Archive | June 30, 2010

WKU Veterans Upward Bound enrolling students

Fall semester Veterans Upward Bound classes begin in the middle of August in Jones-Jaggers Hall at WKU, but veterans are enrolled every day until classes are full so you can start immediately. Veterans Upward Bound is a free program for veterans designed to help them increase academic abilities so they can enter school of any […]

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WKU Geography faculty lead study abroad in Argentina

Two faculty and three students from WKU’s Department of Geography and Geology, along with eight students from Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) consortium colleges, returned home last week after completing a month-long, 4,200-mile circumnavigation of northern Argentina. Led by Dr. David Keeling, Geography and Geology Department Head, and Will Blackburn, the KIIS summer program […]

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WKU students, faculty complete Semester At Sea Experience

Eleven WKU students and four faculty members have returned from the first Semester At Sea™ Enrichment Voyage addressing the theme “Waters of the Caribbean.” The three courses offered (GEOL 475, GEOG 475, and GEOS 510) represent a collaborative effort between the Semester at Sea™ Program (SAS) through the University of Virginia, the WKU Honors College, […]

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