Advising Network Announcements

SPA 215 Written Spanish for Bilingual Students Fall 2018

Fall 2018
Tuesdays /Thursday 12:30-1:45 pm
Instructor: Dr. Yanira Paz (
This course builds upon the pedagogical basis of SPA 205. It is exclusively designed for bilingual speakers and its purpose is to further refine reading, lexical, and grammatical skills through intensive writing practice in contexts that are meaningful to these speakers. This course will be taught entirely in Spanish. 3 credit hours.

MHA Recruitment Event - Feb 26th

Please share the attached flyer for the College of Public Health MHA Recruitment event happening in Gatton on Feb 26th at 12pm.

Call to Service: UK Education Abroad Scholarship Reviewers

Hello, everyone,

I hope your semester is off to a great start! As we reach the end of January, our summer scholarship deadline is quickly approaching (February 1!). For the first scholarship round of this calendar year, we are looking to form an inspired committee charged with reviewing our UK Education Abroad Scholarship applications. A UK Education Abroad Scholarship can often make a wonderful impact on students looking for an international experience, and UK EA would greatly appreciate your work on this committee.

General Chemistry Learning Center

The Gen Chem Learning Center in JSB 219 is up and running! It is open M-R, 9-5 and F, 9-4. The detailed schedule can be found at Students can drop in for help for any CHE 1xx course.

Student Travel grant to China

I am very pleased to announce the UK Confucius Institute’s 2018 Student Travel Grant. Please distribute this to the department chairs and your faculty so that they can encourage interested students to apply. Attached are the program announcement. We are offer 30 undergraduate travel grant at $1000.00 each, and 10 graduate travel grant at $1500.00 each. Application deadline is February 15, 2018. The same information can also be found on our website:

Scholarships and FREE Airfare: UK Sexuality Education Abroad 2018

UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources Faculty Fellow, Dr. Kristen Mark, is offering a unique education abroad experience focused on gender and sexuality in Kentucky and the Netherlands from July 21-August 6, 2018. The program, Sexual Health and Sexuality Education in the Netherlands, will introduce students to the cultural comparative study of human sexuality and sexual health education in a context where sexual health outcomes are the best in the world. This course focuses on LGBTQ* experiences and sexual health disparities using an interdisciplinary lens.

Cross Cultural Workshop

Cross Cultural Workshop
Natural Bridge State Park
February 24-25 | Cost: $25

Spring 2018 Reminders

Important Reminders - Spring 2018


Bio Learning Center Final Schedule

The tutoring schedule for the Biology Learning Center is attached.

K Crew Application Now Open!

Encourage students to join K Crew 2018! Being a K Crew leader is a great opportunity that allows students to mentor and guide UK’s incoming class during K Week, the University’s official welcome week. K Crew gives students the chance to mentor new students, gain valuable leadership experience, and meet new people all across campus. The position will also include a $50 dollar stipend and some additional responsibilities after K Week.