• Prevent Child Abuse interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'


    Claire Stephan, coordinator of donor development with Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky, and Laura Chowning, community development coordinator with Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky, were recently interviewed on Campbellsville University's WLCU-TV on its "Dialogue on Public Issues" show.

    Campbellsville University's John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president of CU, did the interview.

    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.

  • CU student to host art exhibit

    Matthew Schmuck

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University senior Natalie Olp will be showcasing her artwork April 2-10 in the art gallery located on the campus of Campbellsville University.

    "I don't create my artwork with a grand purpose or with a deeper meaning in mind," the Christian County High School graduate said. "I create art for art's sake and for my sheer love of creating. Ever since I can remember I have always felt a passion, a sort of need, to make art."

  • CU professor to have short film screened in Hollywood


    Ellen Hittson

    Campbellsville University

    Dr. Jason Garrett, associate professor of communication at Campbellsville University, has been selected to present his film "Girl(s)" at the Black Hollywood Education Resource Center in Hollywood, Calif., on Saturday, March 31.

    Garrett produced, directed and edited the film during the fall 2011 semester with the students in his narrative video production class as his crew.

  • Wigginton to speak at CU Holy Week Lecture


    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Dr. Scott Wigginton, associate professor of pastoral ministries and counseling at Campbellsville University and part-time minister of counseling at Campbellsville Baptist Church, will be giving a lecture on "God's Last Laugh: The Humor and Hope of the Resurrection" during Holy Week.

    The Holy Week lecture is Monday, April 2, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Badgett Academic Support Center Banquet Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Breakfast with the Easter Bunny is March 31

    Area children can have breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, March 31, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Taylor County Extension.

    Photos with the Easter Bunny will be from 9 to 10 a.m.

    Photo sizes available are an 8X10, two 5X7s and three 4X6s. The price of one photo selection is included with an adult meal, which is $6. Children's meals are $4. Children younger than 2 eat for free with the purchase of an adult meal.

    Sponsored by the Taylor County 4-H Council, the breakfast includes pancakes and syrup, sausage, juice, coffee and milk.

  • Basketball tournament to benefit Relay for Life

    Tip off the Final Four weekend by enjoying basketball and supporting Adair County's Relay for Life. The fifth annual Sarah Irvin Gardner Memorial basketball 3-on-3 tournament will be Friday, March 30.

    Registration will begin at 7 p.m. ET at Adair County High School gymnasium. The games will begin at 7:30 p.m. The tournament is double elimination.

    The cost is $50 per team. Teams are limited to five players.

    Concessions will be sold. All proceeds will go to Adair County Relay for Life Team SWAT.

  • CU to host the Rev. Ty Clenney at Heritage Day event


    Tori Banks

    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host the Rev. Ty Clenney, retired pastor of Greensburg Baptist Church from Greensburg, for CU's Heritage Day on Wednesday, March 28, at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Kids Outdoor Day set for June 2

    The annual Kids Outdoor Day event will be Saturday, June 2, at Green River Lake State Park and Tim Horton's Camp Kentahten. Events are free.

    Kids Outdoor Day is a day of outdoor activities with the goal of introducing children and their parents to the outdoors.

    For many, this is the opportunity to catch their first fish, shoot their first bull's eye or go for their first boat ride.

    The event is hosted by the Friends of Green River Lake, Tim Horton's Camp Kentahten staff and Green River Lake State Park, as well as local area volunteers.

  • CU to host Beulah Campbell Children's Literature Conference

    Christina L. Kern

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University's School of Education will host the first Beulah Campbell Children's Literature Conference on Saturday, April 21, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Campbellsville University campus.

    The conference is the first of a planned annual conference bringing together children's authors, teachers, librarians and other educators to share children's literature and ways of using literature in the classroom.

  • CU to host job fair April 4

    Campbellsville University will host a job fair on Wednesday, April 4, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. in the Student Activities Center.

    More than 40 companies will be represented and the event is open to the public.

    Those who wish to attend should bring resumes and dress appropriately.

    For more information, contact Teresa Elmore in CU's Office of Career Services at 789-5192.