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Register Today for the University Leadership Forum, October 27-29

Have you registered yet for the inaugural University Leadership Forum? This series of events for UK faculty and staff is co-sponsored by the office of the Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration, the Office of Faculty Advancement and Institutional … Continue reading

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Associate Provost Ben Withers reflects on links between class attendance and retention

This just in from Dr. Ben Withers’ UGE Weekly Update‘s Reading for the Week: Dr. Ken Troske, Professor and Associate Dean in the Gatton College of Business, shared “Cracking Down on Skipping Class” that appeared recently in the Wall Street … Continue reading

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Lumina Foundation issues report urging federal policy priorities focused on inclusion and student success in higher ed – not just access

The Lumina Foundation has recently issued a report urging new priorities for federal higher education policy. The President and CEO Jaimie Merisotis wrote in his op-ed in Roll Call (May 29, 2014) that in the past the federal government has … Continue reading

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International Student and Scholars Services (ISSS) workshops this fall

Have you wondered whether working with international undergraduate students is different from working with students who have been living in the US all their lives? There are many assumptions we bring with us as educators that need to be explored … Continue reading

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