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IdeaFestival 2014 #10: Disruptive Thinking, Ideation & Art Creation: Interrupt, Confuse & Transform the Common Sense of Practices – Sam Van Aken

Sam Van Aken Friday, October 3, 2014, 10.30-11.30am, (Kentucky Center) Sam Van Aken’s approach to ideation and art making follows a highly disruptive process that interrupts, confuses and transforms the common sense of practices; the established order of things. This … Continue reading

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IdeaFestival 2014 #3: Jazz Musician Wynton Marsalis on Art & Creativity in America

Wynton Marsalis Session: Wynton Marsalis Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (Kentucky Center) Wynton Marsalis is the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center and a world-renowned trumpeter, bandleader and composer. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana … Continue reading

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WKU Honors College Scholars at IdeaFestival 2014 in Louisville: An Eclectic Network of Global Thinkers & Innovators, A Celebration for the Intellectually Curious

The motto and approach of IdeaFestival is very similar to Honors education understood as transdisciplinary and transformative global education that cultivates global competence. I am therefore very excited to attend IdeaFestival this week in Louisville with Brad Cockrel (Mechanical Engineering … Continue reading

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International Year of Ecuador Grand Opening Reception

International Year of Ecuador Grand Opening Reception The Art Department and the Office of International Programs cordially invite you to celebrate the start of our yearlong exploration of Ecuador. Wednesday, September 10th, 4:30pm-6:30pm, FAC Main Gallery The event will spotlight … Continue reading

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Western Kentucky Film Festival 2014: May 4 – 9, Mass Media & Technology Hall (MMTH) Auditorium

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Pop Culture Studies Senior Seminar Presentations

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Honors College Student Charles Dillon Ward Wins Screenwriting Award at Nashville Film Festival for His Script, ‘The Ants Go Marching’

This is a great achievement! Charles Dillon Ward is a student in the Honors College who designed his own major. He will present his script as part of his Capstone Experience/Thesis (CE/T) Defense tomorrow morning at 9am in Cherry Hall … Continue reading

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Tracing the Unexplored: Brazil’s Multicultural Society (series)

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US Bank Celebration of the Arts Exhibition & Reception

Globe Light by Lynne Ferguson (2013 purchase award) Opening reception: Fri, Feb 28, 7.30-9.30pm, Kentucky Museum Exhibition open to the public: Mar 1 – Apr 5 (Museum hours)

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Potter College Career Linkages Conference: The ‘hot jobs’ of tomorrow aren’t jobs yet!

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