News and Events

    • 17
    • Jun
Overcoming a disability brought on by a spinal cord injury in 2008 has been a significant achievement for UK College of Education student Duke Pettit II. As a result of his hard work and success in the Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling program in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling (EDSRC), Pettit recently was one of two...
    • 21
    • Mar
The Rehabilitation Counseling Program and Dr. Ralph Crystal received awards at this year's Southeast Regional National Rehabilitation Association (SERNA) Conference held in Louisville, KY May 13-16, 2013. The Wendell Taylor Memorial Award was presented to the UK Rehabilitation Counseling Program 
This award is given to an individual or group whose dedication to rehabilitation motivates them to work without any or little financial...
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    • May
The Herald-Leader and WTVQ Channel 36 recently featured the work of UK College of Education faculty members Gerald Abner and Donna Brostek-Lee, as well as Diane Haynes, an adjunct faculty member and state-coordinator of the Kentucky Deaf-Blind Project (a federally-funded program based at the college and overseen by the Kentucky Department of Education).  They have teamed to assist a Bryan...
    • 21
    • Mar
Dr. Sara Flanagan has been selected as the recipient of the 2013 Outstanding Dissertation Award by the College of Education at Purdue University. In her letter from the Dean of the College of Education, it states that the award committee was "impressed by the scope and breadth of (Sara's) work", and that this is a "truly well-deserved and admirable achievement." The...
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    • Oct

Harley 2006 Award

A colleague from the University of Illinois, Reginald Alston, nominated Harley for the honor. In his recommendation, Alston cited Harley’s distinguished record as a researcher and educator in Rehabilitation Counseling. NCRE presented the honor during their awards luncheon. Harley is in her 13th year as a UK professor. The NCRE is a council dedicated to the improvement of rehabilitation services for...