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Kentucky, China Collaborate on Large-Scale Carbon Capture Project
The University of Kentucky has entered into an agreement with a major Chinese petrochemical conglomerate to develop technologies to capture, utilize and store 1 million tons of carbon dioxide per year from a coal-fired power plant in Dongying,...
UK Volleyball team in China
UK’s volleyball team traveled to China for 14 days to participate in education, cultural exchange, and the CCLSKI Cup International Women’s Volleyball tournament. The team learned about Chinese culture while attending classes and training at...
UK to Jazz Up China's Music Scene
LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 2, 2014) — University of Kentucky’s Jazz Ensemble will take a Bluegrass stage to present a preview concert of music they plan to perform on tour. The free public concert will begin 7:30 p.m. today, Monday, June 2, at the ...
UK Establishes an Office of China Initiatives
The University of Kentucky is deepening its ties with China by establishing an on-campus Office of China Initiatives. The Office of China Initiatives – located on UK’s campus, in Bradley Hall – is an outcome of the strategic planning conversations...
UK Delegation to Visit Shanghai University to Teach and Collaborate
Fifteen UK faculty will teach students at Shanghai University (SHU) in China for a week this summer through the UK Confucius Institute’s (UKCI) “UK Faculty China Short-Term Teaching Program,” during the week of June 16-20. The program fosters global...
Confucius Institute Lecture Focuses on Chinese-American Educational Exchange
The relationship between two of the world's largest powers, the U.S. and China, continues to expand and become increasingly multifaceted. The University of Kentucky's Confucius Institute, UK's gateway to China, presented a talk by David Adams, a...
Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Lecture at UK About China
Former governor of Utah, 2012 presidential candidate and former U.S. Ambassador to China and Singapore Gov. Jon Huntsman discussed, “China: Opportunities and Challenges” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 20 in UK’s Memorial Hall. The talk was free...
UK Arts in HealthCare Presents Chinese New Year Celebration
The UK Arts in HealthCare program teamed up with music therapists, dancers, singers and musicians to present a Chinese New Year celebration on Feb. 1, in the Albert B. Chandler Hospital's Pavilion A Auditorium. The show was free and open to the...
UK Libraries Celebrates Chinese Lunar New Year
As the Chinese Lunar New Year approached, University of Kentucky Libraries presented  an exhibition featuring two slide shows and a display of "Celestial Horses" in honor of the Year of the Horse. All three displays were shown  in the  William T....
Five UK Graduate Students Share their Research in Shanghai, China
Five UK graduate students recently attended the 2013 International Graduate Student Conference at Shanghai University. The UK American Studies Center at Shanghai University selected the students to represent the University of Kentucky. The...