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    • 19
    • Oct
      At first, Anna Juett would sit down in the middle of practice, or stand back and watch the other kids dance. Now, several years later, she's front and center in her sparkly costume, more confident in her moves and on stage. Jenna Lyon with A Chance to Dance Student "It's purple and it's my favorite color and...
    • 17
    • Oct

Ickes Chosen for SEC Travel Program

More than 100 faculty members from all 14 Southeastern Conference (SEC) universities will take part in the 2016-17 SEC Faculty Travel Program, the league office announced Oct. 6. Of the more than 100 participants, nine are faculty at the University of Kentucky, including Dr. Melinda Ickes of the UK College of Education's Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion. The program,...
    • 11
    • Oct
LEXINGTON, KY – 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...
    • 05
    • Oct
Dr. Jared Stallones, a nationally recognized expert in teacher preparation, education policy and education history, has been named chair of the University of Kentucky College of Education Department of Curriculum and Instruction. “Jared Stallones is an outstanding educator with a commitment to collaboration across schools, institutions and disciplines,” said UK College of Education Dean Mary John O’Hair. “We look forward to...
    • 28
    • Sep
The Arvle and Ellen Thacker Turner Research Fund was established at the UK College of Education to provide mini-grants in support of the research efforts of doctoral graduate students in the college. Grants of up to $1,000 are available to College of Education doctoral candidates who have passed their qualifying examination and are working on their dissertation. Letter of study...