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New UPK Book Highlights Popular Creamy Kentucky Appetizer With a Kick

Campus News - 3 hours 4 min ago
With December graduation ceremonies and holidays to celebrate, it is not unlikely beer cheese will grace many a table at receptions and parties around the Commonwealth. To learn more about this beloved Kentucky tradition, check out “The Beer Cheese Book” by food writer Garin Pirnia and published by University Press of Kentucky.

Driving Sustainability With UK Faculty, Staff and Students

Campus News - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 09:00
Six teams will begin sustainability projects on and off campus next semester after winning 2018 Sustainability Challenge Grants.

2017 'Stand Up for Your Startup' is a Success

Campus News - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 09:00
Budding entrepreneurs continued to gain experience and momentum during Lexington's recent Global Entrepreneurship Week.

UK Alumna Ashley Judd Among 'The Silence Breakers' Named Time's Person of the Year

Campus News - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 09:00
UK graduate Ashley Judd is among the “silence breakers” that have been named Time magazine's Person of the Year for shining a spotlight on sexual misconduct in America.

NCAA Volleyball Championships to Impact North Campus Parking Dec. 7-8

Campus News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
The 2017 NCAA Women's Volleyball Regional Semifinals and Regional Final will be held at Memorial Coliseum Friday and Saturday. As a result, some campus parking lots will be unavailable.

BLOG/Our Resolve: Creating a Community of Belonging

Campus News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
UK Vice President for Institutional Diversity Sonja Feist-Price discusses how the UK family can help create a more inclusive campus community

UK Volleyball Hosts NCAA Sweet 16

Campus News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
The UK Volleyball team hosts three other schools as part of the NCAA Sweet 16 this Friday and Saturday, in Memorial Coliseum.

UK Presents Campus Forums for Provost Finalists

Campus News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
The campus community will have the opportunity to engage with the two finalists for UK’s next provost at forums Thursday, Dec. 8, and Friday, Dec. 9.

Kyle Macy, Nunn Center Team Up to Share UK Basketball Legends’ Stories Online

Campus News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 08:30
As part of the UK Men's Basketball Oral History Project, fans can now hear the memories of legendary UK basketball players from the source themselves and get insight on what the athletes were thinking in those big games or after those amazing buzzer beater shots. Working with 1978 NCAA champion and All-America Kyle Macy, the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History has made available online more than 20 long-form interviews with such Wildcat stars as Louie Dampier, Dan Issel, Kevin Grevey, Kenny Walker, Sam Bowie and Tony Delk.

UK WalkSafe Offers Winter Weather Safety Tips

Campus News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 09:00
As winter weather nears, UK students, faculty and staff have resources available to help safely navigate campus.

UK’s Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Welcomes 50 New Inductees

Campus News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 09:00
The UK chapter of Phi Kappa Phi recently inducted 50 new members.

Gatton College Class Celebrates 'Economics of Altruism' on Dec. 5

Campus News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:00
A semester-long class project by Gatton College economics students will payoff to the tune of $10,000 for a local nonprofit tomorrow.

Ashley Judd to Deliver Rosenstein Lecture at UK Today

Campus News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:00
Hosted by the College of Social Work in partnership this year with the College of Arts and Sciences, the lecture is named for Lexington social worker and social justice advocate Irma Sarett Rosenstein.

Kentucky Agricultural Economy Improves

Campus News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:45
Agricultural economists from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment are projecting 2017 farm cash receipts to be $5.6 billion, which is a 3.5 percent increase from 2016.

Honoring the Wildcats Who Broke Color Barrier in SEC College Football

Campus News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:00
University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto reflects on the significance of UK's and the Southeastern Conference's first African-American football players -- Wilbur Hackett, Houston Hogg, Nate Northington, and Greg Page. In the 50th anniversary year of integrating SEC football, the four trailblazers will be recognized this weekend at the SEC Championship football game in Atlanta.

High School Football Comes to Kroger Field Dec. 1-3, Impacts Parking

Campus News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:00
UK Transportation Services has provided information on parking options available during the high school football weekend at Kroger Field.

Virtual Tour Allows Experience of UK's Campus Transformation From Anywhere

Campus News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 08:30
Prospective students anywhere who want to get a feel for campus before actually traveling to Lexington can take a virtual tour. The new immersive 3-D tour is accessible from UK's website home page and provides outdoor and indoor tours of many of the university buildings, especially residence halls and buildings housing classes.

Turkey Time and Family Fun: International Student Shares Thanksgiving Experiences

Campus News - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:00
UK freshman Haruna Yamagata looks forward to Thanksgiving in the United States.

'UK at the Half' Chats About Stats

Campus News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:30
"UK at the Half" airs during halftime of each UK football and basketball game broadcast and features the people, programs, research, health care and service that combine to make UK the university for Kentucky.

Women’s Basketball Game to Impact Campus Nov. 22

Campus News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:00
The UK women's basketball team will host Morehead State University 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22. As a result, employees who park in the South Limestone Garage, the Coliseum Lot and other north campus areas may experience an increase in visitor parking and should plan ahead.