Bausch Appointed to State Panel

  Gov. Steve Beshear has appointed Dr. Margaret Bausch to the Kentucky State Advisory Panel for Exceptional Children. The panel provides policy guidance with respect to special education and related services for children with disabilities in Kentucky as defined by special education regulations and applicable state and federal law.

KHP Faculty Member Helps Promote Smoking Cessation

Dr. Melinda Ickes, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion, is part of a team working with UK employees to promote smoking cessation. Employees can sign up now through Jan. 16 for the University of Kentucky Quit & Win Contest, sponsored by the UK Tobacco-free Campus Initiative … Read More

Team Chaired by McCormick Helps University Receive Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

  Recognizing the University of Kentucky’s commitment to its surrounding local, national and global communities, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching recently announced the university has been selected to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification. UK College of Education faculty member Katherine McCormick, professor of interdisciplinary early childhood … Read More

Scholarship Applications Now Available

General scholarship applications for incoming freshmen, current undergraduate, and graduate College of Education students are now available. Pick up an application in the Taylor Education Building, room 166, or download an application at this link: https://education.uky.edu/resources/student-resources/scholarships-and-financial-aid/ All applications must be submitted to Sarah DeVriendt in TEB 166 by February 13. Questions? … Read More

Understanding Multiple Sclerosis Patients’ Needs

Dr. Malachy Bishop has received a $329,000 research grant from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to increase understanding of what people with multiple sclerosis (MS) want from their health care. Previous studies have shown health care works best when patients participate in its design and delivery. However, the health care … Read More

Students Have Chance to Practice Presenting Research

UK College of Education students are invited to present at the annual Spring Research Conference. The conference allows students to present their work, whether it is completed, in progress or at the proposal stage. This free event provides a welcoming context in which to receive feedback. The day includes presentations … Read More

Want to Study Abroad This Summer?

Students (regardless of major) are invited to study abroad with the Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion. New courses and programs are available for UK study abroad in Summer 2015. Along with aid from the International Center for Education Abroad and Exchanges, Dr. Rosie Lanphere and Dr. Randy Crist join … Read More

Human Performance Lab

In 1987, the UK colleges of Education and Allied Health, now called Health Sciences, and the Center for Biomedical Engineering formed a collaborative Biodynamics Lab. With a rich history of helping athletes prevent injury and increase performance, today the lab has a new location and a new name: the Human … Read More

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