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Kentucky Kernel

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Learning that pays: the value of pursuing multiple majors

Sarah Michels September 30, 2019

Ever since I decided to pursue a dual degree and two minors, the connections between each area of study have astounded me.Sometimes, my economics class curriculum perfectly matches up with chapters in...

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Op-ed: Identity, power, and equity in education

Xiao-Yin Chen September 27, 2019

Xiao-Yin Chen is a graduate student in the Educational Psychology program at UK. Her research focuses on first generation students, underrepresented minorities, achievement gaps and social belonging.This...

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Students would benefit from an emotional intelligence course at UK

Kristi Fitzgerald November 18, 2018

Many universities, UK included, assert that they provide their students with a “well-rounded” education, promising to lay a sturdy foundation for students to build a career upon. However, it seems...

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Lack of financial education holds students back

Madison Rexroat November 1, 2016

In an article on CNN.com, a case is made for reforms in financial education. Writer, Heather Long, reports that much like sex education, financial education is needed in schools to prepare students for...

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