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UK Education Abroad Announces Winners of Spring 2015 Diversity Scholarship
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 17, 2014) — Two University of Kentucky students are the first to have been awarded the UK International Studies Abroad Diversity Scholarship for Spring 2015 to help each of them pursue their education abroad endeavors.   Johnson...
UK Junior to Study Abroad on Scholarship
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 11, 2014) — University of Kentucky materials engineering junior Zach Wildofsky, of Tremont City, Ohio, has been awarded a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad, and he will study in Australia.   The Gilman...
UK connection with Fund for Education Abroad provides scholarships for students
University of Kentucky undergraduates may find financial assistance with Fund for Education Abroad, a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarships to students in education abroad programs.   Anthony Ogden, executive director...
A&S Faculty-Directed Programs - Summer 2015
From Cuba to China, more than a dozen faculty from the UK College of Arts & Sciences will lead education abroad programs this upcoming summer.  Many of these programs are open to students from all disciplines. Browse the digital catalog above...
Bradley Hall Flags Show Breadth of UK Community
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2014) — The flags displayed on Bradley Hall serve as much more than a decoration identifying the UK International Center (UKIC). The flags also represent the home countries of UK's international students, who hail from more...
First Generation Students "see blue." in London
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 29, 2014) —When N'Deyah Belle, Brandon King and Abel Rodriguez first set foot on the University of Kentucky campus, they had one thing in common: they were each the first person in their families to go to college. Today, they...
UK Education Abroad Participation Jumps 24 Percent
The number of University of Kentucky students exploring the international dimension of their disciplines by studying abroad increased by 24 percent this past year — eight times the national average. "Our growth is massive, and even more significant...
Provost's Blog: Preparing Our Students to Lead in an Interconnected World
I hope that everyone had a wonderful first day of classes yesterday. I really enjoyed walking around campus and seeing the fresh faces of our students, so excited to be here and ready to learn. Of course, our campus is not the only place where our...
UK Volleyball Goes to China
The Kentucky volleyball team and staff returned from a two-week trip to China Wednesday night, where they combined competition and culture into a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The Wildcats visited five cities, played seven matches against some of...
Re-Entry (Welcome Back) Sessions for Returning EA Students
       UK Education Abroad will hold several Re-Entry (Welcome Back) sessions on campus. Students who participated on Spring 2014, Summer 2014 or Academic Year 2013-14 will be required to attend ONE of the following sessions, all of which will take...