Archive for the Semester at Sea Tag

Scholar transitions into role in Teach For America

Arete Contribution by Amber Thompson Throughout her four years at WKU, Amy Bishop has set a positive example for other Honors students.  By serving as an H4 counselor, being a pioneer student for WKU in their partnership with the Semester at Sea study abroad program, and gaining confidence through other leadership roles, Amy epitomizes what it means to be an
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Honors in the News – April 8

A weekly roundup of Honors students in the news. (Read more…)

Semester at Sea: Amy Bishop

Amy Bishop shares her experiences studying on a cruise ship and traveling the world for a semester. (Watch video…)

Honors in the News: Feb. 11

Senior Charlie Harris, co-founder of WKU’s Americans for Informed Democracy organization, talked with the Herald about new recycling initiatives on campus. The HonorsToppers, the Honors College’s student recruitment group, are gearing up for their annual trivia bowl. Read more about the plans on the Herald’s website. Junior Stephani Staci is spending the semester at sea, learning aboard a ship, and
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Semester At Sea Offers More Voyage Opportunities

One of the fastest growing study abroad opportunities has recently expanded its horizons as themed courses of study have begun taking place. In June of 2010, 11 WKU Honors College students and various faculty members returned from the first ever “Semester at Sea: Enrichment Voyage” that covered the theme “Waters of the Caribbean.” Representing a collaborative effort among the Honors
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