Tag Archives: first year students

Faculty Learning Communities on Student Success

Listening To Our Students: A Faculty Forum on Teaching First-Year Students was held on Friday, January 29, 2016. The gathering was co-sponsored by the UK’s Office of Academic Excellence, the Chellgren Center in UGE’s Academy for Undergraduate Excellence, the Center for … Continue reading

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Past reports show difference between advising of first-year students and seniors at UK

This just in from the Weekly Updates from Dr. Ben Withers, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education: The Senate’s Academic Advising Advisory Committee, led by Dr. Phil Kraemer, is in the early stages of planning a survey of academic advising campus-wide. … Continue reading

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First Year Experience Initiatives at the University of Kentucky

An important task for the Division of Undergraduate Education this year as part of the 2014-2020 Strategic Plan is to lead the University in a review of our undergraduate students’ first year experience.  This fall, a First Year Experience (FYE) … Continue reading

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Summer Advising Conferences 2013 – A Terrific Job By Representatives of UK Programs and Services

In a recent message from Don Witt, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management and University Registrar, we learned that this summer’s Advising Conferences sessions pulled in nearly 95% of admitted students who had confirmed they wanted to come to UK this … Continue reading

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