Amy Jones-Timoney

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College: Arts and Sciences

Video: UK English Professor Strives to See 'Sparks' in His Students

Published: Jul 3, 2013

 

 

Video by UK Public Relations and Marketing.

 

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 3, 2013) — Even after 38 years in higher education, UK English Professor Armando Prats still has a gleam in his eye when he is asked why he enjoys teaching.

 

Watch the video above to discover what makes his profession so fulfilling. 

 

This story is part of a UKNow series highlighting in-depth video features about all six recipients of the UK Alumni Association's 2013 Great Teacher Awards to show how they "see excellence." throughout campus.

 

To view the video from earlier in 2013 featuring the entire group of Great Teachers, watch the video below.

 

 

TO OBTAIN VIDEO INFORMATION:  Amy Jones-Timoney, (859) 257-2940, amy.jones2@uky.edu OR Kody Kiser, (859) 257-5282, kody.kiser@uky.edu

 

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