A design thinking course tasked UK students last semester with the challenge of improving the diagnostic experience for cancer patients at the Markey Cancer Center.
  • Video
  • Mar 24 2023

A course in the College of Education brings students from different disciplines together to learn to work as a team, think critically, and use creativity to address a very unique and emotional challenge with their community partner, UK’s Markey Cancer Center.

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Series Spotlight People Behind Our Research

Why do we want you to meet our researchers?

The scientists and scholars at the University of Kentucky are remarkable people. Some of them have a very personal connection to field they have chosen: a family member battling addiction or disease. Some of them began their journey based on curiosity. A drive to find out why the world works the way it does.

What they all have in common is a passion to ignite progress and partner across fields and with communities to confront, head on, the most profound challenges. Research can do that, and our researchers tell you why and how.

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  • Podcast
  • Feb 07 2023

On this episode of "Behind the Blue," Matt Southward, an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, discusses the signs and symptoms of winter blues.