Decoding Disasters: the Psychology of Calamity with Melody Carswell
Chernobyl, the Deepwater Horizon, the Titanic... each name is associated with disaster - and human error - and UK psychologist Melody Carswell wants to examine each accident from a unique investigative perspective. In her class, A&S 300-003, "Disaster: The Human Factor," students will learn how principles of cognitive psychology can be used to identify and reduce both extraordinary and everyday errors.
New Faculty 2013: Meet Chamara Jewel Kwakye
New Faculty 2013: Meet Solomon Harrar
New Faculty 2013: Meet Katherine Thompson
A Trek Through the Italian Renaissance: Bailey Ubellacker
Studying abroad is considered an unforgettable experience for many of the University of Kentucky’s students. A typical study abroad program transports a group of students to a foreign country. These opportunities offer new perspectives, connections, and fond memories. The Zolondek Scholarship sets itself apart by offering students the opportunity to travel abroad on their own.
Seeing No Limitations: Peter Price
Testing Your Mettle: Michael Borque
Bringing the Hebrew Language to UK: Tikva Meroz-Aharoni
The Jewish Studies Program at UK is offering an assortment of unique courses this academic year, including Conversational Hebrew, Modern Hebrew literature & film, and the Bible as literature, all taught by a visiting scholar from Israel, Tikva Meroz-Aharoni.