“Unique Personalities and Perspectives”: A Global Learning Internship from Home
Senior Jayden Thomas was one of countless students whose study abroad experience ended abruptly in March because of COVID-19. However, his global learning studies didn’t end when he returned to the U.S. Since…
International Women’s Day: Celebrating the Women of Global Learning
Happy International Women's Day! Our study abroad and international women are amazing and deserve to be celebrated.
“Unity and Understanding”: International Alum’s Journey at WKU
Alum Joel Omage received his master's degree in chemistry at WKU, and his research may be applied to COVID-19.
“Empathy, Patience, and a Love of Learning”: An Alumna’s Journey in International Education
Alumna Emilie Gill studied abroad four times at WKU. Now, she is pursuing her MA in Children's Book Illustration in the UK.
“The World is at Your Fingertips”: Science Majors Abroad
“I can’t study abroad. My majors or classes aren’t offered.” “If I study abroad, I won’t be able to graduate on time.” According to GoOverseas, these are two of the biggest study abroad…
WKU International Education Week 2020: What to Expect
From Nov. 9 through Nov. 14, WKU will be participating in the 2020 International Education Week with several virtual events
‘Living on a Prayer:’ Two Alumni’s Experiences Teaching in Spain During the COVID-19 Pandemic
WKU Alumni Blake Pawley and Trevor Hoffman started their global learning experiences when they studied abroad during college, but their desire to pursue international experiences didn’t end with graduation. In October 2019, Pawley…
Building Connections through an Internship
Student Feature: Kate Ngo Kate Ngo is a Accounting and Finance major at Western Kentucky University from Vietnam. Ngo has became very involved in her time at WKU. Since being involved in many…
WKU Student Finds a Home in the International Student Community on WKU’s Campus
Student Features: Reuben Tang “Much more than technical skills, WKU has helped me solidify my character, my personal qualities, and nowadays I’m much more confident in myself as a person than before.“ –…
How to Stay Sane During the Pandemic?
The pandemic has hit us hard and it is a difficult time for all of us to cope with. Each of us is battling with our emotions and as students it can get…