Newsletter 2015

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OLL Exchange: Spring 2013

FACULTY PERSPECTIVE: APPRECIATING THE POSITIVES OF WORK: AN INTERVIEW WITH OLL’S SCHOLAR-PRACTITIONER IN RESIDENCE Dr. Kevin Rose recently joined the Organizational Leadership and Learning faculty as the unique and newly created Scholar-Practitioner in Residence. Although all OLL faculty are Scholar-Practitioners, what separates Rose’s position from more traditional faculty roles is that he has an even greater [...] Read More »

WHRE Exchange: Winter 2012

FACULTY PERSPECTIVE: THINK IT, FEEL IT, DO IT – A MODEL OF ENGAGEMENT Organizations should focus on HOW work gets done – instead of the standard how much work gets done. Dr. Brad Shuck discusses his work on employee engagement and a model for attaining employee engagement in workplaces.     Continue Reading “Think It, Feel It, Do It [...] Read More »

Winter 2012 Newsletter

TOP STORY: CEHD GRANTS AND PHILANTHROPY CEHD faculty in the Department of Special Education received a $3 million grant, and a faculty member in the Department of Middle and Secondary Education received a grant for over $500,000. Read more about how our faculty research is having such a positive impact on our community. Continue Reading “CEHD Grants [...] Read More »

OLL Exchange: Fall 2012

PROGRAM UPDATE: EXCITING CHANGES ARE RESHAPING OUR PROGRAM Our long-term vision is to become a leading program in the country that focuses on organization development and leadership, human resources, and workforce development. Two years ago, we began developing a comprehensive strategic plan to guide our vision, and we’re pleased to share some of our major accomplishments [...] Read More »

Fall 2011 Newsletter

TOP STORY: MAJOR KENT SOLHEIM – 2011 ALUMNI FELLOWS AWARD WINNER Major Kent Solheim received his B.S. in Occupational Training and Development in 2002 and his Master of Science in Human Resource Education in 2008 from UofL’s College of Education and Human Development. He earned a Silver Star for his bravery during Operation Volcano II, the [...] Read More »

WHRE Exchange: July 2011

FACULTY RESEARCH: IS YOUR HR DEPARTMENT VALUED? Marketing departments are high profile in a corporation because they create campaigns that make consumers want a company’s products. Operations departments are of an equally high stature because they run the back end of the business, moving products into the hands of customers. But what about the department that [...] Read More »

Spring 2011 Newsletter

TOP STORY: CULTURAL EXCHANGE IN TEACHER EDUCATION A Turkish professor chooses the College of Education and Human Development to do research on democracy in teacher education programs. Dr. Suzan Kavanoz, an assistant professor at Yildiz Technical University in Istanbul, was offered a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to come to the U.S. for one year to study democracy in practice [...] Read More »

Fall 2010 Newsletter

The Sports Administration (SPAD) Club Outreach initiative received donations of 1600 items for their new and used sport equipment drive that was held earlier this year. News about a large gift made to the CEHD and faculty, alumni, and student highlights. Read More »