Category Archives: Academic Outreach

29 WKU students to participate in Texas Sport Facility Symposium

WKU’s School of Kinesiology, Recreation & Sport has partnered with the Division of Extended Learning and Outreach’s (DELO) Study Away office and the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) to offer the Texas Sport Facility Symposium, a summer seminar Aug. … Continue reading

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Convergence 2014 Call for Proposals

A reminder about this statewide conference and the call for proposals. Kentucky Convergence is November 13-14 in Louisville, and the deadline for proposals is August 29. This statewide conference brings professionals in information technology, online learning, and libraries together for … Continue reading

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Upcoming National Presentations

We have some exciting news to share regarding the 2014 Online Learning Consortium International Conference (formerly Sloan-C). Cindy Troutman, Program Manager for WKU Online and Tanja Bibbs, Assistant Director of Distance Learning, will present a 35 minute session on building … Continue reading

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End of Summer Update: Online Program Services

I hope you all have had a terrific summer! It’s quickly coming to a close, and it has been the busiest of record for us! There are a few exciting updates that I’d like to share: WKU now has 80 online … Continue reading

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What’s Next for Blackboard?

WKU has been using Blackboard as our learning management system (LMS) since 1999. Over the years, I’ve seen many changes in how our faculty use it to teach, collaborate with students and create a sense of community. I’ve also been … Continue reading

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Application deadline April 30 for SGA Study Away scholarship

The WKU Student Government Association (SGA) will continue to sponsor the SGA Study Away scholarship for students taking courses through WKU Study Away during summer or fall 2014. Read more…

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Winter Term 2014 offers expanded courses through Study Away

The Division of Extended Learning & Outreach (DELO) formed the WKU Study Away program in 2010, offering off-campus programs that help students apply lessons from the classroom in a practical, hands-on setting. Since then, WKU Study Away has expanded to … Continue reading

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DELO Faculty-Led Study Abroad Award

Exclusive offer for students accepted into an approved WKU Faculty-Led Study Abroad program. March 7:  Summer 2014 – Final Deadline. After this date, awards will be made only as long as funds are available. Check out all the summer study abroad … Continue reading

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21 WKU students participate in 2014 Winter Term course in Ecuador

Twenty-one WKU students spent the 2014 Winter Term studying in Ecuador. This is the 22nd year the Department of Agriculture has sponsored the short-term study abroad course. This year’s leaders were Dr. Kristie Guffey and Dr. David Coffey. Read more

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WKU @ Sundance Blog

WKU Study Away in Utah.  Winter 2014. Film the way it’s supposed to be —engaged, active, & independent! Check out the blog from Sundance. http://filmfestclass.blog.wku.edu/

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