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DELO study abroad award enables student to share his experience

Ian Dowty’s project from his Winter Term program is a great example of how to use the scholarship award. http://www.wku.edu/flsa/application/deloaward2013.php

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WKU students receive new DELO scholarship award for study abroad

Fifty-six WKU students received a total of $17,100 in scholarship funds to participate in Faculty-Led Study Abroad (FLSA) courses during winter 2013. The funds were provided through a new scholarship award offered by WKU Extended Learning & Outreach (DELO). Read … Continue reading

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Study Away Staff Completes International Education Training

Rebbecca Schwartz and Jerry Barnaby completed the NAFSA e-learning course Mapping Short Term Education Abroad Programming. The course prepares the participants to work with faculty on developing faculty-led study abroad programs and provides source material, handbooks and guides to create effective … Continue reading

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New DELO scholarship program offered for Faculty-Led Study Abroad courses

Our goal is for students to be creative and develop their own meaningful study abroad experience and to increase student access to study abroad opportunities. http://wkunews.wordpress.com/2012/10/09/flsa-scholarships/

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Study Away staff members to present sessions at regional conference

Two staff from WKU Study Away will present sessions at the NAFSA Region VI conference in Columbus, Ohio, this November. http://wkunews.wordpress.com/2012/09/26/study-away-nafsa/ Susan rocks in getting the word out!

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Study Away in Glasgow

Talking up study away, NSE and faculty-led study abroad in Glasgow.  Big Red provided inspiration. That was Tuesday.  Wednesday is the Study Abroad Fair at MMTH. It is International Reach Week!

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Faculty-Led Study Abroad courses offer diverse opportunities in Winter Term

Students interested in studying abroad this winter will have several choices through WKU Faculty-Led Study Abroad. Courses will be offered in Peru, Ecuador, Kenya, Mexico and Cuba, as well as a course in Costa Rica for Gatton Academy students. thanks … Continue reading

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Study Away manages Faculty-Led Study Abroad programs

We’ve been hard at it preparing a new set of faculty-led study abroad (FLSA) programs.  Erin, Rebecca and Jerry are working in partnership with faculty and staff program leaders, their academic units, Study Abroad & Global Learning, and the Office of … Continue reading

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Cuba 2012 – Faculty-Led Study Abroad

Professor Walker Rutledge and I completed a short site visit to Havana from August 19 to 23.  Rutledge received funding from Potter College, English dept, and Office of International Programs.  We spent a whirlwind two and half days on the ground, … Continue reading

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