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Alumni Speaker Series

 
 
When: Friday, April 17, 2015 | 10:00am-11:00am
Where: WT Young Library - UK Athletics Association Auditorium 
A reception will follow in the Gallery next to the auditorium 

 

With a wide range of knowledge on international careers, Bondurant and Dunn will speak and answer questions on topics related to their own careers such as:

  • The political climate in France post-Charlie Hebdo
  • The future of trade agreements
  • The Arab Spring & current political climate in the Middle East
  • U.S. foreign policy and the 2016 Presidential Election
  • The role of an ambassador
  • The value of internships and how to identify opportunities
  • Practical advice for those interested in an international career
Date: 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: 
WTY Library - UK Athletics Association Audiortium

New Beginnings: Chemistry Alumni Board

In 2013, a group of Chemistry Department faculty, students and alumni met to discuss reviving the department's newsletter, and an outgrowth of that effort to re-establish communications among current and future alumni was the Chemistry Alumni Board (CAB) which held its organizational meeting on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

Celebrate 2013: Ben Chandler

 

 

The Honorable Albert B. Chandler III (Ben Chandler) received his B.A. in history in 1983 and his J.D. in 1986. He was elected Kentucky Attorney General in 1995 and served as the United States Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district from 2004 to 2013. A long-time supporter of arts and humanities at the state and national level, he is now executive director the Kentucky Humanities Council.

 

 

A&S Inducts Alumni and Emeritus Faculty Into Hall of Fame

A&S will induct new members into its Hall of Fame Oct. 11, 2013, to join the ranks of the current 32 alumni and 8 emeritus faculty A&S Hall of Fame members.

Academic Intellect and Military Intelligence: Phil Marcum

From the Bluegrass State to the far corners of the world, an A&S education is a solid foundation for any future. After completing a degree in History in 1968, Phil Marcum moved into a career with the U.S. Military that spanned thirty years. In this podcast, he describes the skills he learned in college that carried him through his career in military intelligence.

This podcast was produced by Cheyenne Hohman.

 

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A Layered Look: Alumna Audrey Rooney

Audrey Rooney received a doctoral degree from the Department of History in 1997. Her dissertation was a biography of the Ottonian cathedral of St. Mauritius in Magdeburg, Germany, and her research prior to that included a variety of subjects within art history, including studying the drawings beneath frescoes. In this podcast, Rooney reflects on her experiences as a doctoral student and researcher, and how the University of Kentucky is a cultural resource for students and community members alike. 

This podcast was produced by Cheyenne Hohman and edited by Sam Burchett. Our alumni correspondent, Lauren Kidd, conducted the interview.

 

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Great Teachers Make a Great University

Great teachers makes a great college, as well. Three of the honored professors are A&S faculty: Arne Bathke, Eric Christianson, and Ana Rueda.

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