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Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 2005

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Dec 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

Faculty Senate

Meeting regarding Kentucky Teachers Retirement System (KTRS), bomb threat policy, health insurance, SACS review, winter term aka J Term, capital projects and tenure policy.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. Campus Becomes More Pedestrian-friendly
  • McNamara, Andrew. Student Robbed at Knifepoint; Investigation Ongoing – Stacy Sturgeon
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Students Abusing ADHD Meds
  • Fontana, Alex. Student Government Association Approves Less Legislation This Semester
  • Caudle, Leah. Activities to Ease Final Exam Anxiety
  • It’s GIFT Time . . .
  • Hopkins, Shawntaye. The Herald is Revenue Independent from Western; Staff Screens All Ads
  • Paul, Corey. Program Teaches Kwanzaa to Students
  • Fontana, Alex. Jeanne Johnson Elected New Speaker of the Senate – Student Government Association
  • Richardson, Kelly. Hurricane Katrina Victims to Return Home ...


Meeting Minutes, Wku Staff Council Dec 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku Staff Council

Staff Council

Minutes of the December 7, 2005 meeting.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Dec 2005

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for the December 6, 2005 meeting.


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 ...


Reading Achievement: The Impact Of America's Choice In Kentucky's Schools, Brent Vanmeter Dec 2005

Reading Achievement: The Impact Of America's Choice In Kentucky's Schools, Brent Vanmeter

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

This exploratory study sought to investigate the relationships among comprehensive school reform, years of implementation, and student achievement in Kentucky's elementary schools. This study sought to answer the following questions: (1) Does a difference exist in reading achievement scores of third grade students after one year, two years, three years, and continuation of America's Choice implementation when compared to scores prior to implementation? (2) Is there evidence that indicate the program is sustained after completion of the three years of implementation? and (3) Is there a trend in reading achievement scores of third grade students after a four-year ...


The Residual Effect Of Novice Primary Teachers On Reading Achievement Scores, Connie Mayo Dec 2005

The Residual Effect Of Novice Primary Teachers On Reading Achievement Scores, Connie Mayo

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

This dissertation was an exploratory investigation of the residual effect of novice primary teachers on reading achievement scores. The study employed the theory of pedagogical content knowledge as a basis for understanding teacher expertise and comparing the expert teacher to the novice teacher. The research sought to answer two major questions; (a) Is there a statistically significant difference between the reading achievement, (measured two years later) of students taught by teachers of differing experience levels in primary grades and the state mean for the appropriate grade level? and (b) Is there a statistically significant difference among the two-year-later reading achievement ...


Children's Beliefs In Relation To The Essence Of Race, Rachel Wetton Dec 2005

Children's Beliefs In Relation To The Essence Of Race, Rachel Wetton

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

The way in which children categorize race is a highly debatable topic for which a conclusive result has not yet been found. Researchers hold different views as to whether the concept of race is present at birth, or whether it is something that develops. Previous research has shown that children do not treat race in the same way as adults do. Even by fourth grade, children do not consistently believe in the essence of race (Glerum, 2002). This study more closely examines one of the potential factors for the point at which race is essentialized: knowledge of inheritance. Children were ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. Chemical Waste May Affect Renovation – Thompson Science Complex
  • Richardson, Kelly. Ingrid Woods Drops Portion of Pending Suit
  • Stackhouse, A. Layne. Dancers Perform Student Choreography
  • Hupman, Samantha. Western’s Black Enrollment Increases 7.6 Percent
  • Leslie, Joey. AIDS Day Fair Features Free HIV Testing
  • Richardson, Kelly. Western Classes to Be Offered at New Bowling Green Technical College Campus
  • Richardson, Kelly. Weather Systems Project Receives Government Funding
  • Crying Bomb
  • Harrell, Bobby. Holiday was Different in Hurricane Katrina’s Wake
  • Phillips, Brandon. Conspiracy Doesn’t Exist ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Richardson, Kelly. Doctorate Optional for Many Advising Heads – Ingrid Woods
  • Coulter, Amber, Fontana, Alex. Senate Wants Oversight on Reserve Fund
  • Wimnatt, Alex. Centennial Celebration Begins with Dedications - Guthrie Overlook, Centennial Plaza, E.A.Diddle Statue
  • Maines, Ashley. Magical Movie Shown on Three Screens – Harry Potter
  • Hupman, Samantha. ABC News Segment Focuses on Campus Safety
  • McNamara, Andrew. Student Robbed at Gunpoint – Marcus Walker
  • Hupman, Samantha. Bomb Not Found in Grise Hall
  • McNamara, Andrew. Western Mourns Employee – Ronald Slavic
  • HIPAA Hold Up – Health Information Portability & Accountability Act ...


Quarterly Meeting, Wku Board Of Regents Nov 2005

Quarterly Meeting, Wku Board Of Regents

Board of Regents Documents

Minutes of the WKU Board of Regents quarterly meeting. Agenda items include: resolution of appreciation for Kristen Bale, complementary health care certificate, public health nursing certificate, suspension of Art Education, emeritus faculty, Harbaugh Hall, Guthrie Family Overlook and Arboretum, 2006-2012 six-year capital plan, purchase of property, 2004-05 financial statements, 2005-06 operating budget, emergency reserve and personnel actions and salaries.

Attachments to the minutes:

  • Tract No. 1
  • Tract No. 2
  • Tract No. 3
  • Plan of Greek Village
  • 2006-2012 Six-Year Capital Plan
  • First Quarter FY 2006 - Statement of Revenues and Expenditures


E-Newsletter, Wku University Senate Nov 2005

E-Newsletter, Wku University Senate

Faculty Senate

E-newsletter re: salary increase and health insurance.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Nov 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

Faculty Senate

Meeting regarding health insurance overflow fund, add/drop policy, faculty regent election, capital projects, strategic plan, winter term aka J Term, faculty surveys and Mr. Harriman banned from Preston Health & Activities Center.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 14, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 14, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Richardson, Kelly. Employee Sues Western for Discrimination – Ingrid Woods
  • Hupman, Samantha. College Parents More Involved
  • McNamara, Andrew. Storms Cause Damage, Cancel Classes - Tornadoes
  • Richardson, Kelly. Board of Regents Meeting Moved to Saturday
  • Coulter, Amber. South Campus Adds Parking
  • Show Us the Green – WKU Benefits Committee
  • Whitley, Rebecca. Less Noise, More Respect
  • Page, Laura. Football is a Worthy Cause
  • Hellmueller, Margaret. Guns and Butter
  • Walker, Carli. Give It Up People – Girls Gone Wild
  • Coulter, Amber. A Century on the Hill – Founders Day, WKU Centennial
  • Clark, Laura ...


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2005

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 15, 2005 meeting.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. Money Missing from Faculty Insurance Fund
  • Coulter, Amber. Parking Initiative to Begin
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Four People Receive Positive Results in TB Skin Tests – Tuberculosis
  • Teague, Hawkins. ‘Simpsons’ Star Nancy Cartwright Keeps Audience Laughing
  • McNamara, Andrew. Bomb Threat Causes Evacuation – Mass Media & Technology Hall (WKU)
  • Equilibrium Point – Enrollment
  • Ashby, Robert. A Man’s Perspective – Girls Gone Wild
  • Dillon, Ryan. Girls Gone Stupid
  • Salsman, Andrew. Rest Room Usage 101
  • Richardson, Kelly. Gary Ransdell Appointed to Equine Education Board
  • Caudle, Leah. Exhibit Sparks Feminist Debate – Libby ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Caudle, Leah. Foreign Students Transition to the Hill
  • Richardson, Kelly. Coaches Get More Flexibility in Sick Leave Policy
  • Brandenburg, Katie. TB Testing Continues on the Hill - Tuberculosis
  • Hupman, Samantha. More Students Attend Western, Fewer Drop out
  • Venzin, Megan. Students to Perform Updated ‘Tartuffe’
  • Coulter, Amber. Officials Try to Resolve Retirement Issue – Kentucky Teachers Retirement System (KTRS)
  • Road Redesign – College Heights Boulevard
  • Turner, Dustin. Intramural Conspiracy
  • Mead, Mallory. Editorial Was Insensitvie – Bill Powell
  • Ransdell, Matthew. Bring Canned Goods to the Nov. 18 Basketball Game
  • Osborne, Jenni ...


Ua1b2/1 Wku Centennial Presentation, Wku Centennial Committee Nov 2005

Ua1b2/1 Wku Centennial Presentation, Wku Centennial Committee

WKU Archives Records

Powerpoint presentation prepared to promote participation in centennial activities to a variety of audiences.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Nov 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding joint educational leadership doctorate, Christmas open house, course benefit, final exams, fifth week assessment, add / drop, quality enhancement program and class and event scheduling.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. College Heights Boulevard Redesign Planned
  • Fontana, Alex. Indiana, Kentucky Students Cope with Twisters - Tornadoes
  • Coulter, Amber. Source of Wellness Funds Debated
  • Wimnatt, Alex. Leadership Group Sees Growth – Dynamic Leadership Insitute
  • Leslie, Joey. Kevin DeFebbo Hired as City Manager
  • Terrible Tuberculosis
  • Benetti, Vincent. Smokers Unite; Let Us Create Our Own Paradise
  • Barati, Darius. Let’s Look at the Oil Companies
  • Richardson, Kelly. Technical College Temporarily Closed – Bowling Green Technical College
  • Erd, Mackenzie. Government to Survey View of City Life
  • Shull, Abbey. Choral Students Share ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Brandenburg, Katie. Student Contracts TB, Classmates Warned - Tuberculosis
  • Coulter, Amber. Buildings Will Replace Parking Lots – Health Services, Greek Village
  • Leslie, Joey. Parties Inconvenience Neighbors, Police
  • Masero, Angelika. Valuing Others Is Essential, Speaker Says – Steve LaBoueff aka Black Bear
  • Leslie, Joey, Hupman, Samantha. SGA Won’t Trademark Bracelets – American Democracy Project
  • Kids Walking the Hill
  • Eoll, Allison. Grandma Would Be Proud, Girls . . . NOT – Girls Gone Wild
  • Moody, Hannah. Western Gone Wild
  • Peterson, Elizabeth. How Can You be So Heartless? – Bill Powell
  • Ross, Lisa. Hell No, Don ...


Meeting Minutes, Wku Staff Council Nov 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku Staff Council

Staff Council

Minutes of the November 2, 2005 meeting.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Nov 2005

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding graduate assistants, scholarships, mission statement, tenure, promotion, winter term, leadership celebration week, administrative handbook, course class benefit, final exams, awards, Gate Keeper Courses, add / drop, strategic planning and faculty leave.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2005

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 1, 2005 meeting.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. Schneider Renovation Planned
  • McNamara, Andrew. Girls Gone Wild Party Bus Comes to the Hill
  • Venzin, Megan. Children’s Theater Shows Kids It’s OK to Be Scared – Can’t Scare Me
  • Coulter, Amber. Two Sororities May Join Greek Village – Alpha Delta Pi, Phi Mu
  • Losing Homes in the Name of Expansion is Unfortunate, But It’s for the Love of Western
  • Dillon, Ryan. In Response to the Liberal View: It’s All Bush’s Fault
  • Smith, Shaun. Stop Complaining About Designated Smoking Areas ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Richardson, Kelly. Emergency Reserve Used to Buy Property
  • Bosken, Nina. Students Help Kids to Read
  • Green, Tavia. Fear Causes Physical, Mental Reaction
  • Erd, Mackenzie. City to Open Dog Park Next Summer
  • Richardson, Kelly. Some Western Employees May Lose Land to Campus Expansion
  • Leslie, Joey. Flu Shot to Be Offered Today
  • Coulter, Amber. Snell Site Rebuilding Planned
  • Up in Smoke – Smoking Areas
  • Alderdice, Corey. Big Macs, Speakerphone Prayers and Other Thanksgiving Ramblings
  • North, Amber. Wackiest Holiday Requires Imagination - Halloween
  • Harrell, Bobby. Forensic Team Wins Tournament Honors ...


E-Newsletter, Wku University Senate Oct 2005

E-Newsletter, Wku University Senate

Faculty Senate

E-newsletter re: retirement system, faculty regent, parking committee and drop policy.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2005

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for October 25, 2005 meeting.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2005

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

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

  • Coulter, Amber. University Senate Vote Asks Western to Defend Benefits
  • Richardson, Kelly. Tuitions Outpace Inflation
  • Hupman, Samantha. Mobile Unit Provides Low-cost Health Care – Mobile Health & Wellness Unit
  • Teague, Hawkins. Porn Addiction Ruined Life, Speaker Says
  • Coulter, Amber. Parking Citation Board Hears Formal Appeals
  • Caudle, Leah. Fair to Help Study Abroad
  • Parking Predicament
  • Barati, Darius. Harriet Miers is Not the Right Person for the Supreme Court
  • Lawalin, Nick. Green Lights 101: Some People Need Traffic Education
  • Coulter, Amber. Dialogue Day Fosters Familiarity
  • Hupman, Samantha. Professor to ...