News & Events

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    • Sep
The Rehabilitation Counseling Program at the University of Kentucky has been ranked 6th in the nation, among the more than 90 programs nationally, in the 2015 U.S. News and World Report ranking of graduate programs. This ranking represents an 11-point jump from the previous ranking of 17th. The Rehabilitation Counseling Program is housed in the Department of Early Childhood, Special...
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    • Sep
By Katie Pratt LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 1, 2015) — Teaching science is one thing, experiencing it is another. Through a unique program, Kentucky science, technology, engineering and mathematics teachers spent this past summer experiencing the subjects firsthand on the University of Kentucky campus through the STEM PRIDE program.   Spearheaded by faculty and staff in the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment...
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    • Aug
By Amanda Nelson A seemingly insignificant moment can launch a chain of events that shape a lifetime. Some call it the butterfly effect. Perhaps you begrudgingly put down a good book to go out with a friend, and end up meeting the person with whom you start a family. The twists and turns of life are often shaped by mentors. Alumnus Brandon...
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Call for Third-Party Comments

The College of Education at the University of Kentucky is hosting an accreditation visit by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards in fall 2015. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments to the visiting team. Please note that comments must address substantive...

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    • Jul
Dr. John R. Thelin is the co-author of Philanthropy and American Higher Education, published by Palgrave Macmillan. In his own words, Thelin weighs in on the current state of American colleges and examines its naysayers and its advocates. This article was originally published on Palgrave's website.

By Dr. John R. Thelin

Only in America. Higher education in the United States is...