Category Archives: Winter Term

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 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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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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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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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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CCSA – The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad Winter Programs Complete

The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) recently wrapped up its Winter 2015-16 study abroad courses through WKU, including five winter programs: London Winter, London Arts & Literature, London Theater, Australian Ecosystems and Two Capitals: London & Dublin. Over 240 … Continue reading

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