Category Archives: Campus Events

Just DO IT!

Hello again all you English enthusiasts! I hope you’re having a wonderful week. Here’s a head’s up of some amazing things coming up! The WKU Herald has come up with a really neat way of bringing WKU students and members … Continue reading

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Are you ready to graduate?

“And what do you plan to do after graduation?” – too many people “Graduation is closer than you think” – Cherry Hall bathroom stall door “What are you going to do with that degree, teach?” – every stranger I mention … Continue reading

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WKU Gender Images Film Series Presents…

The WKU Department of Gender and Women’s Studies presents, Postcards from the Edge, starring Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, and Dennis Quaid. The film was adapted for the silver screen by the late, great Carrie Fisher who wrote the novel of … Continue reading

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So many activities!

Now is the time to whip out those calendars and day planners folks! Go ahead… We’ll wait… Ready? We have SO MANY ACTIVITIES for you to get involved in the upcoming months, so let’s get started! First up:ย  the PCAL … Continue reading

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How to Show Your Smarts at The 47th Annual WKU Student Research Conference – Update w/ workshop dates.

Participating in this long-held WKU tradition not only looks great to a future employer, but also provides you with skills that will positively impact your career.

Here are five simple steps to follow to show off your awesome work. Continue reading

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Finals Stress Buster Survival Guide

First Floor Cherry action reporter Hannah Good comin’ atcha LIVE from just having finished a 14 page paper! I’m hungry, sleep deprived, and all the life has been drained from my soul, but it was a darnย good paper if I … Continue reading

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Classes, classes, classes, classes? An English major’s guide to registration

As the famed philosopher, Kanye West once said, “Classes, classes, classes, classes which one should I pick?” Good question, Kanye, but didn’t you drop out of college? The line is actually from the song “Facts” fromย West’s latest album, The Life … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Anne Lamott at Van Meter Hall, 9/27

by Cameron Moreno, Creative Writing MFA Student Header imageย via Van Meter Hall at WKU On Tuesday, September 27th, bestselling author Anne Lamott came to WKU to kick off the 2016-2017ย WKU Cultural Enhancement Series. During her lecture, she discussedย her writing process … Continue reading

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Hidden Treasures of the English Club Book Sale

Being a lover of cheap, strange books,ย Iย jumped at the opportunity to visit the English Department’s semiannual book sale. Needless to say, the sale did not disappoint. Here are some of my best finds. I walked into the beautiful Robert Penn … Continue reading

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2016 Undergraduate Conference on Literature, Language, and Culture

Have you ever wondered what professors do in their spare time? Well, we’re not quite sure. One thing we know for sure they do? Attend academic conferences. More than just a blessed excuseย for professors to occasionally cancel class, academicย conferencesย provide academics … Continue reading

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