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University of Kentucky researchers invite equestrians to participate in online ‘Portrait of a Rider’ survey

University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment researcher Karin Pekarchik and College of Public Health researcher Kimberly Tumlin are seeking participation for an online survey to better understand who participates in horse activities and sports. (KyForward File Photo from CP National Horse Show) “Portrait of a Rider: Characterizing Active Participants in Horse Activities and...

Town Hall meetings on graduation requirements cancelled; you can weigh in online through May 15

Interim Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis has cancelled the Town Hall meetings planned to get feedback on Kentucky’s graduation requirements. Instead, he is taking to the Internet to streamline the citizen engagement process. The Kentucky Department of Education now will collect input online through an expanded survey. This will cut down on staff time and expense, and expedite the development...