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Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

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Project Affect

Wed, Sep 25, 2013, 11am-3pm, WKU Grise Lawn Raindate: Sep 26 (same time & location) Register your group to participate many great volunteer opportunities Campus and Community organizations will share information on how you can be involved with their organization. … Continue reading

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Peru – From the Amazon to Machu Picchu: Community, Place & Leadership

Please note: An Honors (HON) section of GWS 470 is being offered More information Apply now

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Rules Of Engagement: How Students Can Learn Well And Do Good

David Skorton (President of Cornell) & Glenn Altschuler (Vice President for University Relations at Cornell), Forbes, May 28, 2013 Thanks to Elizabeth Gish for pointing out this post. Dr. Gish teaches HON 251 Citizen & Self, which puts into practice … Continue reading

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Get to know candidates to teach HON 251 Citizen and Self & give us feedback, starting this Thursday!

Over the next few weeks, the Honors College will bring five candidates to campus in the hopes of hiring two as new Honors faculty members.  Both new faculty will team-teach HON 251 with Professor Gish and be instrumental in developing … Continue reading

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Apply for internships with the WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships by April 19!

The ALIVE Center currently has 2 paid positions and 4 unpaid positions available. These are great opportunities to gain valuable experience, hone your skills, make a difference,  and network!

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Have experience serving communities? Interested in a service scholarship? Then come to this meeting!

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WKU group studies Cuban culture, completes service project

Participants in a WKU Winter Term course in Cuba visited Finca Vigia, Ernest Hemingway’s home until 1961, outside of Havana. The island of Cuba sits just 90 miles from the United States, yet it feels like another world. During Winter … Continue reading

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Seven Virtues of Engaged Citizenship – Lecture by Dr. Thad Williamson today at 6.30pm in Garrett 115

Wed, Feb 6, 6.30pm, Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility (ICSR), Garrett 115 The lecture is required for students in Citizen and Self (HON 251), but should be interesting to others and is open to all. Williamson was a student … Continue reading

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WKU offering Bonner scholarships

Members of WKU’s inaugural class of Bonner Leadership Scholars are (from left) Jillian Weston of Indianapolis, Joanna Williams of Clarksville, Tenn., LeLand Cantrell of Bowling Green and Mernisa Hrustanovic of Bowling Green. Lee Calvert of Bowling Green (far right) is … Continue reading

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