Scott and Dallaire Selected as Commencement Student Speakers

News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 13:00

Jared Scott will speak at the 9 a.m. ceremony and Jackie Dallaire will speak at the 2 p.m. ceremony. Scott and Dallaire were selected among several candidates by UK President Eli Capilouto to represent the May 2016 undergraduate class. more

College of Social Work to Induct Two New Hall of Fame Members

News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:22

The UK College of Social Work will induct James J. Clark and Margaret Hazelette into their 2016 Hall of Fame. more

Conference on Military Behavioral Health Sponsored by UK College of Social Work

News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 15:31

Conference will be held April 29 at the Campbell House in Lexington and will cover a number of topics including moral injury, suicide prevention and military culture. more

Social Work Student Leaves Lasting Impression in Washington, D.C.

News - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 11:54

Even as a child, Karah Holbert was inspired to follow in her mother's footsteps to the UK College of Social Work with the goal of making lasting changes in the lives of other people. more

College of Social Work to Host Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series on April 1

News - Fri, 03/25/2016 - 15:32

The UK College of Social Work's annual Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series will present Sam Brooke, a deputy legal director of the Southern Poverty Law Center's Economic Justice Project, based in Montgomery, Alabama, on April 1. more

Social Work Offers Summer Class in Ghana Open to Any Major

News - Fri, 03/11/2016 - 10:59

The University of Kentucky College of Social Work is offering a six-week study abroad course in Ghana June 16-July 27. more

UK College of Social Work Students Serving Kentucky Today; Cultivating Leadership for Tomorrow

News - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 16:34

Graduate and undergraduate students at the UK College of Social Work are sharpening their counseling and leadership skills by providing more than 131,000 hours of service to some of Kentucky's most vunerable citizens. more

College of Social Work to Offer New Graduate Certificate in Military Behavioral Health

News - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 14:13

The UK College of Social Work will offer a graduate certificate in military behavioral health beginning with the summer 2016 semester to students interested in the counseling professions. more

College of Social Work Receives Grant to Train Students, Professionals in Substance Abuse Response

News - Tue, 02/23/2016 - 16:51

Carlton Craig, in the UK College of Social Work, has received a three-year SAMHSA grant which will be used to work in collaboration with UK's Department of Family and Community Medicine to prepare social workers and health professionals to respond to contemporary workforce challenges in health care. more

College of Social Work to Host Diversity Workshop

News - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 12:33

Roger Cleveland, associate professor in the College of Education and director of the Center for Education Equality and Excellence at EKU, will be the featured speaker at the UK College of Social Work's Diversity Training and Workshop on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016. more

Social Work Professor Recently Appointed to State and Federal Advisory Boards on Juvenile Justice

News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 10:05

Jay Miller, assistant professor in the UK College of Social Work, has been appointed to federal and state advisory boards on juvenile justsice and delinquency prevention. more