Monthly Archives: October 2011


The annual conference for the south region of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) was held in Destin, Florida October 16 – 18. The conference was held at the beautiful Sandestin resort, and the weather was amazing. I … Continue reading

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WKU Owensboro and DELO’s Center for Training and Development Partnerships

The WKU Owensboro staff including Dr. Gene Tice, Lewatis McNeal, Scott Taylor and DELO’s Center for Training and Development  staff are partnering together to build relationships with business and industry in the Owensboro area.  As a result of the work … Continue reading

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What I learned at the WCET conference

I was a first-timer at the WCET conference, held this year in Denver October 26-29, 2011 and I was impressed with the speakers, their expertise in policy, instructional design, and student services for online students.  Now that WKU is a … Continue reading

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Auditions Soon for New Children's Chorus

Continuing Education is partnering with the WKU Department of Music to develop the Southern Kentucky Children’s Chorus.  The Chorus will be open to students in 4-6th grades and will begin meeting weekly on January 24, 2012 at First Christian Church.  The Children’s Chorus … Continue reading

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Winter Courses Help Students Graduate

WKU Winter Term provides students with numerous course opportunities outside the traditional fall and spring semesters. Students can catch up on a missed course, get in to a popular course that frequently fills, potentially improve their GPA or get ahead … Continue reading

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More news from UPCEA South

WKU received the Credit Program of Excellence Award for its University Incubator. Through the Office of Cohort Programs, DELO support departments in recruitment, marketing, budgeting, and administration of new online programs.  Additionally, the incubator program is a resource to facilitate department’s … Continue reading

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Cohort Programs Promotion Announcement!

  Please join me in congratulating Amy Fitzpatrick on her new position as Cohort Programs Coordinator. Amy first joined the DELO team in 2008 and has been delivering excellent service to our students and academic partners ever since.   I am … Continue reading

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Study Away with National Student Exchange

We hosted a successful site visit on October 25 with the president and vice-president of the National Student Exchange.  The National Student Exchange (NSE) is a not-for-profit education consortium that provides affordable and practical opportunities for students enrolled at member … Continue reading

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Another Victory!

Wow! What a weekend! We were so wonderfully busy here at the Knicely Center that despite the moment-to-moment effort to make things work, it flew right by. Lots of credit goes to Jim Hills and his set-up team. They made … Continue reading

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Receive Blog Postings Through Your Email

Several of you have asked about how to receive blog postings through your email. This is available in Outlook as an RSS feed. Unfortunately RSS feeds are not currently supported in Entourage. If your DELO blog user account is under … Continue reading

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