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The Provost’s Outstanding Teaching Awards annually recognize faculty and graduate teaching assistants who demonstrate special dedication and outstanding performance in the classroom or laboratory.
Every member of the UK community has a responsibility to—and the privilege of—playing a role in student success. The University Honors and Awards Banquet, which took place on Wednesday, was a great opportunity to celebrate that as a community, and to recognize our students.
What makes the University of Kentucky special is that we are proactively thinking through creative solutions to challenges. And we do that by listening—by harnessing the incredible talent across this enterprise. That’s why I’m working with our team now to establish regular opportunities for me to engage with the faculty, staff, and students across this campus.
I had the opportunity to join representatives from the University of Kentucky and Fort Campbell Army Base to celebrate and formalize an effort to improve outcomes for both organizations.
I wish to convey how honored, yet humbled, I am at being selected as Provost. I am grateful for the expressions of support and look forward to serving you and all of the University of Kentucky. I also greatly appreciate the opportunity to work closely with President Capilouto and his leadership team to continue implementing the vision he and the Board of Trustees have set forth for the University.