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    • 11
    • Oct
Dr. Fadia Nasser-Abu Alhija, the first Israeli Arab woman to be appointed an associate professor at an Israeli research university, spent the day recently with Dr. Brian Bottge and his Institute of Education Sciences grant team in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling at the UK College of Education. Dr. Nasser-Abu Alhija is a Professor in the...
    • 06
    • Jan

Hope for Tomorrow

Of all the gifts she has received, the country of Guatemala gave Dr. Jennifer Grisham-Brown her greatest one – the gift of her son. After his adoption, she yearned for a way to pour her heart into a place that had filled hers. That desire gave birth to a mission that is helping orphans and at-risk children in Guatemala, and also...
    • 07
    • Dec

The Nexus Between Teaching and Research

This blog was originally published on the Institute of Education Sciences website. Samuel Choo is a doctoral student at the dissertation stage in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education, and Rehabilitation Counseling at the University of Kentucky College of Education. In this blog post, he describes how working on an Institute of Education Sciences grant gave him first-hand experiences in planning...
    • 17
    • Nov
Lisa Dunkley, a doctoral student in the Rehabilitation Counseling Education, Research, and Policy Program in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education, and Rehabilitation Counseling has received a competitive grant from the national counseling honor society Chi Sigma Iota. The grant will be used to effectively prepare current University of Kentucky members of Chi Sigma Iota who are enrolled in...