Category Archives: Study Away

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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Study Away Team at TOPs

WKU welcomes the newest Toppers to the Hill for the TOP program. The Study Away team was there to greet them all and tell them about the options with CCSA, Study Away, Faculty-Led Study Abroad, and National Student Exchange. Buddy … Continue reading

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Cooperative Center for Study Abroad welcomes 5 members

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA), a nonprofit consortium that develops, plans and coordinates study abroad programs in predominantly English-speaking countries, welcomes five new members to its ranks. The five new affiliate members bring CCSA membership to 26 schools … 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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Study Away Team at Head for the Hill

WKU’s Study Away team shared our story with many high school students and their parents at WKU’s Head for the Hill. A big thank you to President Ransdell for mentioning study away and faculty-led study abroad at the opening session. And … Continue reading

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Cuba Photographic Workshop – January 2017

Cuba is front and center in the news right now.  And you can be one of the few Americans to set foot in our Caribbean neighbor. Havana Passage is a 5-day photographic workshop led by award-winning photographers. Venture behind the … Continue reading

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WKU Geology Students Explore the Mojave Desert in Study Away Program

WKU Geology Students Explore the Mojave Desert in Study Away Program   A group of 14 WKU geology majors and one faculty member are on a week long field excursion in the Mojave desert. So far, they have seen large … 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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