Monthly Archives: November 2011

Study Away Seeks a Graduate Student for Spring 2012

If you know of a graduate student looking to build their credentials, I’m seeking a GA to focus on National Student Exchange.  Prefer grad student in counseling or student affairs, but will entertain other disciplines.   Deadline Decemeber 15, 2011. See … Continue reading

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UPCEA Marketing Seminar

Mary, Susan, and I recently returned from the 20th Annual UPCEA Marketing Seminar in Las Vegas. Jim Fong, Director of UPCEA Center for Research and Consulting, shared results of the 2011 UPCEA marketing survey, which gave us a greater understanding … Continue reading

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Dual Credit EDU Students Visit Campus

In the Dual Credit Program, we want to ensure that we’re reaching out to this year’s 32 percent increase in enrollment. These students are the potential future of our university. What better way to encourage them to attend WKU than … Continue reading

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NSE Rollout

We introduced NSE to the Residence Hall directors at their regular meeting on Wednesday, November 16.  The response was very positive.  On Sunday, Nov 20, Charlotte and I will meet with all the resident assistants (RAs) at their regular in-service training.  … Continue reading

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Job Searches

The Knicely Center is currently performing two job searches. The first is for an employee to serve as the first Conference and Event Specialist for our new conference and events planning program. We have 59 applications for the position and … Continue reading

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Christmas is Upon Us!

Christmas season is here at the Knicely Center, after a much needed Thanksgiving Break we will slide into our holiday season festivities. We have lots of company Christmas parties beginning with WRECC and BKD on Dec. 3rd. This year is … Continue reading

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NAASS 2011

The North American Association of Summer Sessions held its 48th annual conference in Chicago, IL this week.  Nearly 200 administrators from schools all across the US, Canada, Mexico, and Germany met to discuss best practices, research in the field, and … Continue reading

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Continuing Ed Happenings

It’s been a busy time in CE.  Karen has been spending many of her Wednesday’s working with the Noon Rotary.  Since beginning our partnership with them in July, she has provided A/V equipment and assistance eight times during their weekly luncheon … Continue reading

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National Student Exchange

Today we launch National Student Exchange at WKU! www.wku.edu/studyaway/nse  

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New York City Art Scene

Dr. Ingrid Cartwright plans to lead a joint Study Away & American Traveler program to New York City in January 2012. The estimated group of 15 students at 9 noncredit travelers will tour significant art location in New York before … Continue reading

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