DLPS Department Head Dr. Brian E. Coutts presented Best Reference 2011 to his WKU Libraries colleagues in Helm 5 on the morning of April 27, 2012. The presentation was concluded with a cake reception.
Brian Coutts discussed the best reference books of 2011. His selections appear annually in Library Journal the oldest library trade journal founded in 1876.
Thanks to the organizers Amanda Hardin and Dewayne Stovall.
Mythagoe performs at Java City
he University community was treated to the folk-rock sounds of Mythagoe on the Java City patio last Tuesday. Local artists Artemus Sumetra and Julia Fisher sang a mixture of old and new songs in their unique style. Photo by Richard Goff
On the evening of April 26, 2012, WKU presented Faculty Awards at a dinner in the Regents Room on South Campus. Among the faculty members honored at the presentation were two from the Libraries. They were Nancy Richey who received the Faculty Award for Research/Creativity and Haiwang Yuan who received the Faculty Award for Public Services. Provost Dr. Gordon Emslie presided over the presentation, President Gary Ransdell gave a speech congratulating the award recipients and thanking them for their work.
The WKU Forensic Team highlighted the award presentation with their spectacular performances.
New to this year’s Faculty Award ceremony was the gift of an engraved clock to each recipient in addition to the usual certificate.