Archive for the Bowling Green Tag

Honors students driving force behind Share A Swipe at WKU

Arete contribution by Shelley Spalding Nearly all WKU students have had the experience of having three or four meal plans left to spend on a Sunday night. They go to the food court, get a few soft drinks, Poptarts, and some random kind of gum—just enough to use all their meal plans remaining from the week. Tyler Jury, a graduating
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Humans – accident or necessity?

Arete contribution by Whitney Allen College is full of choices.  Scholars in the Honors College at WKU choose from a wide selection of classes to fulfill Honors hour requirements. Each Honors student must take three hours of colloquium courses, and there are a variety of topics in this category. Dr. Gordon Emslie, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at
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Will Meredith: a singing, dancing scholar

Arete contribution by Brittany Moster What acts, sings, directs, has created an original play, and speaks Chinese?  It’s not a what, but a who, and he’s a member of the Honors College at WKU. Will Meredith, a senior from Bowling Green and a musical theatre major, has done all this and more during his time at WKU, and he accredits
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Honors College graduate applies to become mock astronaut

Honors College scholars at WKU have been known to travel to the edges of the earth, including China, India, England, France, Australia, among dozens of other locations around the globe. But one Honors College graduate has interests out of this world—literally. Meredith Bartley, a 2009 graduate of the Honors College at WKU with a degree in biology, applied to become
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HonorsToppers host trivia bowl to benefit Center for Courageous Kids

Arete story by Will Lyle In high school, many scholars of the Honors College at WKU participated in their academic team or in other academic competitions; without something comparable in college, it can be hard to relive the “glory days,” when the thrill of quick recall was a reality.  Now, the Honors College, along with the HonorsToppers, are offering an
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Scholar Receives Foundation for Global Scholars Award

A senior in the Honors College, Sara Moody, has been awarded a Foundation for Global Scholars Award. (Read more…)

Scholar Receives EPA Fellowship

Clarice Esch, an Honors College student, has received a competitive fellowship from the Environmental Protection Agency. (Read more…)