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Campus Walk: Meet New Dean of UK's College of Education

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 18, 2019) — For University of Kentucky College of Education Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig, the innovative spirit and community feel of the college led him to the Bluegrass state.

As someone who focuses on issues such as racial equity and teacher preparation, the Commonwealth provided a perfect place to work with other like-minded colleagues in an effort to help provide equal education opportunities to all students.

In this Campus Walk, go inside UK’s College of Education with Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig to explore the innovative research being conducted in the college, as well as how students, faculty and staff are working to make an impact to improve the lives of children around the world and become champions of change.

If there is someone on campus you would like to see featured in a future "Campus Walk," email us

This is a photo of new UK College of Education Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig.
This is a photo from See Blue STEM Camp.
This is a photo of Margaret Rintamma teaching in the UK College of Education.
This is a scene from the UK Campus Walk with Julian Vasquez Heilig.