Category Archives: Study Away

The Little Big Red story begins

The Office of Study Away invites you to follow Little Big Red’s adventures throughout America and around the world. Watch for and share #littlebigred on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. On Facebook, like the page @wkulittlebigred. Little Big Red connects students … Continue reading

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The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Kicks off the Summer of 2017

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) kicked off the 2017 Summer with “Ireland: One Island, Two Countries.” Students and faculty started the on-site course on May 17 and return to USA on May 31. During the program, students will … Continue reading

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WKU’s SGA Awards Scholarships to Study Away Students

The Student Government Association (SGA) at WKU has awarded two $300 scholarships to WKU students taking study away courses during Summer Session 2017. Through continuing support of a Study Away Scholarship, SGA encourages students to expand their learning opportunities off … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Montana – Summer and Fall 2017

REC 480 – Fly Fishing Montana – Travel-based Learning in Recreation & Tourism (3 hrs) Summer 2017 – High School course Fall 2017 course plus Sept 18-23 Study Away component. Join us for a fantastic course designed to teach you … Continue reading

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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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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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Ireland adventure for Adult learners this Summer

CCSA Offers Unique Opportunity for Adult Learners! The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad extends a special invitation to adult learners join an Ireland adventure this summer. Join veteran faculty for an adventure tour of the Emerald Isles and explore the beauty … Continue reading

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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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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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