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  • 51Ƶ awarded nearly $300,000 for 5-year, statewide climate change research project

    51Ƶ awarded nearly $300,000 for 5-year, statewide climate change research project

    51Ƶ faculty and students will participate in a five-year, $20 million National Science Foundation (NSF) project aimed at advancing Kentucky’s climate resiliency. 51Ƶ is one of 37 colleges and universities selected to receive the grant, which aims to develop institutional study abroad programs in support of U.S. foreign policy goals.


  • U.S. State Department awards 51Ƶ grant to expand study abroad programs

    U.S. State Department awards 51Ƶ grant to expand study abroad programs

    The United States Department of State awarded 51Ƶ a $35,000 grant as part of the Diversify Education Abroad for US Students (IDEAS) program. 51Ƶ is one of 37 colleges and universities selected to receive the grant, which aims to develop institutional study abroad programs in support of U.S. foreign policy goals.


  • "I feel gratitude for what 51Ƶ has given me—a family of friends, a community, and profession that is fulfilling and meaningful."


  • "Knowing I’m able to make a difference and do things to help people—not just saying them but doing them and seeing the results—is rewarding for me."


  • "I credit much of my success to 51Ƶ and the opportunities and challenges it provided me. The university gave a lot to me, so giving back of my time, talent and treasure is fulfilling."


  • “It’s given me a lot of self-confidence that I didn’t have before. That was something I wasn’t expecting: confidence in my own ability to make good decisions."