News & Events

    • 20
    • Jan

Cantrell Volunteers in Ecuador

Lexington, Ky. (Jan. 20, 2016) -- Dr. Susan Cantrell has visited 10 schools on the coast of Ecuador during the past two days, administering a fluoride varnish on children's teeth that has been shown to cut tooth decay by 80 percent. Teachers in Ecuador will administer the second round in 6 months. Dr. Susan Cantrell applies dental...
    • 06
    • Jan

Planting Seeds of Hope

Of all the gifts she has received, the country of Guatemala gave 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 impacting...
    • 15
    • Dec
While many University of Kentucky students are turning in a final exam or project this time of year, UK College of Education students taking the education curriculum methods course tested their skills by teaching Dixie Magnet Elementary School K-fourth graders. Last week, 60 Dixie Magnet students visited Dickey Hall to learn about weather, the Commonwealth, Native Americans, U.S. government, patriotism, civil...