Author Archives: Jerry Barnaby

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Announces Winter 2016-2107 Storyteller Scholarship

CCSA is a nonprofit consortium that develops, plans and coordinates study abroad programs in predominantly English-speaking countries.  WKU became the host institution on August 1, 2014, and provides support and infrastructure for administrative activities essential for the day-do-day operations of … Continue reading

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5th Annual Kentucky Study Abroad Symposium

We would like to acknowledge and congratulate those students and faculty selected to present at the 5th Annual Kentucky Study Abroad Symposium at Western Kentucky University this Friday, October 21st. The event is open to the public and will be … Continue reading

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

The Student Government Association (SGA) at WKU has awarded scholarships to six WKU students taking study away courses during Winter Term 2017. Through continuing support of a Study Away Scholarship, SGA encourages students to expand their learning opportunities off campus. … Continue reading

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CCSA Offers Unique Opportunity for Adult Learners

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad extends a special invitation to adult learning to join this Ireland adventure excursion in JULY 2017. LEARN MORE. Space is limited, so apply right away.

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The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Marks Two Years at WKU

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) celebrated two years of operations at Western Kentucky University. Belmont University in Nashville and Northern Kentucky University served as host institutions for over three decades before WKU became the host institution on August … Continue reading

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CCSA Kicks off London Summer 2016

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad kicked of the London Summer 2016 programs on Friday, July 8, with the arrival of the London Mid-Summer group.   This two-week program includes two courses that will take students deep into England’s rich … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Montana: A College Course for High School Students

// Granite Pare (left) landed a nice trout on the first fishing day of the WKU Fly Fishing Montana High School program. Funded in part by @Cabelas Outdoor Fund grant and @wku School of KRS. Guiding services provided by@missouliananglerflyshop   … Continue reading

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How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Practice. Practice. (And sign up with Study Away)

The Southern Kentucky Choral Society and WKU Chorale  spend four days in New York, culminating in a performance at Carnegie Hall on Monday, June 14. Led by Dr. Paul Hondorp, the group performed Mozart’s Requiem, with a renowned guest conductor, the professional New … Continue reading

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Lifelong Learners in New York City

Check out the two groups who crossed paths in NYC. The Society for Lifelong Learners and the Southern KY Choral Society. Learn more here. American Traveler programs are offered by WKU’s Office of Study Away.

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Adventurous Learners and Teachers

WKU students and faculty make the world their classroom through study away and study abroad courses. Today we have nearly 100 learners and teachers in Argentina, Morocco, Czech Republic, Iceland, Kenya, and South Africa. Next week… add more in South Africa and New … Continue reading

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