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December 2011 View from the Hill Archives

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.  

December Archives

December  8 , 2011 December 15, 2011
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Claire Donahue  - A former WKU swimmer has her sights set on the 2012 Olympics.  Claire Donahue talks about her childhood dream and her other accomplishments on the hill.


Freida Eggleton -  For twenty five years, commencements at WKU have been coordinated by the same person.  Long-time registrar Freida Eggleton talks about the changes she's seen over the years.



December 22, 2011
December 29, 2011



Confucius Institute Conference - WKU's Confucius Institute garners global attention at the annual CI Conference in Beijing.  President Gary Ransdell was asked to share WKU's success with delegates from around the world.


Chinese Partner Universities - WKU's efforts in clean coal research have been spilling over into China for more than a decade.  The connections are also having a huge impact on WKU's Confucius Institute.


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