Advising Network Announcements

Top Toot - Zac Schmidt!

Please join us in celebrating Zac Schmidt as the UK Advising Network's "Top Toot!" honoree for the week of October 19, 2020!


What is your current position, and how long have you been in that role?

I have been an advisor in the College of Nursing for a little over 2 years.

What is your educational and professional background?

Boren Awards Virtual Information Session

The Boren Awards fund language study and research abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests for undergraduate and graduate students.

Goldwater Scholarship Application Open

The Goldwater Scholarship supports outstanding students interested in research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering.

Raceworks Presentation - 10/22

Please consider registering and attending the Raceworks presentation sponsored by the Center for Social Justice Research, Center for Health Equity Transformation and Office of Institutional Diversity. The Raceworks event is intended for faculty, students, staff, and members of the community. We believe this is a critical time for anti-racist initiatives and to discuss as academic community how we can engage in undoing racism and promoting/celebrating diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Sports Marketing (MKT 445) Open - Winter Intersession

MKT 445-230 will be available for all majors to register during the winter intersession. If you have students with an interest in Sports Marketing, this is a good opportunity to take the course. Dr. Scott Kelley will be teaching this course from December 9 through December 30 fully online, and the class will meet MTWRF from 1:00pm to 3:40pm.

Advocacy and Proposed Rules to Limit Stays for International Students and Scholars

Please join the College of Arts and Sciences, the International Center, and the Graduate Student Congress for a town hall discussion of the Proposed DHS Rule on F and J Duration of Status on Thursday, October 22 at 9:00am via Zoom. This Proposed Rules establishes fixed terms of up to four years for international student stays in the U.S. with provision for students to apply to extend their stays in limited circumstances.

B&E Winter Class Offerings

The Gatton College of Business and Economics will be offering classes in the winter 2020 intersession. There are 20 courses being offered.

Fall 2020 Grad Chat After Dark

The Stuckert Career Center will be hosting Grad Chat After Dark virtually through UK's Handshake career management platform on Wednesday, November 11th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Students can register for the event and see which school representatives wil be in attendance here.

Job Posting - College of Agriculture, Food and Environment

The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment seeks an Assistant Dean for Advising. The Assistant Dean for Advising will play a key role in undergraduate advising and overall student success, and you can find the position posting here.

HHS/CLM Major Change Applications and Deadlines

Students interested in being considered for a seat in the Human Health Sciences or Clinical Leadership and Management majors in College of Health Sciences should plan to submit an application through the appropriate program website by November 6 if the student wishes to change to the major for the spring 2021 term. Notifications regarding admission status will be communicated via e-mail on November 23.