Category Archives: Summer Sessions

Climate Change Program Featured by ALIVE Center

Progression Through Partnerships Newsletter Summer Edition The WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships shared the summer 2015 Progression Through Partnerships newsletter. This edition highlights the Climate Change Challenge with Toppers at Sea.  See pages 6-7 http://www.wku.edu/alive/news_publications/publications/progression-through-partnerships-summer15-small.pdf  

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Gatton Students in England

Forty-three Gatton Academy students have returned home following a 23-day study abroad program to London and Harlaxton College in Grantham, England. This Faculty-Led Study Abroad course was taught by Professor Walker Rutledge, WKU Department of English. Read more…

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Faculty-Led Study Abroad Promotes Iceland Links

A group of students and faculty from WKU recently returned from a study abroad program in Iceland led by Dr. Bernie Strenecky, WKU Scholar in Residence, and Dr. Jason Polk and Dr. Leslie North of the Department of Geography and … Continue reading

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CCSA London Summer starts July 13.

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad kicked off the London Summer program with over 100 students and 13 faculty living in the Southwark area of London with classes taking place at King’s College Waterloo Campus, a stone’s throw from Waterloo Station. … Continue reading

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Study Away and Faculty-Led Study Abroad – Comings and Goings.

The first set of programs have returned from their study away and faculty-led study abroad experience.  The Sustainable Symposium  and the Sports Administration study away programs wrapped up on May 22.  Costa Rica Ecotourism and Service Learning, Dance in Italy, … Continue reading

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Cooperative Center for Study Abroad selects board chair

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) has selected Dr. Royal Berglee as the new Chair of the Board of Trustees. Berglee is an Associate Professor of Geography in the Department of International and Interdisciplinary Studies at Morehead State University. … Continue reading

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SGA awards scholarships to 7 students for Study Away courses

The Student Government Association at WKU has awarded scholarships to seven students taking courses this summer through WKU Study Away. Read more…

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Study Away selects 30 students for Summer 2015 scholarships

WKU’s Office of Study Away has selected 30 students to receive more than $7,000 in total scholarship awards. The scholarships will be applied toward tuition for Study Away and Faculty-Led Study Abroad courses taken during Summer Sessions 2015. Read more…

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WKU extends international reach with partnership in Iceland

A 2014 Faculty-led study abroad kicked off this new international partnership that continues to grow. Read more… And… a new program in Iceland this summer will take several WKU students to this stunning location. More…  

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29 WKU students to participate in Texas Sport Facility Symposium

WKU’s School of Kinesiology, Recreation & Sport has partnered with the Division of Extended Learning and Outreach’s (DELO) Study Away office and the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) to offer the Texas Sport Facility Symposium, a summer seminar Aug. … Continue reading

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