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Academy News

First Gen Students Network with UK Faculty, Staff

When the residents of the First Generation Living Learning Community (1GLLC), Robinson Scholars Program and First Scholars Program gathered for dinner with first generation faculty and staff last...

Wendy Brown
Brown to Deliver PBK Lecture on Neoliberalism and Democracy

Wendy Brown, the Class of 1936 First Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, will deliver the 2014-15 Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholars lecture titled "Undoing the...

Anna Brzyski
Art History Professor Delivers Final Chellgren Seminar Series Lecture

As the final lecture of the Fall 2014 Chellgren Seminar Series, University of Kentucky associate professor of art history Anna Brzyski delivered a talk titled "Chinese Graffiti: Politics of Visual...