News & Events

    • 15
    • Jul

Math Professor Lives NASCAR Dream

  Dr. Molly Fisher with Carl Edwards Last January, a sports writer contacted Dr. Molly Fisher - a College of Education faculty member - with questions about a NASCAR piece he was writing. That conversation resulted in the opportunity of a lifetime for Fisher, an assistant professor of mathematics education in the UK College of Education's Department of STEM Education. Fisher has taught workshops...
    • 14
    • Jul
David Brown, a Ph.D. candidate, and professor John Thelin - both from the college's Department of Educational Policy Studies - are co-authors of an essay review of Derek Bok’s book Higher Education in America. The review was published in the July 10, 2014 issue of Columbia University’s Teachers College Record.  Bok is President Emeritus of Harvard University and his book was...
    • 14
    • Jul
The UK College of Education congratulates alumnus Ramsey Carpenter on being named Miss Kentucky 2014. Carpenter graduated in May 2014 from the college's Special Education, Learning and Behavior Disorders undergraduate program. "To win on the UK stage is to be able to pay homage to the university that gave me so much professionalism and education for the future," Carpenter told the...
    • 02
    • Jul
Dr. Sharon Rostosky A book by two University of Kentucky professors was highlighted recently in a Huffington Post blog by author Janet Mason. "A Positive View of LGBTQ: Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being" by Sharon Rostosky, professor of counseling psychology in the UK College of Education, and Ellen Riggle, professor of political science in the UK College of Arts...
    • 23
    • May

Student Named Adelstein Award Recipient

  Overcoming a disability brought on by a spinal cord injury in 2008 has been a significant achievement for UK College of Education student Duke Pettit II. As a result of his hard work and success in the Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling program in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling (EDSRC), Pettit recently was one...