Spotlight on Staff Member Gwen Winder

Q: What is your position with the College and how long have you worked here? A: I have been an administrative support associate in the Dean’s office since being hired full-time in mid-August. Prior to that, I had worked in the same position as a STEPS employee since mid-May. I … Read More

College of Education Sponsoring Workshop on Innovative Thinking

As part of the new Laboratory on Design Thinking, the UK College of Education Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab is sponsoring a workshop on “Design Thinking: Tools and Techniques to Lead Innovation and Creativity in Your Organization.” The event will be held at the Lexington Convention Center, 430 West Vine Street, … Read More

Spotlight on Faculty Member Wayne Lewis

Q. What do you love about the College of Education? A: I have been with the College of Education about two years now and more than anything, I love working with my students. I am an assistant professor in the Department of Educational Leadership Studies and a Co-Director of the … Read More

College of Education Offers New Resources for Kentucky Education Reforms

In 2009, the Kentucky General Assembly passed Senate Bill 1, the state’s most recent education policy law. Senate Bill 1, now referred to as “Unbridled Learning,” includes significant policies and opportunities for higher education in general and teacher education programs in particular. To support the implementation of Unbridled Learning initiatives … Read More

Spotlight on Staff Member Bob Singleton

Q: How long have you been at the College of Education? What is your position here? A: I started working at UK in 2005, with Dining Services. In 2007, I joined the College of Education, first as Staff Support in Academic Services. Last year, I became an Admin Associate for … Read More

Alumnus M. Christopher Brown Named Alcorn State President

In ceremonies held in April 2011, UK College of Education alumnus M. Christopher Brown was sworn in as the 18th president of Alcorn State University in Mississippi. At the age of 38, Brown became the youngest president to lead the oldest historically black land-grant in the nation. Brown, who earned … Read More

Hearing Impairment Doesn’t Get in Way of Swimmer, Future Teacher

by Jenny Wells, UK Public Relations Lindsay Lash is one of those students who amazes people in her ability to balance school, sports and work; but her story is even more amazing than that. While she is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in elementary education, competing on UK’s swimming and diving … Read More

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