Monthly Archives: September 2013

WKU Toppers at Sea 2014 program to study climate change issues

During summer 2014, college students, pre-college youth and adult learners can study climate change in the North Atlantic while on board a state-of-the-art floating campus. Read more…

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Imagewest team develops promotional package for Faculty-Led Study Abroad

A team of Imagewest students and faculty completed a monthlong international internship in England during the summer 2013. As part of the program and supported by a DELO study abroad award, the team completed a promotional package for Faculty-Led Study … Continue reading

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WKU Test Prep Program Gains Momentum

WKU’s Test Prep program is gaining momentum!  The ACT Summer Institute was a success and our fall programming is underway.  The first LSAT prep course has started to meet twice weekly and the fall ACT prep course began a six-week … Continue reading

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ADEIL 2013: Committed to the Race

Distance Learning is thrilled to be the 2013 host of the annual Association for Distance Education and and Independent Learning (ADEIL) conference.  ADEIL 2013 is October 10-12 and will be held at the Knicely Conference Center.  This is a time … Continue reading

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Revolution and Progress in 21st Century Cuba

Revolution and Progress in 21st Century Cuba A public talk by Rodrigo Gonzalez Tuesday, September 24 6 pm MMTH Auditorium Mr. Gonzales has twenty years of experience in research, consulting, and US/Cuba exchange programs.  A resident of Cuba, he has … Continue reading

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CPD/CWP/WTC 09/09-029/20/2013

It has been another very busy couple of weeks in Career and Workforce Development and the Workforce Training Center at WKU DELO! We started with attending the State of DELO address and were very encouraged by Dr. Laves presentation and … Continue reading

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Study Away team adds programs

Study Away and faculty-led study abroad programs seemingly appear daily.  As of today, we have 53 programs in development; 14 study away and 39 faculty-led study abroad. Study away is up from six in 2012-2013, while faculty-led study abroad is an increase from … Continue reading

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“De-Antiquing with Susan” A Great Success

Lifelong Learning was privileged to host WKU Alum Susan Eberman (Allen, ’65) as she shared her expertise in a session titled, “De-Antiquing with Susan.”  Offered on Tuesday night and again on Wednesday morning, audiences were treated to the retired teacher’s … Continue reading

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News for Career and Workforce Development

First we want to give a warm welcome to Julie Uranis, our newest addition to the team. Julie is the Director of Distance Learning and Continuing and Professional Development. We are all very excited to have her and are anxious … Continue reading

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American Traveler Opportunities

American Traveler programs are non-credit, lifelong learning opportunities designed to give participants a one-of-a-kind experience. American Travelers participate side-by-side with students.  The program activities enable everyone to share the joy of learning. We have three marquee American Traveler opportunities coming … Continue reading

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