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10 > Image 10 of Kentucky Alumni, vol. 75, no. 3, Fall 2004

Part of Kentucky alumnus

` * = ` * L =w. r - . *.A` L ii A 4 ,_V_Y ``T p ~ . . FQ , ree? A g ~ at ei j2.t ;. `.e ; .` 2 ; .5;; _ - . .1 I / rl ..A if i fil . .. if [ T . -A-v:= . .- l ii. if -2*% , >. 1 7 T . e 1 -. ii v * f A . S _. . . T S ` lite * T t .- ,i` _ ll;~ ~ * if . tt . d_ _A_ __ `___ _ ... . C M ;i;;___,_,_,,__, M _ s A ` Glass and Pottery Five Students To Be UK Ambassadors t A Ist UK has selected five students to serve as ambassadors for the university at Museum during the 2004-2005 school year. They are Michelle L. Bishop from Between September 5 and Novem Scottsville, pursuing a degree in accounting and finance m the Gatton Col- ~ ber 7, the UK Art Museum will lege of Business and Economics;Allison E. Leet from St. Louis, Mo., pursu- present Opening the Gates 0f C0n ing a degree in elementary education in the College of Education;Will I sci0usness:Art Nouveau Glass and Nash from Glasgow, pursuing a degree in political science and economics in Q Pottery " an exhibition of approxi- the College of Arts and Sciences; Lee E Wilson from Eddyville, who also mately 75 glass and pottery pieces will serve as the student coordinator over the ambassadors, pursuing a de- from the Collections of the UK Art gree in public service and leadership in the College of Agriculture; and Jen- ~ Museum, S)/YEICUSG University, and nifer L. Yue from Frankfort, pursuing a degree in communications in the p private Collectors. The Art Nouveau College of Communications and Information Studies. l , and the fin-de-siecle period roughly The UK Ambassador program is composed of five undergraduate stu- ~ encompasses the time between 1885 dents who are selected through a rigorous interview process. These students A and 1914. serve as official public relations liaisons for the University of Kentucky. The " This exhibit is inspired by the ambassadors travel throughout the state speaking to students, parents, I 1 2004 ldeaFeSt1V21l, an International alumni and friends of the university on a variety of topics includmg admis- , Conferenee focused on the theme of sions and the transition from high school to college. j consciousness scheduled to take 4 place in Lexington September 21-25. f _ _ , In addition to exploring the sinu- _ ""[his is one of the , ous forms, brilliant colors, and lush _, . . highest honors a UK patinas of glass, ceramics, jewelry, t , - A student can receive," l lamps, and other objets dart, the ex- ;_ ZY " ; i , T said UK President , hibit is revisiting Art Nouveau in the - i ui , l - - \ i Lee 'lTTodd Jr. l fh rn xi r'. `~ - l context o ow artists o t e perio .. ik bg , These students rep , accessed their subcon- ._ . t A if ~ h resent UK to future , __ M.; scious and how the E ' _ le ` j * - students, our alumni l [ Q . . ~ \\ i ~ unconscious mind E Y _ _ A and friends. Selection l -`r manifested itself g e { { . ;. V as a UK Ambassador ` ` in the works of g L. } "=; V V M means you are the j S U _: , I art. 2 3 of " sr . best of the best." y . .-., A _ - p_ g tg j i ~ o , A ` in il { r , { y> mmrx . ~>=:<*j, " - . [ . . ` , ` l" X _ V P r -, ir, gg}? g The 2004 UK Student Ambassadors are, left to right, = it r, aa, ` is ` Allison Leet, Michelle Bishop, Will Nash, Jennifer Yue l `ti A * and Lee Wilson. .. 1 I g 1 _ i , UK Creates College of Public Health r iw UK has a new college. The UK College of Public Health is the universitys l first health professions college since the College of Allied Health Profes- sions was established in l966.This allows the School of Public Health, for- l Y merly part of the College of Medicine, to convert to college status, making it l J the UK Chandler Medical Centers sixth college. l 1 "A significant investment in public health education is needed to address r PBBCOCK the important health issues confronting Kentucky and the nation," said Decorated _ Michael T. Nietzel, UK provost. "Resources were already available in the l Cl/as? ?tyThU'S existing UK School of Public Health to permit the university to establish F Om 0 l any this college and prepare it for accreditation. Otherwise, it would have been difficult to form a new college in these very tight budget times." . Thomas W Samuel, acting director, UK College of Public Health, said i that the college includes the departments of Behavioral Health, Biostatistics, . Epidemiology, Health Services Management Preventative Medicine and { C l d t UK W tn t , . Uinplijlbiic ririlguons ,,,.;| fespmsg Environmental Health, and the Graduate Center for Gerontology and , and Kentucky Alumni magazine staff reporting. its doctoral degree program. J I 8 KENTUCKY Atumu ,