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Downing University Center: The Place for Involvement
WKU Spirit (2014)
  • Lynn E. Niedermeier, Western Kentucky University
Prior to its multi-million-dollar renovation and expansion, completed in 2014, Downing Student Union (DSU) was Downing University Center (DUC, pronounced "Duck"). Opened in October 1970, DUC offered a new generation of students eager for involvement a place to eat, meet, play, shop, organize and participate in an expanding menu of student services and activities. This article appeared as a "Moment in History" feature in WKU Spirit, Fall 2014, pp. 52-53.
  • Downing University Center,
  • Downing Student Union,
  • DUC,
  • DSU
Publication Date
Fall 2014
Citation Information
Lynn E. Niedermeier. "Downing University Center: The Place for Involvement" WKU Spirit (2014)
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