Advising Network Announcements

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.

Summer ENG 191

If you have any students needing either a US citizenship or humanities UK core over the summer, I'll be teaching a 6-week ENG 191 from June 21-August 2. The course title is "Strangers with Cameras: A Study of Appalachian Representation in North American Media." I've attached the flyer here. Please don't hesitate to refer interested students or reach out if you have questions!

Chelsea Brislin

COM Minor Returns!

The Communication minor is back! The minor was suspended in February 2017. Beginning February 1, 2018, students may once again elect a minor in Communication.

The requirements remain the same (18 hours):

• COM 101 and COM 287
• Choice of two: COM 249/252/281/325
• Choice of two: COM 311-318

Details can be found at

Capacity Overrides, Math

Due to the weather, the Math Department has cancelled our drop-in session for capacity overrides for math courses that was scheduled for Tuesday, 16 Jan at 2pm. 

The session is rescheduled for Wed.17 Jan, 2-3pm in POT 715. Students who have been unable to register for a math course may drop by at this time to request a capacity override. Students who need prerequisite overrides should visit our override form at

New Study Abroad Opportunity: Geneva, Switzerland (Global Crisis and Response)

A new UK study abroad opportunity in Geneva, Switzerland, is currently available for Honors students interested in the international response to global crises (refugees and complex humanitarian emergencies).

Program: Global Crisis: Communication, Coordination, and Response

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Dates: Summer 2018 (July 7-28, 2018)