WKU Honors Today #3: Django Unchained, Scholarships, Education & the First Presidential Election

Today is the 7th day of 2013. There are 358 days left in the year.

Did you know?


Kim Robillard, WKU alum and Glasgow native, plays the balding bartender in Django Unchained. (Posted by Craig Taylor, Professor emeritus of Sociology at WKU, on Jan 1, 2013 on WKU Compliments)

Opportunity of the Day


  • Nice list of scholarships by the NCHC, the professional association of Honors programs & colleges
  • For a much more comprehensive list of scholarships, organized by subject, go to the one maintained by the Office of Scholar Development (OSD). They are more than happy to help you with your application.

More summer 2013 internships, fellowships & research opportunities

Quote of the Day

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. (William Butler Yeats, Irish poet, 1865-1939)

Today in History

Today in 1789, the first U.S. presidential election was held. Americans voted for electors who, a month later, chose George Washington to be the nation’s first president. (AP)

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