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Alumnus Creates Fund to Support International Students From Africa

Esias Bedingar also wants to make sure fellow international students have the opportunity to achieve their own ambitious goals. In partnership with UK, he has launched the Esias K. Bedingar Fund to provide financial support to undergraduate and graduate students from Africa.

UK Graduate Off to 'Flying Start' in Horse Industry

UK equine science and management and animal sciences graduate Julie Witt has been named one of this year's 12 recipients of the Godolphin Flying Start scholarship, a prestigious two-year thoroughbred industry management and leadership program. Witt is one of only two participants selected from the U.S.

UK Neuroscience Professor Shapes the Minds of Tomorrow With Hands-on Lab Experience

Aside from critical thinking skills such as rational thinking, forming hypotheses and executing hypothetical tests, students in BIO 199 are given the chance to gain practical experience geared toward solving real-life problems. One of these scenarios is on the topic of drug and alcohol addiction.

11 UK Students Selected for Fulbright Honors

UK Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that seven recent UK graduates and four doctoral students have been offered Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships.

Campus Walk Video: Inside UK's Lewis Honors College

Come along on this Campus Walk with Dean Christian Brady to learn how the Lewis Honors College works to help students live, learn and lead.

Campus Advisors Honored During Ken Freedman Day of Recognition

Last week, the UK Advising Network hosted the Ken Freedman Day of Recognition, with a luncheon sponsored by Student and Academic Life, honoring advisors for their work during the previous academic semester. 

UK Student Artist Reagan Profit Takes Top Honor at University Open

Three UK art students, including first place winner Reagan Profit, have been recognized at the 2019 University Open presented by LexArts, running through June 29.

Art History, Jewish Studies Researchers Take UK Libraries Awards for Undergrad Scholarship

The UK Libraries Dean’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Scholarship recognizes exceptional, original scholarship and excellent research conducted by UK undergraduates making substantive and creative use of the UK Libraries’ collections, services and resources. 

More Than $1 Million Raised During One Day for UK

In 24 hours, UK received $1,068,758 from 3,262 gifts, including 450 gifts from first-time donors and nearly 600 gifts from faculty and staff — according to Sarah Fitzgerald, associate director of annual giving.

3 Goldwater Scholarships Awarded to UK Students

Juniors Angela Jones and Tom Shelton and senior Eura Shin have been awarded Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships.

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