Category Archives: Academic Outreach

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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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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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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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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DELO presents at 3rd Annual Student Success Summit

Four members of the DELO family presented topics at WKU’s third annual Student Success Summit. Dr. Wren Mills, and the team of Tanja Bibbs, Danita Reiger-Ward, and Tanya Vincent conducted two sessions for the Summit, focusing on different aspects of … Continue reading

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