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Unlocking the Power of Indigenous Language and Representation

Recent doctoral graduate Jacob Neely discusses his research on the contemporary representation of Nahuatl people and indigenous people in Mexico

jstayl1 Wed, 08/07/2019 - 03:43 pm
Brittany Shaver Named 2015 Future K-12 German Teacher Award Recipient
Not only an award-winning student, but Shaver is also working on two master's degrees currently: a Master’s in the Teaching of World Languages, focusing on German – and the other in Teaching English as a Second Language.
brconn2 Mon, 04/20/2015 - 05:15 pm
Student Success Stories: Jessica Ankenman
From the age of 15 I knew that I wanted to study German. However, I didn’t know what I wanted to do professionally until six years later. The Modern and Classical Languages Department has supported me every step of the way throughout my educational career and helped me make important decisions about my future.
brconn2 Fri, 03/27/2015 - 01:53 pm
Diversity of Interests: Drew Myers

Drew Myers is a psychology major and award-winning Army ROTC cadet whose hobbies range from hunting and fishing to playing the ukulele. His primary academic and professional interest is in the field of human factors – a combination of human psychology and product design.

brconn2 Mon, 11/24/2014 - 03:54 pm
All The Right Ingredients: Sydney Dobson
Sydney Dobson's travels to Uganda will combine a number of her passions into one endeavor.
brconn2 Fri, 12/27/2013 - 11:58 am
Mary Alice Scott
Mary Alice Scott started studying anthropology as part of her undergrad work toward a degree in gender and women’s studies.
blmadi2 Wed, 08/21/2013 - 01:26 pm
David Crabbe
David Crabbe, a graduate student in the Division of Classics in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures and Cultures has been awarded the Swift-Longacre-Scaife Fellowship for academic year 2012-13, in the amount of $6,000. The award was made in recognition both of what David had already accomplished in the Classics program and for his outstanding promise as a career Latin teacher.
nrsa222 Mon, 09/10/2012 - 03:42 pm
Elizabeth Barnes
Elizabeth came to the University of Kentucky in 2009 and completed her MA in Classics in May of 2011. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida in 2009, with majors in Classics and English.
esgruc2 Mon, 08/06/2012 - 12:36 pm
Oleksandr Korneta
Oleksandr Korneta has been a part of the Center for Advanced Materials since its inception, but his journey to UK’s Physics Department began more than 10 years ago in his native Ukraine.
nrsa222 Wed, 07/04/2012 - 04:30 pm
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