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  1. Shaw student wins top journalism awardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... & Saber, the newspaper focusing on Fort Benning and military news. In the fall, she is off to Western Kentucky University to study English and journalism. "I think I came into journalism at a good time," she said. "I grew up a lot in technology. ...


  2. Seriously, please take her stuff:' Tongue-in-cheek obit captures quirks of late Columbus womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBNS

    ... with David Hasselhoff, a fact which greatly disappointed her in years to come. A graduate of Western Kentucky University in 1978, she was a triple major in French, Spanish and Latin, and she was fluent in all three. You hadn't lived until you'd seen ... 1 comment

  3. Solomon tops UTEP 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Trinadad Express

    ... in Tennessee, Peli Alzola was sixth overall in both the women's 100m and 200m events. The Western Kentucky University sprinter clocked 11.83 seconds in the 100 and a windy 24.22 in the longer sprint. In California, Shawna Fermin clocked 54.95 ...


  4. honored by Kentucky Associated Press Broadcasters Read Story Derrick RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | WHAS11

    ... their commitment." Hagan, a senior broadcast news and sports management double major at Western Kentucky University, received a third place award for a feature story on the future of college athletics. Hagan won second place honors along with Haddy ...


  5. Theater program aims to divert youth from wrong pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Myrtle Beach Online

    When kids make poor choices, it's easy for them to go down the wrong path without guidance. So, a Western Kentucky University theater program is attempting to intervene in the lives of local low-level juvenile offenders by allowing them to act out their experiences on stage.


  6. Gov, Cabinet Go In-House For New Insurance CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | CBS Local

    ... from him as we transition," Altmaier said. Altmaier, who received a degree in mathematics from Western Kentucky University, briefly worked as a high school teacher before going to work for a private insurance agency in 2006. He joined the state ...


  7. Florida Picks Deputy Altmaier to Be Next Insurance CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Insurance Journal West

    ... who has been with the Florida OIR since 2008. A Kentucky native, he is a 2004 graduate of Western Kentucky University where he majored in mathematics. He spent two years working in a Tallahassee insurance agency (Peggy Browning Insurance Agency) in ...


  8. Price For KTHX/Reno Sale To Lotus: $1.2 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | AllAccess.com

    ... buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Adult Standards WJZN-A (KOOL AM)/AUGUSTA, ME. WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY has applied for a Silent STA for W275BT/LAWRENCEBURG, KY and is filing to reduce power and rebroadcast noncommercial ...


  9. The Latest: Eastern Kentucky University joins tuition hikesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... raise tuition in the wake of decreased state funding, including Northern Kentucky University and Western Kentucky University. The increases come after a legislative session during which lawmakers approved Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's 4.5 percent ...


  10. NKU, WKU plan tuition hikes after state funding cutsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | KSL-TV

    ... also called for a 3 percent increase in student housing and faculty and student parking costs. Western Kentucky University is seeking a 4.5 percent tuition increase and millions in program and staff cuts to address a $6 million shortfall for the ...


  11. Haywood headed into Kentucky Athletic Hall of FameRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Floyd County Times

    ... Club, Scott Davenport, Shaun Alexander and Joel Utley. Carrier averaged 26 points per game at Western Kentucky University, breaking the school's scoring record. He was a three-time All-Star in the ABA. As a high school basketball player for Oldham ...


  12. Pat Jones created this Radiohead poster for a Chicago show. It's included in his book, as well.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Cincinnati.com

    ... It was the closest thing he could find to a graphic design class then. He studied fine art at Western Kentucky University, pursuing such traditions as painting and ceramics. There's a similar appeal to poster art. Jones calls it "a handmade, low-run ...


  13. Simple SeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Popular Woodworking

    ... professional cabinetmaker and furniture maker before joining the team here, and is a graduate of Western Kentucky University. Jon is currently on a quest to ditch (most of) his power tools and build a record player stand in his cramped basement.


  14. Council Sets Tuition And Mandatory Fee Ceilings For State's Colleges And UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Council on Postsecondary Education set 2016-17 tuition and mandatory fee ceilings for resident undergraduate students at its meeting earlier today at Western Kentucky University. The approved tuition ceilings will help campuses partially offset new state funding cuts, mandated pension increases, and fixed and unavoidable cost increases such as health insurance and maintenance and operations.


  15. Journal photog's work was spot onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Morning Journal

    ... he Flint Journal, The Seattle Times and the San Francisco Chronicle, as well as a professor from Western Kentucky University.


  16. Process slow, but at least budget is doneRead the original story

    Monday Apr 25 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... 2017 under a new system that rewards institutions that do things such as produce more graduates. Western Kentucky University did get some good news out of this budget. The budget includes equity funding of about $2.5 million for WKU, which is an ...


  17. Tracing the ancestry of dung beetlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | EurekAlert!

    One of the largest and most important groups of dung beetles in the world evolved from a single common ancestor and relationships among the various lineages are now known, according to new research by an entomologist from Western Kentucky University . The study by Dr T. Keith Philips, recently published in the open access journal Zookeys , provides important insights into the evolution and diversity of these dung beetles, which make up about half of the world's dung beetle fauna.


  18. Read CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... be a teacher and coach. A pre-law club in college changed his mind. He received a B.A. degree at Western Kentucky University and his law degree at the University of Kentucky. He said he's always been apolitical, and was happy as an attorney at the ...


  19. Books and Beyond: Dr. Seuss versus jail timeRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | The Star

    ... to the Huffpost Books. My prison experience with illiterates began in 1963, at what is now Western Kentucky University (where I taught biology). With a growing family, I took summer break to work for a faculty psychologist, Dr. Shedd. He ran a ...


  20. Dr. Norris joins Graves & Gilbert ClinicRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Bbech tree news

    Graves Gilbert Clinic is pleased to announce that Ashley Norris, D.O. is joining Phillip Bale, M.D. and William Travis, M.D. at our Glasgow office. A native of Morgantown, KY, Dr. Norris earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Western Kentucky University and graduated in the top ten of her class as a Doctor of Osteopathy at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine.