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Understanding Cultural Continuity in Korean Music Workshop

The Cultural Diversity Festival and the College of Fine Arts have partnered together to host "Understanding Cultural Continuity in Korean Music." This workshop, taught by Dr. Donna Lee Kwon, will introduce Korean music and facilitate its understanding by focusing on its unique characteristics. Come prepared to sing, dance, and tap the rhythms of Korean music. Refreshments will be provided!

Wednesday, March 12  12:00pm - 1:00pm

Niles Gallery located in the Fine Arts Library

 

Fulbright Info Session


Join Dr. Pat Whitlow, Director of External Scholarships on March 5 at 6:00 pm in 213 Funkhouser for a Fulbright Grant information session.

This opportunity allows students to travel abroad for one year after graduation to pursue graduate study, conduct research, English teaching assistantships. Students must be U.S. citizens to apply and have a bachelor’s degree by the beginning of the grant.

Ag Abroad Events

Throughout early March, Education Abroad will host the following events and information sessions, focusing on opportunities for UK College of Agriculture, Food & Environment (CAFE) students:

Cross Cultural Workshop

On Saturday, March 29th the International Center and Diversity Education & Community Building have partnered to host 2014's Cross Cultural Workshop. Join us for an excursion designed to promote positive interaction between international and domestic students at Natural Bridge State Resort Park.

U.N. Academic Impact Student Essay Contest

Many Languages One World   2013 - 2014 Essay Contest

Write an essay (2000 words or less) discussing the ideas of global citizenship and understanding the role that multilingual ability can play in fostering these.  Your essay should reflect your academic, cultural and national context. 

Cultural Diversity Festival Workshops


Students attending any of the Cultural Diversity Workships can enter a drawing for an an iPad, Kindle, Beats headphones and a $100 giftcard for the UK Bookstore. The winners will be announced on Tuesday, April 1.

The workshops:

Cultural Differences between German and American Universities: Kaffeestunde
Tuesday, March 11,
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., in the Max Kade German House (212 E. Maxwell Street) in the 1st floor Dining Room.

The Horse Capital of the World Celebrates the Year of the Horse


Picture Gallery

Lexington, Kentucky, known as the horse capital of the world, this year celebrated the Year of the horse. The Confucius Institute at the University of Kentucky brought several cultural activities to the local community and schools to mark this occasion. Starting from Jan 25th, these engaging activities have been well-received by students, teachers, and community members alike.

Scholarships for Hong Kong Exchange Program


The University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts is offering two $1,500 scholarships for its fall exchange program at the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIE). 

With traditional strength in teacher education, HKIE has expanded its academic offerings in the social sciences, humanities, as well as creative arts and culture. To learn more about HKIE's academics, visit this page

Study Abroad with UK Faculty this Summer

From Communication Disorders to History and Political Science, faculty across campus are leading programs abroad this summer.  

Engineering Abroad Event


On Thursday, February 20 from 11:00 to 2:00, UK Education Abroad and the UK College of Engineering will host an "Engineering Abroad" event in the Atrium of the Ralph G. Anderson Building. 

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