Author Archives: Jerry Barnaby

WKU’s SGA Awards Scholarships to Seven WKU Study Away Students

WKU’s SGA Awards Scholarships to Seven WKU Study Away Students The Student Government Association (SGA) at WKU has awarded scholarships to seven WKU students taking courses this summer through WKU Study Away. Through continued support of a Study Away scholarship, … Continue reading

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Photograph Havana, Cuba with two veteran photographers, teachers and travelers!

CUBA – Photographic Workshop January 11-16, 2017* Venture behind the scenes and explore the “hidden Havana” in this short photographic workshop.  There is concern that American influence will change the historical nature of the city as more trade and commerce is … Continue reading

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Study Away and Faculty-Led Study Abroad Courses Head Out

Five study away and faculty-led study abroad courses begin next week.  The first leave Sunday, May 15, just  day after the 2016 Commencement. We look forward to seeing message and images of these challenge courses and adventurous students in the … Continue reading

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The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Announces Summer 2016 Storyteller Scholars

The CCSA Storyteller Scholarship is designed to encourage student participation in CCSA programs by offering a means for students to tell their own CCSA stories.  The awardee is expected to provide CCSA quality writing and/or imagery.  The deliverable product must … Continue reading

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Students & Faculty Heading to Iceland

Eighteen students, three faculty, and two program assistants head to Iceland for the second year of this Faculty-Led Study Abroad program. Iceland: Perspectives and Realities of Climate Change gives students the chance to explore the science of climate change, including the … Continue reading

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Study Away Team at TOPs

WKU welcomes the newest Toppers to the Hill for the TOP program. The Study Away team was there to greet them all and tell them about the options with CCSA, Study Away, Faculty-Led Study Abroad, and National Student Exchange. Buddy … Continue reading

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Cooperative Center for Study Abroad welcomes 5 members

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA), a nonprofit consortium that develops, plans and coordinates study abroad programs in predominantly English-speaking countries, welcomes five new members to its ranks. The five new affiliate members bring CCSA membership to 26 schools … Continue reading

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Incoming students learn about Study Away

The Study Away team shared opportunities with incoming students and their parents at the first TOPs session on April 15. The newest Hilltoppers learned about Study Away, Faculty-Led Study Abroad, National Students Exchange and CCSA – The Cooperative Center for … Continue reading

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Cuba in the News

Cuba is in the news and WKU friends and family are invited to join us for Havana Passage:  A Photographic Workshop. January 2017 will find a limited group of adventurers in Cuba with two internationally recognized photographers leading a workshop in … Continue reading

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Study Away Team at Head for the Hill

WKU’s Study Away team shared our story with many high school students and their parents at WKU’s Head for the Hill. A big thank you to President Ransdell for mentioning study away and faculty-led study abroad at the opening session. And … Continue reading

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