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Supporting High Impact Practices: Service-learning at the University of Kentucky

The new see tomorrow 2014-2020 Strategic Plan for the University of Kentucky includes “engagement” within its major initiatives, challenging all of us at UK to make sure our work will “Have a Meaningful Impact on the Commonwealth and the Community.” … Continue reading

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3 Actions in Creating a Vibrant Undergraduate Learning Community at UK

Have you been following the Town Halls offered by Working Group #1 co-chaired by Kim Anderson and Jane Jenson? These Town Halls represent opportunities for the community to learn about the University of Kentucky 2014-2020 Strategic Plan and to share … Continue reading

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Town Halls Focused on Undergraduate Education

This morning’s Town Hall discussion about the University’s strategic plan featured the work of Working Group #1: “Create a Vibrant Undergraduate Learning Community” was co-chaired by Kim Anderson and Jane Jenson. These Town Halls represent opportunities for the community to … Continue reading

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Carnegie Reclassification and Community-Based Learning Experiences at UK

Last fall Provost Riordan called together a workgroup to write up the University’s  Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement reclassification report that is due on April 15, 2014. Along with nearly 300 other institutions in the U.S., the University of Kentucky was … Continue reading

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A New Undergraduate Certificate Program in the Works – Leadership Studies

The Department of Educational Leadership Studies (EDL) and the Department of Community and Leadership Development (CLD) are proposing to offer an undergraduate certificate in leadership studies. The proposal has been approved by Undergraduate Council and is now on its way … Continue reading

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