Archive for the Community Service 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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Senior’s selfless service rewarded

Alex Kimura, a senior from Louisville, Ky., studying Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Justice and Equity, received the President’s Award for Service. Kimura, a WKU SpiritMaster has helped to create a sense of philanthropy on WKU’s campus. (Read more…)

Honors in the News: March 25

Senior geography major Olivia Payne went on a class trip to the Ozark Mountains with other geography and geology students to obtain fieldwork experience. Read more about the trip on the WKU News Blog. Bowling Green sophomore Poorvie Patel is becoming a bone marrow donor after participating in a bone marrow drive organized by fellow Honors student Alex Kimura, a
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HonorsToppers Host Annual Trivia Bowl

A record 22 teams participated in the third annual Big Red’s Trivia Bowl Saturday hosted by the HonorsToppers, the student ambassadors of the Honors College. (Read more…)

Cookies for Cleanliness

Banana nut muffins, caramel brownies, peanut butter cookies and other baked goods lined the table outside Downing University Center where Honors Club members were raising funds for Camp Loucon. (Read more…)

Honors Students Fight World Hunger

Alex Kimura, an Honors sophomore from Louisville, has been receiving notice for her efforts to start a chapter of FeelGood on campus, an organization which seeks to end world hunger one grilled cheese at a time.