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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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Centennial Market: The Colors of Ecuador

Centennial Mall, Wed, Sep 10, 11am – 2pm In celebration of the start of the 2014-15 International Year of Ecuador, the Office of International Programs, along with other campus and community members, will be transforming Centennial Mall into an Ecuadorian … Continue reading

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Community Band Concerts: Each Thursday, 7-8.30pm, in June 2014, FAC Outdoors

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis – WKU Cultural Enhancement Series, Van Meter Hall, WKU, Bowling Green, KY, Sep 30, 2014, 7.30pm CT

Mission Statement In the Spirit of Swing The mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center is to entertain, enrich and expand a global community for Jazz through performance, education and advocacy. We believe Jazz is a metaphor for Democracy. Because jazz … Continue reading

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Taste of Africa (African Student Association)

Wed, May 7, 2014, 6.30pm, Kentucky Museum Miss Africa USA Fashion Show Traditional Food Special Guest Performer Cultural Dance Photobooth African Exhibits Free Prizes!

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Honors College End of the Year Luau Themed Bash with Food, Games, Inflatables and Music!

Please RSVP here!

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Comic Book Ball: Refreshments, prize for the best costume & live DJ – Sponsored by Housing & Residence Life (HRL)

Come celebrate your favorite comic book characters and movie heroes! Fri, Apr 4, 2014, 7-10pm, Tate Page Hall Auditorium (room 132) Comic-themed refreshments, and costume contest! Prize will be awarded for the best costume! Live DJ!

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Guest Artist Recital: Brianna Matzke, Piano

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Race and Democracy in the Age of Obama – A Lecture by Dr. Cornel West

Justice is what love looks like in public. (Cornel West) Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear one of the leading African American intellectuals. Cornel West is a scholar, activist, self-described democratic intellectual, and an exceptionally eloquent and engaging speaker. … Continue reading

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2014 Spring Festival Gala: An Oriental Monsoon: Sat, Feb 8, 6pm, Van Meter

The Confucius Institute at WKU will host “An Oriental Monsoon,” performed by Hangzhou Normal University’s Student Troupe, on Feb. 8. The 2014 Spring Festival Gala will take place at Van Meter Hall; doors open at 6pm with the performance at … Continue reading

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