Category Archives: Academic Outreach

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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Office of Study Away Gears Up for Summer 2016

The Office of Study Away is preparing for Summer 2016 and will offer nearly 30 Study Awayand Faculty Led Study Abroad (FLSA) courses taught by WKU faculty. The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA), which the Office of Study Away … Continue reading

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Study Away SGA Scholarship Open for Summer courses

The Student Government Association supports Study Away students by offering scholarships.  Open to students taking a summer 2016 study away course in one the many location offered this summer around the United States. Deadline is March 28. Learn more…

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