Tag Archives: Learning

WLU offers exciting study abroad programs for summer 2018

By Ana Berbel, Distribution Manager

Studying abroad is a once in a lifetime opportunity. It provides a cultural knowledge of the world that you can’t get anywhere else, and it also expands your experience beyond the classroom. West Liberty University has been offering study abroad programs for a few years. Although they can be a bit pricey, students are encouraged to take on the adventure.

International Education Month enriches campus life

By Ana Berbel, Distribution Manager 

Like previous years, during the first few weeks of November, the International Education Month is celebrated on campus. The international club, SPICES, organizes this event.

Sustainability committee aims to educate, change WLU 

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor
 
West Liberty University’s Sustainability Committee is focused on a better today and tomorrow, looking for new ways to expand WLU’s green impact.

Community University gears up for another year

By Taylor Long, Contributing Writer

West Liberty offers the Community University for many learning opportunities to people 55 and older.

Top 4 ways to have a more productive summer

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor

During summer break, it can become easy to fall into the trap of wasting away days and becoming less productive. After a busy semester of studying, spending summer days napping and watching Netflix can seem appealing. However, if you want to spend time on something more rewarding, here are some ways to make your break more productive, while still being enjoyable.

Five free resources to learn a foreign language

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer

As a college student, you might experience a summer limbo of sorts: the time when days blur into one continuous Netflix binge. It’s time to press pause on a random show you will forget about in a few days and do something more interactive, something that can keep your brain working. Summer break is the best time to start learning a foreign language.

Peer mentoring, tutoring still available in LSDC

By Sean Kranske, Contributing Writer 
 
The Student and Learning Development Center (LSDC) has been a valuable resource for West Liberty University students since it opened, and it continues to grow. This semester, various labs have been offered for various subjects, as well as tutoring programs that many students have been able to take advantage of. Looking forward, West Liberty hopes to make the LSDC an even greater asset for students than it already is.