Category Archives: Academic Outreach

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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Study Away Winter Term 2017 Courses Recap

  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. Now WKU Study Away has expanded to also … Continue reading

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Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Storyteller – Hannah Sells

Check out Hannah’s Story from her CCSA Winter course in London. Learn more about CCSA

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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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Meet WKU Staff Member and On Demand Student, Annette Stratton

The hardest step in any journey is usually the first one. Annette Stratton (Administrative Assistant for Glasgow Chancellor Dr. Sally Ray) felt this way when she made the big decision to go back to school as an adult. As the … 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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Meet Damonte Lott, WKU On Demand Student

“Success is the journey, not the destination” This quote by Arthur Ashe is one that Damonte Lott took inspiration from in his years as a WKU student. Lott, an On Demand student who graduated in May with an AB in … Continue reading

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