Category Archives: Academic Outreach

What’s new with WKU Online & On Demand this summer?

  As summer on campus comes to a close, we’d like to share with you the Summer 2017 newsletter from WKU Online & WKU On Demand. Here’s what you’ll find in this issue: Faculty Spotlight on engaging students in the … Continue reading

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The Little Big Red story begins

The Office of Study Away invites you to follow Little Big Red’s adventures throughout America and around the world. Watch for and share #littlebigred on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. On Facebook, like the page @wkulittlebigred. Little Big Red connects students … Continue reading

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The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Kicks off the Summer of 2017

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) kicked off the 2017 Summer with “Ireland: One Island, Two Countries.” Students and faculty started the on-site course on May 17 and return to USA on May 31. During the program, students will … Continue reading

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WKU’s SGA Awards Scholarships to Study Away Students

The Student Government Association (SGA) at WKU has awarded two $300 scholarships to WKU students taking study away courses during Summer Session 2017. Through continuing support of a Study Away Scholarship, SGA encourages students to expand their learning opportunities off … Continue reading

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WKU On Demand & WKU Online Spring into Summer!

Spring is a busy time for all of us, and WKU On Demand & WKU Online have been on-the-go, reaching out to traditional, post-traditional, and potential WKU students. Nikki Roof and Donna Kasznel represented WKU Online & On Demand at … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Montana – Summer and Fall 2017

REC 480 – Fly Fishing Montana – Travel-based Learning in Recreation & Tourism (3 hrs) Summer 2017 – High School course Fall 2017 course plus Sept 18-23 Study Away component. Join us for a fantastic course designed to teach you … Continue reading

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Robin Ayers brings Western Spirit to On Demand Algebra & Trig

Math Professor Robin Ayers’ office is a visual testament to her passion for her students. Her walls are festooned with mementos and artifacts, newspaper clippings and autographed red towels, collected over her 26 years of teaching college math, each one … Continue reading

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Study Abroad in Costa Rica – Gatton Academy – Winter 2017

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU conducted two simultaneous faculty-led study abroad courses in Costa Rica during the2017 Winter Term. They conducted biology research at the Cloudbridge Nature Reserve and shared this blog. Study Abroad … Continue reading

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Meet Arthur Clemons – Focusing on a successful WKU On Demand post-traditional student

Arthur Clemons’ father kept Arthur’s 1970 high school graduation photo in his wallet until he died. Arthur was the only one of his children to graduate from high school – the first member of his family to do so, and … Continue reading

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Study Away Scholarships Open for Summer

The Student Government Association supports Study Away students by offering scholarships.  Open to students taking a Summer 2017 study away course in one the many location offered this summer around the United States. Deadline is March 31, 2017. Learn more…

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