Congratulations to Western Kentucky University as they have maintained a STARS Silver rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System, measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education.
The spring 2020 commencement ceremony will not take place on the A.P. White Campus in May. College officials are exploring other options. LWC will provide more details in the coming days. Diplomas will be mailed.
Pickups will be available from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. and home deliveries will be made between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. from Monday through Friday. Tutors will be available at the pickup locations from Monday through Wednesday only from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Since Gov. Andy Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman announced in January that the $120 GED test fee would be waived for Kentuckians, there has been an 81 percent jump in the number of people who are signed up to get a GED.