Gatton Academy http://wkyufm.org en Two Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as National Achievement Semifinalists http://wkyufm.org/post/two-gatton-academy-seniors-recognized-national-achievement-semifinalists <p>Gatton Academy seniors Charvinia Neblett of Russellville and Henry Uradu of Russell have been recognized as semifinalists in the National Achievement Scholarship Program, an honor that potentially opens the door to college scholarship opportunities. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 19:35:56 +0000 Kevin Willis 20046 at http://wkyufm.org Two Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as National Achievement Semifinalists Celebration for Gatton Academy Recognition Held http://wkyufm.org/post/celebration-gatton-academy-recognition-held <p>The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science was named the Number one high school in the country earlier this year by Newsweek magazine. In recognition of that honor, a celebration took place on the WKU campus. The ceremony gave many of the leaders who helped to make the Academy possible a chance to reflect on what it means to the university, the students, and the region.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 11:38:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 19695 at http://wkyufm.org Celebration for Gatton Academy Recognition Held Celebration Planned for Gatton Academy http://wkyufm.org/post/celebration-planned-gatton-academy <p>Earlier this year Newsweek magazine named the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU "America's Number One High School." On Monday, September 24th, a celebration will be held on the WKU campus, with Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear scheduled to speak. Sun, 23 Sep 2012 11:47:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 19552 at http://wkyufm.org Celebration Planned for Gatton Academy Gatton Academy Director Says All of Kentucky Should Be Proud of #1 Ranking http://wkyufm.org/post/gatton-academy-director-says-all-kentucky-should-be-proud-1-ranking <p>The Executive Director of the Gatton Academy for Science and Math at Western Kentucky University says their recent&nbsp;number one ranking&nbsp;in the country is&nbsp;good news for the&nbsp;entire Commonwealth.</p><p>Dr. Julia Roberts&nbsp;was a&nbsp;guest on WKU Public Radio&#39;s &quot;Morning Edition&quot; this morning&nbsp;with Joe Corcoran.</p><p>Click on the &quot;Listen&quot; button above to hear Joe&#39;s interview with Dr. Roberts.</p> Tue, 22 May 2012 15:32:22 +0000 Joe Corcoran 12804 at http://wkyufm.org Gatton Academy Director Says All of Kentucky Should Be Proud of #1 Ranking Gatton Academy Rated Best High School in America http://wkyufm.org/post/gatton-academy-rated-best-high-school-america <p>Newsweek&nbsp;magazine&nbsp;has&nbsp;named the&nbsp;Carol Martin&nbsp;Gatton Academy&nbsp;of Mathematics and Science&nbsp;at WKU as the nation&#39;s top high school.</p><p> Mon, 21 May 2012 10:43:05 +0000 Joe Corcoran 12734 at http://wkyufm.org Gatton Academy Rated Best High School in America WKU Administrator to Lead Arkansas Educational System http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-administrator-lead-arkansas-educational-system <p>University of&nbsp;Arkansas&nbsp;system president Donald Bobbitt&nbsp;will recommend&nbsp;Corey Alderdice to&nbsp;lead the Arkansas&nbsp;School&nbsp;of Mathmatics, Sciences and the&nbsp;Arts. Alderdice is currently&nbsp;the assistant&nbsp;director for admissions and public relations at the Gatton Academy&nbsp;of Mathmatics and Science&nbsp;at Western Kentucky&nbsp;University. Fri, 18 May 2012 14:46:46 +0000 Associated Press 12625 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Administrator to Lead Arkansas Educational System Gift Will Establish Speakers Series at Gatton Academy http://wkyufm.org/post/gift-will-establish-speakers-series-gatton-academy <p>&nbsp;A twenty thousand dollar gift from AT&amp;T will help to launch a speakers program at the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science at WKU.&nbsp;&nbsp; Gatton Director Tim Gott says the program will benefit students and members of the general public, because the speeches will be held in locations that will allow members of the public and campus community to attend.</p><p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 13:35:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 7463 at http://wkyufm.org Gift Will Establish Speakers Series at Gatton Academy AT&T Gift to Establish Endowed Speaker Series http://wkyufm.org/post/att-gift-establish-endowed-speaker-series <p>&nbsp;AT&amp;T is announcing a gift to help launch a speaker series at Western Kentucky University. The series will be an endowed program, created to connect students at the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science with educators, policy makers, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs.&nbsp; The program will be called the &quot;AT&amp;T Innovation and Leadership Speaker Series.&quot;</p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:39:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 7431 at http://wkyufm.org AT&T Gift to Establish Endowed Speaker Series