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A Word from the Dean

As we welcome another great academic year, we look forward to some fresh beginnings. We are excited about the opportunity to reposition the College name with our supporting national associations.  Our recent name change to the College of Communication and Information refocuses on our
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Dr. Philip Palmgreen Retires after 37 years with the Department

After 37 years of service to the University of Kentucky, Professor Philip Palmgreen, one of the Department of Communication’s most respected and beloved professors, has retired.  A Lexington native, Professor Palmgreen received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Kentucky
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Top Students: This year's Outstanding Junior and Senior Awards

Outstanding Senior Scholarship Award: Sarah Elizabeth Jones Sarah Elizabeth Jones, a native of Fisherville, Kentucky, graduated with a major in Communication and a minor in Psychology. She was recently elected President of the Student Activities Board (SAB) for the 2012-2013 academic
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Alumni Spotlight: Peggy Noe Stevens, "The Oprah of Entertaining"

A 1987 graduate from the University of Kentucky’s College of Communication and Information, Peggy Noe Stevens has become an entrepreneurial skyrocket and a pioneer for women.  Peggy is the Founder and President of Peggy Noe Stevens and Associates, an image branding company, whic
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Alumni Spotlight: "Jill Midkiff, Communicating for the Commonwealth"

Jill Midkiff graduated from the University of Kentucky Communication Department in 1990. She now serves as the Executive Director of Communication and Administrative Review for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services in Kentucky. Her previous positions include serving as the Direct
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