial: Best Photojournalists of Latin America
Location: MMTH Gallery
Description:

The School of Journalism & Broadcasting is proud to present Visión Mundial: Latin America’s Best Photojournalists, a collection of 61 images taken by some of the leading photojournalists of Latin America. These riveting images from Latin America as well as around the globe represent a partial collection of the Pictures of The Year LATAM 2015 where a jury selects the best images from Latin American photojournalists. The 2015 San Miguel de Allende contest attracted more than 1,400 photojournalists to enter and close to 35,000 images and 168 multimedia stories were submitted.

POY Latam was created by Pablo Corral Vega and Loup Langton (Director of SJ&B) in 2011 to promote and celebrate excellence in documentary and artistic photography in Ibero-America and has become the largest and most prestigious contest of its kind.

The POY Latam contest takes place every two years.  The first one was judged in 2011 in Quito, Ecuador.  In 2013 the jury met in Fortaleza, Brazil, and in 2015 the judging took place in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.  The judging is open to the public and webcast live.  A blog in Spanish, Portuguese and English engages audiences in worldwide conversations throughout the week of judging.  Juries have included such international luminaries as Mary Ellen Mark, Gary Knight, Tomás Munita, Cristina García Rodero, Pascal Maitre and Magdalena Herrera.

The not-for-profit contest has no entry fee to ensure that no talent is excluded based on an economic burden.  It’s supported by a wide-range of sponsors from across the Americas. 

The exhibition is free and will be on display until Friday, May 6, in Mass Media and Technology Hall Gallery.

The gallery is open:

Sundays  3 to 9 pm CDT

Mondays through Wednesdays 9 am  to  9 pm CDT

Thursdays and Fridays 9 am to 5 pm CDT

For more information and directions to the gallery, please click here.  

11:00am - 6:00pm
Prepare for Finals Week
Location: Elizabethtown Resource Center RPC 130
Description:

 The WKU Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox Campus Library will help students prepare for their final exams from May 3-5

9:00am - 5:00pm
Ceramics Club Spring Sale
Location: FAC 151
Description:

ceramics club spring sale. dates: wednesday, may 4th-Friday, May 6th. Time: 9am-5pm. Location:FAC 151.

10:30am - 11:30am
Admissions
Location: DSU - DSU 2123
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Gender and Women's Studies Bake Sale
Location: OD - OD CentenMall A
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Audiovisual Services
Location: DSU - DSU 3020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Fashun Inc. Meetings Shivel
Location: AC - AC 0307
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Valleypalooza: May the 4th be with you
Location: The Valley
Description:

The 27th Annual Valleypalooza: "May the 4th be with you!"

 

Games, free food, cotton candy, prizes, free tshirts, inflatables & more!

 

Sponsored by WKU Housing & Residence Life, WKU Health & Fitness Lab Massage Therapy, WKU WellU, WKU Health Education and Promotion, and WKU Residence Hall Association

 

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5:00pm - 6:30pm
Revolution 91.7 Meeting
Location: DSU - DSU 2113
5:00pm - 6:30pm
United Way
Location: DSU - DSU 2086
6:15pm - 7:30pm
BMW General Member Meeting
Location: DSU - DSU 3006
7:00pm - 10:00pm
7:30pm
Student Leadership Award Ceremony
Location: DSU 3024
Description:

Student Leadership Award Ceremony for Hall Council, Resience Hall Association, and the Big Red Chapter of the National Residence Hall Honorary.

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