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Wednesday September 28th
All Day
ASPECTS: New Media Art by Korean Artists
Location: FAC Gallery
Description:

The exhibition presents a number of new media arts by Korean artists who are engaged in a creative revolution as much by developments in science and technology as by style or medium and explore the pervasive interdependence between technology and contemporary culture.

All Day
ASPECTS: Works by Korean Artists in America
Location: FAC Gallery
Description:

An art exhibition consisting of a variety work by Korean artists based in America. This show will provide a unique opportunity to the community to experience another type of beauty of contemporary Korean art. This exhibition is curated by Professor Joon Sung.

9:00am - 4:00pm
Standing the Test of Time: Kentucky's White Oak Basket Tradition
Location: Kentucky Museum
Description:

Learn more about the exhibit on the Kentucky Museum website.

9:00am - 4:00pm
Backwards & Forwards: 20th Century Quilts Exhibit
Location: Kentucky Museum
Description:

More than 30 quilts and wall hangings illustrate how Kentucky quiltmakers looked to both the past and to the future for inspiration. In the first part of the 20th century, Americans' interest in their Colonial heritage contributed to a revival in quiltmaking, yet modern trends such as Art Nouveau and Art Deco also brought a contemporary feel to the work of some quilters and pattern designers.  The revival that began around the time of the U.S. Bicentennial also had a dual effect with some quilters choosing traditional methods while others began experimenting with modern fabrics, techniques, and motifs.  This divergence in approaches continued into the 21st century.

These quilts were selected from the Kentucky Museum's nationally significant collection which numbers more than 250 quilts and textile samples.

9:00am - 4:00pm
Standing the Test of Time: Kentucky's White Oak Basket Tradition
Location: Kentucky Museum - Gallery A
Description:

This exhibit explores the many facets of this white oak basket tradition and honors the basketmakers connected to this important regional art form. This exhibit will run through Jan. 31, 2017.

All Day
International Year of Bosnia-Herzegovina Logo Contest
Description:

We are currently accepting submissions for the International Year of Bosnia-Herzegovina Logo Contest! In spring 2017, the WKU campus will vote to select the logo and the contest will consist of three final logos designed by WKU students, chosen by the International Year Of… (IYO) Planning Committee from the pool of applicants. The winner of the contest will receive a $250 book scholarship, to be applied to the student’s TopNet account in the fall of 2017.

Even if you are early in your creative programs, we encourage you to submit your design! Learn more about the process here.

To be considered for the contest, designs must be submitted byDecember 19, 2016.

All Day
International Year of Bosnia-Herzegovina Logo Contest
Description:

We are currently accepting submissions for the International Year of Bosnia-Herzegovina Logo Contest! In spring 2017, the WKU campus will vote to select the logo and the contest will consist of three final logos designed by WKU students, chosen by the International Year Of… (IYO) Planning Committee from the pool of applicants. The winner of the contest will receive a $250 book scholarship, to be applied to the student’s TopNet account in the fall of 2017.

Even if you are early in your creative programs, we encourage you to submit your design! Learn more about the process here.

To be considered for the contest, designs must be submitted byDecember 19, 2016.

8:00am - 6:30pm
Honor's Choir
Location: VMH - VMH 0208
10:00am - 11:30am
Instructional Design Meeting
Location: GCC - GCC 0110
10:30am - 12:00pm
Admissions
Location: DSU - DSU 2123
11:00am - 2:00pm
Chuseok: Korean Thanksgiving
Location: Centennial Mall
Description:

Celebrate the fall seasion at Centennial Mall with a Hiltopper Chuseok. Learn how this Korean holiday is traditionally celebrated, sample Korean food, expore study abroad opportunities, and win giveaways.

11:00am - 2:00pm
Chuseok: Korean Thanksgiving
Location: Centennial Mall
Description:

Celebrate the fall seasion at Centennial Mall with a Hiltopper Chuseok. Learn how this Korean holiday is traditionally celebrated, sample Korean food, expore study abroad opportunities, and win giveaways.

11:00am - 2:00pm
WKU Love Your Melon
Location: OD - OD CentenMall A
11:30am - 1:00pm
Kimchee Tasting
Location: E-town Campus (Hallway in front of WKU E-town office)
Description:

Join the WKU E-town campus in celebrating the International Year of South Korea by sampling an iconic, classic Korean staple kimchee. 

11:30am - 1:00pm
Kimchee Tasting
Location: E-town Campus (Hallway in front of WKU E-town office)
Description:

Join the WKU E-town campus in celebrating the International Year of South Korea by sampling an iconic, classic Korean staple kimchee. 

1:00pm - 2:00pm
CTC Wednesday Workshop Series - Loss/Grief
Location: Adobe Connect
Description:

View WKU Counseling and Testing Center's Wednesday Workshop Series by visiting https://connect.wku.edu/ctc_lunch_n_learn.

1:45pm - 2:15pm
Center For Literacy Workshop Series - Time Management
Location: Adobe Connect
Description:

To view this workshop visit http://connect.wku.edu/crs

 

09/28 - Time Management: You know that feeling when a professor asks you to hand in your assignment and you just don’t have it? That sudden burst of panic when everyone else is turning in their papers and you just sit there? In this session, learn some strategies to keep yourself organized.

 

      

2:30pm - 7:00pm
Up 'Til Dawn Recruitment
Location: OD - OD CentenMall B
3:30pm - 4:30pm
ZSEIFS Bosnia-Herzegovina Open Forum
Location: HCIC 2017
Description:

Faculty interested in the Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar (ZSEIFS) to Bosnia-Herzegovina are invited to attend an open forum on Wednesday, September 28th  (HCIC 2017).   The ZSEIFS program is designed to provide a group of faculty members with an intensive 15-17 day study abroad experience in Bosnia-Herzegovina during late May and early June of 2017 with the goal of internationalizing the teaching, research and service of faculty participants. 

Co-leaders Jerry Daday, Gina Dzelil, and Addie Cheney will be present to answer questions and provide clarifications on a range a matters.  The meeting will be guided in large part by attendee questions.  Possible topics covered in the open forum include the application process, cost-share requirements for individual faculty, in-country logistics, expectations regarding outcomes, etc. 

For interested faculty unable to attend the forum, you are encouraged to contact Jerry Daday (jerry.daday@wku.edu) or Addie Cheney (andrea.cheney@wku.edu) directly.

For more information about the ZSEIFS to Bosnia and Herzegovina, click here.  

3:30pm - 4:30pm
ZSEIFS Bosnia-Herzegovina Open Forum
Location: HCIC 2017
Description:

Faculty interested in the Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar (ZSEIFS) to Bosnia-Herzegovina are invited to attend an open forum on Wednesday, September 28th  (HCIC 2017).   The ZSEIFS program is designed to provide a group of faculty members with an intensive 15-17 day study abroad experience in Bosnia-Herzegovina during late May and early June of 2017 with the goal of internationalizing the teaching, research and service of faculty participants. 

Co-leaders Jerry Daday, Gina Dzelil, and Addie Cheney will be present to answer questions and provide clarifications on a range a matters.  The meeting will be guided in large part by attendee questions.  Possible topics covered in the open forum include the application process, cost-share requirements for individual faculty, in-country logistics, expectations regarding outcomes, etc. 

For interested faculty unable to attend the forum, you are encouraged to contact Jerry Daday (jerry.daday@wku.edu) or Addie Cheney (andrea.cheney@wku.edu) directly.

For more information about the ZSEIFS to Bosnia and Herzegovina, click here.  

5:00pm - 6:00pm
DLI all Greek Women
Location: DSU - DSU 2085
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Geology Club Meeting
Location: EST - EST 0337
7:00pm - 10:00pm
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