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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were 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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