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Welcome

The mission of the Chellgren Center for Undergraduate Excellence is to advance the University of Kentucky's commitment to three broad areas: Student Excellence, Teaching Excellence, and Program Excellence. The ultimate goal is for the University to be nationally recognized as a beacon of undergraduate excellence. The Chellgren Center contributes to that goal by raising aspirations of UK students; assisting students in realizing their highest academic potential; inspiring progressive reform and innovation in teaching, learning, and curriculum development; and fostering creative and productive collaborations across the many programs and departments engaged in the undergraduate mission.

 

News

UK Department of Agricultural Economics Academic Bowl Team Wins National Championship

Chellgren Fellow, Daniella Straathof, is among the Department of Agricultural Economics’ Academic Bowl team who, for the first time since 1997, has brought home the national championship. The...

2 UK Students, Confucius Institute Recognized at National Level

Two University of Kentucky students received nationwide recognition at Confucius Institute U.S. Center’s inaugural National Honor Gala held Sept. 24. David Cole and Rachel Lietzow, both members of...

UK Grad Gets 'Flying Start' in International Thoroughbred Industry

Much like the team behind thoroughbreds that try to find the perfect balance of gallops, breezes and races needed in preparation for a chance at a Triple Crown race, University of Kentucky...

Chellgren Center Celebrates 10 Years of Service to Students, University

University of Kentucky students, alumni, faculty, administrators and friends gathered recently to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the founding of the UK Chellgren Center for...

Chellgren Seminar Goes Beyond the Degree

The focus of the University of Kentucky’s fall Chellgren Seminar Series is that indescribable quality that marks those who move through society with ease, a refinement signaled by a college...

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