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Big Red Blitz

Story and photography by Lydia Schweickart

On Saturday, August 25th Western Kentucky University’s Master Plan held its annual Big Red Blitz. Master Plan is an opportunity for incoming Freshman to move-in on campus a week early, and participate in a variety of preparatory activities for the semester. Big Red Blitz is a program within Master Plan that gives the opportunity for Freshman to volunteer at a number of local non profit agencies/organizations, or WKU departments with community ties. Students sign up to work with a specific organization in a four-hour service project. Non-profits this year included the Humane Society, Habitat for Humanity and and Kids On the Block.

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