We’ve been watching the trends carefully. We’ve also been holding out hope the COVID-19 impacts would move to a manageable level. However, with uncertainty of how travel will be impacted over the coming months – the key recruitment time for CCSA winter programs – the Executive Committee agreed with the staff assessment that CCSA should Read More.. New Semester. New Opportunities.
Are you one of those folks who takes photos of their food when dining out? I am guilty of that sometimes, but here I suggest taking photos of your surroundings as well, as you will find the work of celebrated architect/designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald at the Willow Tea Rooms. Enjoy Read More.. Let’s have tea!
Let’s journey now through the delightful variations of Art Nouveau, the global art movement transitioning the 19th century into the early 20th century. In general, a definition of Art Nouveau is: focused primarily on the decorative arts, employing sinuous, curvilinear shapes inspired by nature. Here is an example based on that definition. This is the Read More.. Mackintosh Design and Glasgow
CCSA’s Summer 2022 catalog is available. We’ve moved to an e-pub version rather than printing. The catalog is here. The Winter 21-22 is listed first, so scroll down to the Summer 2022 catalog. We’ve also pushed more information to the web so we can update as needed, but the printed version is a great way Read More.. Summer 2022 is live
Journey with me today and wrap yourself in tartan! The Tartan Weaving Mill and Exhibition on the Royal Mile certainly has an excellent location, just steps away from the entrance to Edinburgh Castle. Because of this proximity, some days even getting into the building can be a challenge. Once inside, you can descend several (5) Read More.. Tartans and Kilt Shops
CCSA passed another milestone. On August 1, 2021, we reached seven years at our host institution. Western Kentucky University became our home – for the organization and four staff members – on August 1, 2014. Robin Bylerly continued as the program coordinator, working remotely from northern Kentucky – several years before that became the thing. Read More.. CCSA – Lucky 7
Contributed by Gretchen Vaughn Here’s the view over Princes Street Gardens with the Firth of Forth beyond—being on top of the volcanic core that is Castle Rock always takes my breath away, literally and figuratively! It was a right cold day on my last visit in December 2019. Regimental Museum—nothing can replicate the sense of Read More.. Edinburgh Castle and Castle Rock
The CCSA team follows research and trends in higher education through many sources. Below are a few research-based articles to consider. As with many EAB items, these address institutional challenges, but there are important lessons education abroad can apply as well. Please take a look and let me know what you think: Post-Pandemic Enrollment Strategy Read More.. Student Engagement Ideas
Contributed by Gretchen Vaughn A delightful daily view as I left my Edinburgh Airbnb—wouldn’t you like to live here? I was so intrigued by this home that I almost approached a woman positioning her trash bins but I didn’t want to be considered a dreadful American tourist! This is the ornate gothic lodge at the Read More.. Journey with Me Along Dalry Road
CCSA is bolstering its alumni engagement to define its legacy. Our goal is to reach out to participants who studied 10+ years ago, who are already established in their fields. We aim to connect new participants with established professionals in their fields. To accomplish this goal, CCSA is unveiling new features in the several new Read More.. CCSA Legacy Project