Mural News and Blogs


March 24, 2017: President's Blog – Telling a More Complete Story

September 1, 2016: Presidents’ Blog – Memorial Hall Mural 

November 23, 2015: President’s Blog –  Memorial Hall Mural: a Chance to Heal Wounds, Gain Broader Perspective



March 27, 2017: WKYT – Controversial campus mural uncovered to show new sign

March 25, 2017: abc10 – Controversial University of Kentucky mural uncovered with context

March 24, 2017: LEX18 – Memorial Hall Mural Back On Display

March 24, 2017: Herald Leader –Controversial UK mural uncovered, this time with context

September 6, 2016: The Daily Caller –  University Of Kentucky Stops Censoring Famed Mural, Instructs Students How To Think About It

September 2, 2016: Inside Higher Ed –  Kentucky Will Uncover Mural It Covered

September 1, 2016: Herald Leader –  University of Kentucky to uncover controversial mural, add more art and context

February 4, 2016: Herald Leader –  Eli Capilouto appoints task force on controversial mural at University of Kentucky

December 3, 2015: The Washington Post –  University of Kentucky president talks about race, a mural and reconciliation

November 25, 2015: Boston Globe –  University of Kentucky to cover controversial campus mural

November 24, 2015: CBS News –  University of Kentucky to cover controversial campus mural