Dickey Hall Café Projected to Open in Spring 2013

In the planning stages for a number of months, a project to open a food service unit in the University of Kentucky College of Education’s Dickey Hall officially got underway in October. The Café is projected to open for business in the Spring 2013. The Café will be located in … Read More

Ribbon Cutting Launches Kentucky STEMx Network

by Amanda Nelson A ribbon cutting was held Friday, November 30, to officially mark the launch of Kentucky’s involvement in the STEMx Network created by the Battelle Memorial Institute, the world’s largest nonprofit research and development organization. The University of Kentucky College of Education’s Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab is facilitating … Read More

UK College of Education Co-Sponsors Education Innovation Summit

by Amanda Nelson The University of Kentucky College of Education and AdvancED Kentucky, along with the UK Confucius Institute, are co-sponsoring the 2012 Innovation Summit, November 29-30, 2012, at the Lexington Convention Center. This professional gathering of Kentucky educators from P-12 and higher education will include business and community leaders … Read More

UK College of Education Hosts Kentucky STEMx Network Launch

by Amanda Nelson The University of Kentucky College of Education hosted a recent meeting to launch Kentucky’s involvement in Battelle’s STEMx network. STEMx connects state networks and partners to accelerate the growth of policies, practices and partnerships that are needed to expand the number of STEM teachers, increase student achievement … Read More

Health and Safety on Mind of College of Education

AEDs installed in Dickey Hall and Taylor Education Building by Brad Duncan In 2009, Vicki Sageser helped save the life of a fellow vacationer in North Carolina. Sageser, an alumnus of the UK College of Education and a part-time instructor, never hesitated when she heard a woman’s screams in their … Read More

College of Education Sponsors K-Week Activities

With the start of the 2012-2013 academic year, the UK College of Education hosted the K-Week College of Education Fair on Tuesday, August 21. The day kicked off with an assortment of activities for students, faculty and staff on the Taylor Education Building front lawn that included food, entertainment, prizes, … Read More

Thelin Essay Featured in Inside Higher Ed

by Jenny Wells, UK Public Relations John Thelin, professor in the UK College of Education Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation, has an essay currently featured in Inside Higher Ed, discussing the benefits and challenges associated with online learning in public higher education. According to Thelin, online education is … Read More

15 Education Students Named to SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll

The UK College of Education placed 15 students on the 2012 Spring Sports Southeastern Conference (SEC) Academic Honor, which was announced by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive. The 2012 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2011 summer and fall terms and the 2012 spring term. Among … Read More

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