Advising Network Announcements

College of Comm & Info on the move!

Dear Campus Partners,

The Grehan Journalism Building will be renovated so changes are afoot in the College of Communication and Information!

The CI Office of Student Services is moving to Blazer Dining Hall, Room 9 (basement) on August 2. If you have students changing majors or wanting to talk to one of our advisors, please encourage them to come to 107 Grehan through July 31 or to Room 9, Blazer Dining Hall, on Monday, August 6, or later. We invite you to come visit us as well!

ISSS Workshop: Intercultural Training

ISSS is delighted to offer a summer workshop for UK faculty and staff who engage with international students and scholars. To sign up visit the myUK employee self-service tab and select UK International Center in the course catalog options. 

Intercultural Training
July 19 at 9AM
Bradley Hall - Room 207

Learn the best practices for engaging international students in the classroom and elsewhere on-campus. Designed to foster a deeper understanding of the cultures represented at the University of Kentucky.

UK 101/201 Section Updates - Week 4 of SBUs

I wanted to send along an update of the UK 101 Sections without restrictions for week 4.  Many of the first sections listed in myUK are already full, however the attached list identifies those sections with open seats.  Please encourage your students to consider one of the attached sections, or a section in their college or program.  In addition, please encourage your students to register for open sections before adding themselves to a waitlist.  If you have questions, feel free to reach out!  Thank you!

 

 

Jesse Farley

Gilman and Critical Language Scholarship Advisor Workshop

UK Education Abroad and Exchanges, the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards, and the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs invite you to attend the University of Kentucky Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship (https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/) and the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) (http://www.clscholarship.org/) Advisor Workshop. 

UK 101 Section Updates for Week 3 of SBUs

I wanted to send along an update of the UK 101 Sections without restrictions for week 3.  We have a few sections already full, however the attached list identifies those sections with open seats.  Please encourage your students to consider one of the attached sections, or a section in their college or program.  Thank you!

 

 

 

Jesse Farley

Senior Program Specialist for UK 101/201

Student Services Center

Division of Student and Academic Life

University of Kentucky

Dinner Dialogues Applications Now Available

Dinner Dialogues Applications Now Available

The Parent and Family Association is committed to providing opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to connect on and off campus. The Dinner Dialogues program offers funding to host student dinners in instructors’ homes. Interacting outside of the classroom in a comfortable home setting strengthens instructor-student relationships and enhances the academic experience.

UK 101 Section Updates

I wanted to send along an update of the UK 101 Sections without restrictions for week 2.  We have a few sections already full, however the attached list identifies those sections with open seats.  Please encourage your students to consider one of the attached sections, or a section in their college or program.  Also – we have experienced some issues with the classification restriction for UK 101 classes.  This issue is being attended to, but if you have any student who has trouble enrolling in a section, please feel free to send their ID number and requested section to me (

Leadership Summit Small Group Facilitators Needed

The Office of Student Organizations and Activities (SOA) is reviving the University Leadership Summit. The Leadership Summit is a program that brings together student leaders from across campus who work to create positive change for the University. The University Leadership Summit will be a “coming together” of UK’s top 100 student leaders through a fall leadership retreat, and a series of monthly forums with high-level administration from across campus to address student and campus issues.

Transfer Advising Contact Update

Hi all,

As many of you know, Aaron Vaught will be beginning in his new position with the Registrar’s Office on June 25th. While we work toward filling his position, Kelsey Carew and Zac Lewis will be responsible for his split with the rest of the Transfer Team offering support as needed. Please see below how the territories will be divided. This update is currently reflected on our website and has been communicated to our transfer partners at the KCTCS schools. 

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