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Symposium Schedule

Schedule of Events

Presentation times are estimates. Presentations will run on a rolling basis throughout the morning. A lunch voucher will be given to participants and can be utilized at WKU’s Fresh Foods in DSU.

8:30 AM Doors Open
9:00 AM Opening Remarks by Dr. Gary Ransdell, WKU President
9:15 AM Sarah Whiteford, Midway University
"How Location Choice Defines the Course"
9:30 AM Amy Nemon, Western Kentucky University 
"Mapping the Study Abroad Experience in Study Abroad" 
9:45 AM Rebecca Briley, Midway University
"Know When to Hold'Em, Know When to Fold'Em" 
10:00 AM Clayton Cassidy, Western Kentucky University
"The Language Immersion Experience and Application Post-Study Abroad" 
10:15 AM Alex Antoshak, Western Kentucky University
"Central European Land, Weather, and Climate" 
10:30 AM Hailey Harrison & Ashley Horn, Murray State University
"Through my {London} Eye: Every Experience is Different" 
10:45 AM Joseph Gray, Western Kentucky University
"Barriers to Language Study and Participation in Study Abroad" 
11:00 AM Chelsea Denhard, Western Kentucky University
"A Lens-Changing Experience" 
11:15 AM Closing Remarks and Door Prizes by Erin Greunke, WKU Coordinator of Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs and Adjunct Instructor, Geography & Geology


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 Last Modified 10/19/16