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Personal Excellence Events

Personal Excellence Events-Fall 2014

All events listed are FREE with a WKU student ID.

PHASE I: August 17th-September 27th

September

Organization            Event Date Time Location

Hardin Planetarium                       

Curiosity Climbs: The Extended Mission on Mars

Sunday, September 7th-Sunday, October12th

T, R, 7pm; Sun. 2pm

Hardin Planetarium

Greek Affairs

Greek 101: National Panhellenic Council Membership

Monday, September 8th

6pm

GRH 2009

WKU Environmental Health and Safety

Fire and Life Safety Training Day

Tuesday, September 9th

10am-2pm

Centennial Mall

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Mary E. Henley Lecture Series Presents Stephen Ritz, "Farming for the Future: Investing in Your Community to Change the World"

Tuesday, September 9th

7-10pm

Van Meter Auditorium

Greek Affairs

Greek 101: National Panhellenic Council Membership

Wednesday, September 10th

6pm

GRH 2009

Gender and Women's Studies

Gender Images Film Series Presents: Girls

Wednesday, September 10th

7pm

MMTH Auditorium

Military Student Services

Day of Service and Remembrance

Thursday, September 11th

All Day

Guthrie Bell Tower

Art Department

Lecture from Visiting Artist Sandra Fernandez

Thursday, September 11th

5:30pm

CH 125

Student Activities

Film Screening: Lone Survivor

Thursday, September 11th

6pm

DSU Niteclass

Counseling and Testing Center

Purpose-Identity-Hope: How do You Stay Grounded and Stress Free as a Black Student at a Predominantly White University

Thursday, September 11th

6pm

Gary Ransdell Hall

Counseling and Testing Center

The Love Group Presents: Drum Circle, for Release!

Thursday, September 11th

7pm

PFT Lawn

Greek Affairs

Greek 101: National Panhellenic Council Membership

Friday, September 12th

4pm

GRH 2009

Dept. of Political Science

Pizza and Politics: "Islam and Politics," presented by Dr. Michael McClellan, WKU Diplomat in Residence, and Dr. Soleiman Kiasatpour

Monday, September 15th

12:30-1:30pm

GH 339

Academic Advising and Retention Center

Majors and Minors Fair/Study Abroad Fair

Tuesday, September 16th

11am-2pm

Preston Health and Activities Center 

Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Lunch and Learn: "Michael Brown and Black Men"

Tuesday, September 16th

1-2pm

DSU 2084 

Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility

Third Tuesday Tea: Media and Politics, presented by Dick Taylor of the WKU School of Journalism and Broadcasting

Tuesday, September 16th

4-5pm

MMTH Auditorium

History Dept.

"The Constitution and Whose Property? The Use and Abuse of the Fourteenth Amendment," presented by professors Patricia Minter, Tony Harkins, and Thea Browder

Tuesday, September 16th

4-5pm

Faculty House

Greek Affairs

Greek 101: National Panhellenic Council Membership

Tuesday, September 16th

6pm

GRH 2009

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

Project Affect

Wednesday, September 17th

11am-2pm

Centennial Mall

Greek Affairs

Greek 101: National Panhellenic Council Membership

Wednesday, September 17th

6pm

GRH 2009

Gender and Women's Studies

Guest Speaker Dr. Stephanie Gilmore, "Confronting Sexual Violence on College Campuses: Learning from Student Activities"

Wednesday, September 17th

7pm

DSU Niteclass

Office of Scholar Development

Guest Speaker Dr. Stephanie Gilmore, "Research Matters: A Workshop on Asking and Answering Research Questions"

Thursday, September 18th

3pm

DSU 3123

Academic Advantage Series Workshops

"Starting the Semester off Right: Getting Organized," presented by Judy Scott

Thursday, September 18th

4pm

GRH Auditorium (1074)

Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility

Film Series: Bill Moyers Journal on Media and Politics, presented by Dick Taylor of the WKU School of Journalism andBroadcasting

Thursday, September 18th

4-5pm

MMTH Auditorium

Gender and Women's Studies

Q&A: Sexual Violence on College Campuses, hosted by Dr. Stephanie Gilmore

Thursday, September 18th

6pm

Helm 100

WKU Film Program

Essential Cinema Series: Wings of Desire

Thursday, September 18th

7pm

MMTH Auditorium

English Department

Creative Writing Reading Series: Joe Survant

Monday, September 22nd

7pm

CH 125

WKU Center for Literacy

Study Strategies for the Sciences

Wednesday, September 24th

1-2pm

TPH 401

Academic Advantage Series Workshops

"Motivation and Goal Setting," presented by Dr. Lisa Duffin

Wednesday, September 24th

4pm

GRH Auditorium (1074)

Confucius Institute

"Understanding China" Symposium

Friday, September 26th

1:30-3:30pm

GRH Auditorium (1074)

WKU Libraries

Faraway Flix: Ecuador-Que Tan Lejos

Friday, September 26th

 

Faculty House

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