Education Student Named SEC Community Service Leader

by Cory Weigel UK Athletics University of Kentucky women’s golfer Megan Moir has been named the 2012-13 Brad Davis Southeastern Conference Female Community Service Leader of the Year.  University of Missouri swimmer Joseph Hladik was selected as the male athlete of the year from a list of 28 total nominees, … Read More

Deanna Henderson Receives Annual Adelstein Award

by Brad Duncan Suffering from a visual impairment since 1999 that has left her legally blind, UK College of Education student Deanna Henderson was recently one of two UK students awarded the annual Carol S. Adelstein Outstanding Student Award. Named for the wife of retired UK English professor Michael Adelstein … Read More

Family Math Night Thrills Local School

by Brad Duncan Faculty and students from the UK College of Education recently held their annual math night to the joy of teachers, students and parents at Lexington’s Beaumont Middle School. “I truly do not have enough words to accurately describe how valuable math night was for our students,” said … Read More

Former Doctoral Student Now a Dean in Ghana

Staff Report Yao Quashigah completed the defense of his dissertation in the UK College of Education Department of Curriculum and Instruction several weeks before September 11, 2001, with plans to head back to Ghana. However, his homecoming in Ghana was delayed because of subsequent events. Now he is dean of … Read More

New Chinese Exhibit Opens in College of Education

Staff Report Thanks to a gift from the UK Confucius Institute, the UK College of Education is now home to an interactive exhibit on Chinese history and culture. The two kiosks located in  ickey Hall (near the rear entrance across from the first-floor elevators) gives visitors information on the Chinese … Read More

John Nash Appears on KET’s Education Matters

by Amanda Nelson The February episode of Kentucky Educational Television’s Education Matters featuring UK College of Education associate professor John Nash now can be viewed online at the KET website. Nash also is featured in a bonus video interview available online as well. During this edition of the Kentucky Educational … Read More

Education Students Honored by Southeastern Conference

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive recently announced that 46 University of Kentucky student-athletes earned a place on the 2012 Fall Sports SEC  cademic Honor Roll. Ten of those student-athletes are majoring in College of Education programs. The 2012 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2012 … Read More

Educator Preparation Program Retreat Held

Staff Report On Thursday, January 3, the College of Education Office of the Dean sponsored a retreat at the Boone Center for program faculty chairs and university supervisors who work in educator preparation programs at the University of Kentucky. The retreat was designed to update participants on recent accreditation changes … Read More

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