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Ag Abroad Events

Throughout early March, Education Abroad will host the following events and information sessions, focusing on opportunities for UK College of Agriculture, Food & Environment (CAFE) students: Retail & Tourism Management (RTM) Information...

The Cultural Diversity Festival Returns to Celebrate the Richness of UK’s Campus

The Cultural Diversity Festival will celebrate UK and Lexington's global community through several events throughout the month of March. “With scores of obligations and meetings we often don't pause and appreciate the amazing cultural diversity of...

Taste of Our World

In its 25th year, Taste of Our World is one of the most popular Cultural Diversity Festival events. Wednesday, February 26, 201411am – 1:30pmStudent Center Grand Ballroom$5 for all you care to eat! Cash or FLEX dollars accepted Cuisine from...

U.N. Academic Impact Student Essay Contest

Many Languages One World   2013 - 2014 Essay Contest Write an essay (2000 words or less) discussing the ideas of global citizenship and understanding the role that multilingual ability can play in fostering these.  Your essay should reflect your...

Cultural Diversity Festival Workshops

Students attending any of the Cultural Diversity Workships can enter a drawing for an an iPad, Kindle, Beats headphones and a $100 giftcard for the UK Bookstore. The winners will be announced on Tuesday, April 1. The workshops: Cultural...

The Horse Capital of the World Celebrates the Year of the Horse

Picture Gallery Lexington, Kentucky, known as the horse capital of the world, this year celebrated the Year of the horse. The Confucius Institute at the University of Kentucky brought several cultural activities to the local community and...

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...

Scholarships for Hong Kong Exchange Program

The University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts is offering two $1,500 scholarships for its fall exchange program at the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIE).  With traditional strength in teacher education, HKIE has expanded its academic...

Study Abroad with UK Faculty this Summer

From Communication Disorders to History and Political Science, faculty across campus are leading programs abroad this summer.   Known as UK Sponsored programs, these offerings allow students to earn normal credit and grades alongside other UK...

Engineering Abroad Event

On Thursday, February 20 from 11:00 to 2:00, UK Education Abroad and the UK College of Engineering will host an "Engineering Abroad" event in the Atrium of the Ralph G. Anderson Building.  During this event, students may stop-in to learn more...

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