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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...

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...

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...

EA Faculty-Director Workshop Series

Throughout the Winter and Spring, UK Education Abroad will host a series of workshops for faculty directing UK Sponsored Programs.  From start to finish, these workshops are designed to help faculty run successful education abroad programs....

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....

Master's Program Teaches to Teach English as Second Language

The visiting South Korean teachers currently studying at the University of Kentucky are part of a long line of successful educational partnerships for the university’s Center for English as a Second Language (CESL) program. The experience for...

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