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UK International Student Council presents Culture Fest 2014

The University of Kentucky International Student Council is hosting Culture Fest 2014 on Saturday, October 18 from 5-9 p.m. in the Engineering Courtyard. Guests of this event can enjoy a showcase of a variety of cultures and their traditions,...

Anthropology Colloquium Series presents "Chronic Liminality"

The Anthropology Colloquium Series welcomes Dr. Lisa Cliggett, associate professor of Anthropology and editor of Economic Anthropology, to present, "Chronic Liminality: Living on the edge in a Zambian park buffer zone." This event will be on Friday...

Barnes Helps Advance Health Care in South Africa

Beth Barnes, professor and director of the University of Kentucky School of Journalism and Telecommunications, within the College of Communication and Information and interim associate provost for internationalization, recently lent her expertise to...

Town Hall Meetings to Discuss UK Internationalization

The UK International Center will be hosting a series of town hall meetings throughout the end of October to get feedback on internationalization at UK and suggestions for improvements. “Our goal is to make this a truly internationalized campus,”...

Summer at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Changes Student's Life

Subway cards. Receipts from a West End theater. A pamphlet from Mary Arden’s farm in Stratford-upon-Avon. Artifacts of summer travel that University of Kentucky’s Kelsey Potter, a junior majoring in English and integrated strategic communication,...

UK joins Clinton Global Initiative University Network

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 6, 2014) — University of Kentucky has joined the Clinton Global Initiative University Network, a growing consortium of colleges and universities that support, mentor and provide seed funding to student leaders, innovators and...

The "Arab Spring" in social media: Possibilities and perils in a networked age

We are pleased to announce that on October 14th, the University of Kentucky Libraries along with the College of Arts and Sciences is sponsoring The "Arab Spring" and Social Media: Possibilities and Perils in a Networked Age, a presentation by Dr....

Education Abroad Parent Info Session

On Saturday, October 11 at 9:30 a.m. UK Education Abroad will hold a general information session for parents in the Hub of William T. Young Library. Miko McFarland, Assistant Director of Education Abroad, and Seth Riker, Education Abroad Promotion...

UK Public Health Gains New Insights From Africa

Four University of Kentucky graduate students from the College of of Public Health spent one month in Zimbabwe this past summer working with local nutritionists and teaching courses at Africa University.  Located near the city of Mutare, Africa...

UK HealthCare Pediatric Team Brings Guatemalan Child Closer to a Normal Life

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 2, 2014) — After Cony Puac delivered her daughter Evany, birthing attendants placed the newborn in her arms and cleared the room.  Born in a remote Guatemalan village surrounded by snow-capped volcanoes, even in the first...

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