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IdeaFestival Bowling Green at WKU: Creativity & Innovation – volunteer opportunities & contest to win free tickets

Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 8.30am – 4.15pm, Downing Student Union (DSU) Auditorium Great volunteer opportunities! Sign up here today! Contest to win free tickets to the IdeaFestival We are giving out 10 free tickets to IdeaFestival ($10 value each) The … Continue reading

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A celebration of educating gifted, talented children

Julia Link Roberts & Nancy Green, The Courier-Journal, August 8, 2013 (links added) When people around the world think of Kentucky, the first image that likely comes to mind for many is that of thoroughbreds racing down the track at … Continue reading

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World conference for gifted education will be held Aug. 10-14 in Louisville

Local educators and parents will have a unique opportunity this summer to learn from the world’s leading experts in gifted education, and they won’t have to drive across the country or fly around the globe to do it. The World … Continue reading

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Why WKU is a global leader in gifted education

For the second time since October, a delegation of educators from Saudi Arabia is visiting WKU to learn best practices in gifted education.   In this week’s View from the Hill, Amy Bingham shows us why WKU is a world wide … Continue reading

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Pathways to Excellence

Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE) 33rd Annual Conference Mon, Feb 4 – Tue, Feb 5, 2013 Marriott Griffin Gate, Lexington, KY Proposal deadline: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 KAGE is housed at WKU’s Center for Gifted Studies)

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More than 600 students participate in 2012 Fall Super Saturdays program

Even as the holidays grew closer and closer, a program at WKU for high-ability and high-interest students kept children excited about fun in the classroom rather than food and festivities to come. The Center for Gifted Studies’ Fall Super Saturdays … Continue reading

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2 WKU educators honored by National Association for Gifted Children

The National Association for Gifted Children honored Dr. Julia Link Roberts, right, WKU Mahurin Professor of Gifted Education, with its Distinguished Service Award, and Dr. Nielsen Pereira, WKU assistant professor of education, with an Outstanding Doctoral Student Award at a … Continue reading

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