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Name Environmental Sciences & Technology Building (WKU)
Details Date Built - 1975-1976
Cost of Construction - $4.5 million
Architect - Frank Cain

The building was constructed near the Ogden College science complex as part of the "ten-year master plan" developed by Dero Downing to house the departments of Agriculture, Geography and Geology, Industrial Education and Technology and the environmental programs of Engineering Technology.

"The building is multi-level structure of three, four and five stories containing approximately 102,000 square feet of space. The Environmental Sciences and Technology Building includes classrooms, offices and laboratories." [The Environmental Sciences and Technology Building]

College Heights Herald:
1973 - November 30 p. 7
1974 - January 11 p. 17; June 27 p. 2; August 27 p. 18A
1975 - January 17 p. 2; March 4 p. 1; August 25 p. 8
1976 - January 16 p. 7

Crumpler, David. "Science Building to Have Open House, Nov. 5, 1976
McCoy, Morris. "Environmental Building Plans Solidify," Oct. 2, 1973

Park City Daily News:
Miller, Roger. "WKU Fiscal Management Hailed," Jan. 31, 1974
"New WKU Building To Be Inspected Soon," Dec. 8, 1975
"Western Readies New Structure," Jan. 22, 1976
Wilkerson, Larry. "Environmental Building Plans Announced at WKU," April 21, 1970.
"WKU Building Permit Issued," Dec. 10, 1973.

Louisville Courier-Journal:
Ryan, Ed. "School Plans Environmental Center," April 21, 1970
Wilkerson, Larry. "A New Science Building at Western," Jan. 23, 1972

Documents & Primary Sources:
UA30/1/2 Planning, Design & Construction - Building File - inventory - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_fin_aid/58/

UA64/3 Industrial Education & Technology

Readout Newsletter, digitized

Vol. 1, No. 1 - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/1267/
Vol. 2, No. 1 - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/1268/
Vol. 3, No. 1 - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/1269/
Vol. 4, No. 1 - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/1270/
Archives Entries 18
Library Entries 3
Photograph Entries 27

Associated Records

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UA30.1 Planning, Design & Construction Series 1. Blueprints, Drawings & Plans - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

Blueprints, drawings and plans of WKU buildings and campus created by the Department of Planning, Design & Construction.

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Series 2. Building File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

UA30.1 Planning, Design & Construction Series 2. Building File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

Records created during the construction and renovation of buildings at WKU.

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Series 3. Capital Construction Disbursements & Receipts File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

UA30.1 Planning, Design & Construction Series 3. Capital Construction Disbursements & Receipts File - Planning, Design & Construction (WKU)

This series documents the disbursement of funds for capital construction projects at WKU. As defined by KRS 7A.010 (1), capital project means (a) any undertaking which is to be financed or funded through an appropriation by the General Assembly of general fund, road fund, bond fund, trust and agency fund, or federal funds; (b) any undertaking which is to be financed by a capital expenditure for use by state government or one of its departments or agencies; (c) any capital construction item, or combination of items necessary to make a building or utility installation complete, estimated to cost $600,000 or more, or any item of movable equipment estimated to cost $200,000 or more, regardless o

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UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 2. Buildings - WKU Archives

Photographs, negatives, postcards, drawings, slides and digital images of Western Kentucky University buildings. Includes buildings of founding institutions. Subseries 1. Academic Athletic Performance Center / Diddle Arena Subseries 2. Academic Complex Subseries 3. Agricultural Exposition Center Subseries 4. Proposed Buildings Subseries 5. Barnes-Campbell Subseries 6. Barracks Subseries 7. Bates-Runner Subseries 8. Bemis Lawrence Subseries 9. Cabell Hall Subseries 10. Cedar House aka Faculty House Subseries 11. West Hall Subseries 12. Unidentified Subseries 13. Cherry Hall, 1937+ Subseries 14. Glasgow Normal School Subseries

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 53, No. 58 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5022">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5022</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Western Submits Report on Recruiting Violation to Ohio Valley Conference,NCAA Officials MacDonald, Margaret. WKU Seeks Okay for Tuition Proposal Journalists Earn Workshop Honors Greg McKinney Joins Regents in WKU Budget Approval Tritschlee, Elaine. Students Feel Pinch Ashcraft, Betsy & Cindi Dziezak. Construction Falling Behind Schedule - Cherry Hall, Environmental Science & Technology Hall Enro

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 1 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5025">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5025</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Campus Map Tewell, Terry. Student Recreation Provided Wethington, Jay. Library Complex Offers Wide Selection to Students Administration Building Serves Student Needs Spare Time Center on Hill Burchett, Roger. This is Not What You'd Call a Regular Army Outfit McCoy, Morris. Kentucky Building Reflects History Collins, Don. Athletic Facilities Are Open to Students Refrigerators Still Available Pa

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 29 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5054">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5054</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Steen, Janet. Students Turn to Financial Aid . . . Charton, Dallas. . . . Recreation, Food Prices Climb Adams, Anne. Research Causes Delay in 4-Year Nursing Program New Degrees Approved; Appeals System Changed - Textiles & Clothing, Retail Management KET Offers Credit Courses Work is Behind Schedule on Environmental Sciences & Technology Building Leake, Betsy. Law Increases Student Wages Steen

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 50 No. 42 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5071">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5071</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Matteson, Teri. Western Engineering Teacher is Building an Airplane in His Garage - Henry Healey Picketing Stops Work on Environmental Sciences & Technology Building Monarch, Huston. WKU Pre-Med Students Have High Success Rate News in Brief Shirley, Janet. Randolph Yeager Finishes Translation of Bible After 42 Years Complaint Setup Should Maintain Present Balance Basketball Team Deserves Praise

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 50 No. 44 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5068">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5068</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Adams, Anne. One Research Project Focuses on Safer Cigarette Filter Richard Leakey Set to Speak Here Shirley, Janet. Study Shows Sen. Marlow Cook Had No Re-Election Chance 24 Programs Lower Tuition in Grade Studies We Don't Care Ombudsman: Check Comes After Two Years Krull, Carl. Photographer Replies Hayden, Patti. Supports Food Stamp Leniency What's Happening - National Collegiate Associatio

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 21 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5115">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5115</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Cash, Terry. Vandalism Common in Residence Halls Wethington, Jay. Black Greeks Approach Recognition Halicks, Richard. WKU Student Fails in Try for Town Council Seat - Doyle Cunningham Harris, Roger. Associated Student Government Extends Deadline for Student Activities Committee Filing Cash, Terry. Environmental Science & Technology Building Will Be Ready in March Pre-Registration for Spring Begins

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 32 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5131">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5131</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Leake, Betsy. Check-Cashing Site Will Open in Downing University Center Budde, Neil. Board of Regents Delays Concert Appeals Action Caudill, Tom. Scholarships: Are Students Needs Being Met? Halicks, Richard. College Inn: Student Leases May Not Be Renewed After Spring Budde, Neil. Regents Approve Spending of Surplus Meal Ticket Sales Brisk Police Will Enforce Campus Speed Limits Harris, Roger & A

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 45 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5147">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5147</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Budde, Neil. Regents Discuss Evaluation Changes in Personnel Hinted Leake, Betsy. Three File for Associated Student Government President Cash, Terry. Environmental Science & Technology Building Completion Delayed Rebelettes Place Third Drill Meet Hohman, Pat. Student Discounts Are Well-Received Spring Enrollment is 12,769 Herald Takes Break Government Again Exhibits Wasteful, Absurd Practices O

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 59 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5150tp://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5150 WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Leake, Betsy. Steve Henry's Role Required Balancing Regent Associated Student Government Jobs 1,876 to Receive Degrees Halicks, Richard. Talisman Delivery Delayed; Books to Be Mailed in Summer Minton, Don. English Pass-Fail Exam Tests for Sheer Illiteracy Budde, Neil. Slow Progress, Politics Mark Year's Passing Bruce, Don. Alleged Humorist Bids Farewell Harralson, Hearne. Married Housing Ignored Obranow

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 51 No. 60 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5148">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5148</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Clifton, Barbara. New Law Provides Access to Salaries Oder, Kelly. Freshmen Register for Fall Semester McAfee, Gene. Junior Scholars Program Attracts Top High School Students 2 Regents' Terms Expire Before July 10 Meeting - Gerald Edds, Chalmer Embry Talisman to Arrive Around August 1 Hurst, Terri. Jim Wayne Miller Cited for Creativity Kueber, Pam. Tom Coohill Lauded for Research Boggs, Mike. Fa

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College Heights Herald - Student Affairs (WKU)

College Heights Herald, Vol. 52 No. 2 available online at: <a href="http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5317">http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_records/5317</a> WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles: Crumpler, David. Departments Move into New Building - Environmental Sciences & Technology Hall Wildman, Judy. Meteorological Program Unique Halicks, Richard. Housing Office Hunts Rooms Minton, Don. Associated Student Government Seeking Chicago Appearance Eldridge, Pam. Four-Year Nursing Program Approved Halicks, Richard. College Inn Project May be in Danger Auditions Planned for 2 Productions Fei

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Western Alumnus - WKU Alumni Relations

Engineering Technology Accredited Public Affairs Aids Counties Distinguished Alumnus Julian Goodman WKU Physicist Invents Ultraviolet Dosimeter, William Buckman Why Recruit the Junior Colleges? Pageantry, Nostalgia & Victory The Red and Gray Orchestra Ivan Wilson Center for Fine Arts, Dedication Significant Statements A Renewal of the Spirit Appalachia, A Stronghold of Early American Folk Culture If It's Guatemala This Must Be Wednesday Imagination - The Reincarnation of a Clorox Bottle Internships in the Big Tmie Western, Opryland Sponsor Seminar on Recreation Ogden Alumni Hold Reunion Newswoman Margaret Ann Gentry Health Services & the Western Student Holmes, Michael Rowe

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Western Alumnus - WKU Alumni Relations

Relevance - Western Environmental Programs The Environmental Sciences and Technology Building Environmental Education Carpooling - The Energy Saver A Piece of the Rock Mud, Rice and Camellias Hilltoppers Classy Club Western Pays Its Tribute to 'This Dear and Gentle Man,' Nick Denes Teacher of the Year, Paula Morgan Letters from Ireland, Robert Ward A Dream Come True, Randy Yeager Remember When, September 11, 1964, Faculty/Staff Alumni Follow NCAA Title Quest Traveling Toppers Attract Alumni Alumni Association Co-Sponsors Louisville Gathering Muhlenberg Countians Aid Six Freshmen WKU: It's A Family Affair, Kenneth Hays family Rowe, Donald Mashburn, Sam Russell, John Summers

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Western Alumnus - WKU Alumni Relations

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