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Ua12/2/33 Black History Month, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History Feb 2014

Ua12/2/33 Black History Month, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History

WKU Archives Records

WKU Black History Month events poster.


Ua12/2/2 2014 Talisman, Part I, Western Kentucky University Jan 2014

Ua12/2/2 2014 Talisman, Part I, Western Kentucky University

WKU Archives Records

2014 Talisman yearbook.


Ua12/2/33 Whips & Chains, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History Feb 2013

Ua12/2/33 Whips & Chains, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History

WKU Archives Records

Invitation to first WKU Association for the Study of African American Life & History event entitled Whips & Chains.


Ua3/1/2/2 President's Office-Cherry Correspondence - Special, Wku Archives Jan 2013

Ua3/1/2/2 President's Office-Cherry Correspondence - Special, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Special correspondence regarding Western Kentucky University. This series runs concurrently with the General Correspondence and there is no indication of what makes it special. Of special note is correspondence regarding the Student Army Training Corps, World War I veterans and construction of Cherry Hall. Incoming letters are mainly addressed to Henry Hardin Cherry. Responses are made by Cherry and occasionally by faculty and staff. The president's secretary Mattie McLean is the author of some of the letters signed by Cherry.


Ua1b1/5 Martin Luther King Forum, Wku Archives Dec 2010

Ua1b1/5 Martin Luther King Forum, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records regarding the Martin Luther King Forum.


Bush, Brendan David (Fa 421), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Mar 2009

Bush, Brendan David (Fa 421), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 421. Interview: "Dr. F. O. Moxley: Trailblazer" conducted by Bendan David Bush for a Western Kentucky University folk studies class.


Jones, John E. (Sc 1773), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2008

Jones, John E. (Sc 1773), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1773. Paper written by John E. Jones titled "The Political Status of Negroes in Warren County." Includes quotations from community leaders as well as statistics related to the number of qualified African American voters in each voting precinct.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 47, Wku Student Affairs May 2006

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 47, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Brandenburg, Katie. Commuters Join Global Fight - Uganda
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Student Government Association Budget has $30K Remaining
  • Coulter, Amber. Sigma Alpha Epsilons Break Ground on New House
  • Harrell, Bobby. Searching for Truth, Team Finds Trophies – WKU Forensics Team
  • McNamara, Andrew. Campus Updates, Repairs Picked Based on Priority
  • Wooden, Kevin. Herald Not Responsible for Lack of Student Government Association Enthusiasm on Campus
  • Kerby, Molly. Western Should Not be Deterred by Arson Attacking Cherry
  • BSAs Should be Thanked – Building Service Attendants, Cherry Hall
  • Coulter, Amber. Science Suffers from ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 28, Wku Student Affairs Feb 2006

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 28, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Paul, Corey. Western Students Enjoy Performance at Ag Center - Rodeo
  • Harrell, Bobby. Diversity Sees 50th Year on Hill
  • Caudle, Leah. Taxis Confused with Free Rides
  • Coulter, Amber. Smaller Increase Expected – Budget
  • Pell Grants are Vital
  • Wallace, Robert. Campus Rudeness is Not Welcome
  • Walker, Carli. Campus Should Carry Non-Dairy Products
  • North, Amber. Valentine’s Day Should Be Great Day for Everyone
  • Coulter, Amber. Discrimination Case Delayed – Ingrid Woods
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Student Organizations Discuss Diversity – Diversity Council
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Student Government Association May Offer New Scholarship ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs Jan 2006

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Harrell, Bobby. Nursing Waiting List Grows Long
  • Bosken, Nina. Chinese Celebrate New Year
  • Richardson, Kelly. Students, Faculty Join Local Protest – Greenwood High School Dress Code
  • Coulter, Amber. University Presidents to Speak on Budget
  • Paul, Corey. Student Arrested During Class – Montez Johnson
  • Paul, Corey. Professor Stable after Severe Fall – Youn Kim
  • Coulter, Amber. Kentucky State Supreme Court to Review Melissa “Katie” Autry Estate Appeals
  • Fee is Fine
  • Ploch, William. Governor’s Races Could Take Center Stage
  • McNamara, Andrew. Indiana Coal May Cut Costs at Western
  • Harrell ...


Ua1b2/1 A Commemoration Of Wku's Integration: 1956-2006, Monica G. Burke, Sherese Martin Jan 2006

Ua1b2/1 A Commemoration Of Wku's Integration: 1956-2006, Monica G. Burke, Sherese Martin

WKU Archives Records

A publication that chronicles the history of WKU's desegregation efforts. This commemorative publication is also an historical document that highlights the prolific accomplishments of WKU African American graduates. The impact of Western's spirit on countless African American graduates and the Bowling Green community unfolds in the pages that follow. The joy of having access to an education, the struggles of transforming an institutional climate, the kindness of WKU faculty, staff, and students and the rewards of walking across the stage in Diddle arena are chronicled by those who experienced it firsthand.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Leslie, Joey. More Students Tested During AIDS Day
  • Hupman, Samantha. J-term More Popular than Anticipated
  • Fontana, Alex. Student Government Association Proposes New Bicycles for Police
  • Bosken, Nina. Students Dodge, Duck, Dive for Charity and Prizes – Special Olympics
  • Richardson, Kelly. Kentucky Community Technical College System Requests Funding – KCTCS
  • Taking the Next Step – Cultural Diversity
  • Eoff, Allison. Pass on Adderall
  • Gabler, R. XXX Ads Disappointing
  • Williams, Suzanne. A Woman’s Heart
  • Hupman, Samantha. Two Fights Reported on Hill
  • Paul, Corey. Kwanzaa to Be Celebrated Today
  • Green, Tavia ...


Ua1b2/1 Community Relations Powerpoint Presentation, Ali Wright, Jason Brown Apr 2004

Ua1b2/1 Community Relations Powerpoint Presentation, Ali Wright, Jason Brown

Student/Alumni Personal Papers

Powerpoint presentation regarding research methodology, sources and findings regarding WKU and its relationship with the Bowling Green community. Includes information regarding the African-American community, Jonesville.


Ua1b2/1 Integration At Western Kentucky University, Jason Brown Feb 2004

Ua1b2/1 Integration At Western Kentucky University, Jason Brown

Student/Alumni Personal Papers

A brief overview of the integration process at WKU, includes some newspaper clippings and primary source materials.


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jun 2003

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Clark, Ashlee. Campus Security Tightens in Wake of Murder
  • Lau, Jessica. Diversity Grows, Problems Persist
  • Yee, April. Home of Love
  • Leong, Jennifer. State Street Baptist Church Rededication Date Set
  • Cowherd, Heather. Growing Up Black in Bowling Green
  • Clark, Ashlee & Aja Junior. Regents Approve Increased Budget
  • Leong, Jennifer. Hispanic Ministry Provides Heartfelt Worship
  • Taylor, Sean. Shake Rag Gains New Support, Awareness
  • Taylor, Sean. Patriot Act Tramples Peoples' Civil Rights
  • Clark, Ashlee. Got Ethics?
  • Winters, Jonathan. Remove Patriotism from Flames
  • Yee, April. Stereotypes
  • Jefferson, Regina & Stephanie ...


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jun 2002

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Sebastian, Kandace. Shake Rag Preparing for Revival
  • Clark, Ashlee. Concerts in Park Sizzling
  • Byrd, Candice. Actor Relives Washington's Brave Legacy - Josephy Bundy
  • Clark, Ashlee. Multi-faceted Clemette Haskins Returning to Start Foundation
  • Davis, AnCharlene. Uncle Merv Aubespin Tells Students To Make a Difference
  • Relerford, Patrice. Sullivans Share Success to Support Scholarships
  • Long, Michelle. Teacher Trying to Draw Minorities into Profession - Leislie Godo-Solo
  • Tucker, Harold. Army Sets Up Quarters on Hill
  • Belcher, Tammy. Shake Rag Deserves Support
  • Clark, Ashlee. Teach Black History Year Round
  • Roary ...


Ua11/1 Great Expectations, Vol. 1, Issue 1, Wku Public Affairs Jul 2001

Ua11/1 Great Expectations, Vol. 1, Issue 1, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter published by WKU Public Affairs regarding Western Kentucky University news and achievements.


Ua1b1/7 Dedication Of Historical Marker For Jonesville, Kentucky Historical Society Apr 2001

Ua1b1/7 Dedication Of Historical Marker For Jonesville, Kentucky Historical Society

WKU Archives Records

Program for the dedication of the historical marker for the African American community Jonesville.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 1999

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 1999

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 1998

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 1998

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 1997

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 1997

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 1996

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jun 1996

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Ramsey, Carine. Labor of Love - Judy Schwank
  • Johnson, Shalana. Mayor Ties Fires to Race - Church arson
  • Cunningham, Shalonda. Social Service Agencies' Funds Restored
  • Davis, Tonie. Nece's Place - Earnece Walker
  • Carroll, Tyneia. Cornelius Martin Shucks Corn for Cars
  • Davis, Tonie. Elderly Foster Goodwill at Girls Club
  • Seymore, Shauna. Howard Bailey Combines Hard Work, Compassion
  • Rucker, Lori. Students Get Basics at the News
  • Carroll, Tyneia. Freshman Program Hopes to Lessen Dropout Rate
  • Doss, Tremecca. Church Burning Investigation Efforts Minimal
  • Rucker, Lori. Police Need Special Training ...


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 1996

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jun 1995

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Seay, Cherise. Western Updates, Submits New Affirmative Action Reports
  • Seay, Cherise. Supreme Court Decision Doesn't Change Review
  • Overstreet, Camille. Voting Rights Act a Victory for America
  • Green, DeAnn. Bag(pipe) Lady: Her Hot Air Makes Music - Sheryl McCracken
  • Smith, Scheri. Bagpipe Facts
  • King, Heather. Negative Experiences, No Support Discourage Black Men from College
  • Simmons, Regina. Basketball Camps Fun for Players, Coaches
  • Green, DeAnn. City Police Earn Community's Trust
  • Gatewood, Davita. Local Officials Agree Curfew Not Needed
  • Stewart, Laze & DeAnn Green. Group Helps ...


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jul 1993

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Jackson, Azar. Corvette Plant Gearing Up for Saturn
  • Medina. Ideisha. Progress on New Center Relieves Some Concerns - High Street Community Center
  • Harris, John. With Budget Cut, Human Rights Commission May Close
  • Ellis, Torey. For Bill Wimbley, Hard Work Paves Road to Position in Hospital
  • Diggs, Christy. Cheryl Freeman is One-of-a-Kind Dentist in Bowling Green
  • Huggins, Tequilla & Andrea Matthews. Western Takes Steps to Encourage Black Faculty, Recruit Minorities
  • Hudson, Tamica. Smiths Grove Man Made a Grade A Choice - Curtis Sullivan
  • McCutcheon, Shenita. Gifted and Talented ...


Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism Jul 1992

Ua68/13/4 Limited Edition, Wku Journalism

WKU Archives Records

Newspaper created by students participating in the Minority Journalism Workshop hosted by the WKU Journalism Department.

  • Davis, Courtney. City Closing Center in Exchange for Benefits - High Street Community Center
  • Young, Shemica. Woman Dedicated to Helping Children in Central America - Judy Schwank
  • Williams, Sheree. What Hate Destroys, Love Can Rebuild - Barren River Baptist Church
  • Woods, Michael. Barber Shop Offers Family Atmosphere - Jimmie's Barber Shop
  • Allen, Dwanna. Woman Takes a Shine to Bowling Green - Earnece Walker
  • Williams, Sheree. Closing Center Ignores Concerns of Community
  • Buck, Lakesha. Jurors, City Prejudged Defendants - Wilding Trial
  • Jones, Norm. Cycle of Crime, Greed Stalling Progress
  • Majors ...