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"Operation Wildcat" Registration Open – Test Your Skills with Military Veterans

Campus News - 12 hours 56 min ago
Register is now available for Operation Wildcat, an opportunity for veterans and civilians to work together on a virtual military mission at Kroger Field.

Kroger Field Awarded Prestigious LEED Silver Certification

Campus News - 13 hours 56 min ago
Kroger Field at UK is the first football stadium in the SEC to achieve LEED status.

University Leadership Forum to Focus on Multi-Generational Leadership

Campus News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:00
With Generation Z in our classrooms and entering the work force, the University of Kentucky — and colleges everywhere — are arriving at an unprecedented moment: five generations are navigating the university together. That’s why the theme of this year’s University Leadership Forum will be “Leading Across Generations.” The forum is scheduled for Oct. 23-25.

Transportation Services Opens New Employee, Commuter Student Lot

Campus News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:00
Transportation Services has added a new joint-use intermediate parking lot to its inventory. The lot, located across Scott Street from the Reynolds Lot, has 153 spaces and will accommodate both employee intermediate (E) permits and commuter student (C9) permits.

Tailgate With UK Alumni at Mississippi State Game

Campus News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 08:00
UK Alumni Association hosts a tailgate party at Starkville, Mississippi, home to Mississippi State University.

UK’s Von Allmen Center, College of Nursing Work Together on HealthTech Innovations and Entrepreneurship

Campus News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 08:00
People representing different areas of the UK campus came together recently to showcase the positive impacts of entrepreneurship on innovation in health care.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Demystifying Cyber Security Acronyms and Terms

Campus News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 08:00
Cyber security brings with it an ever-evolving library of terminology that at times can be difficult to understand. Here are the terms you need to know.

UPK Book Serves Up 'Kentucky Culinary Trinity'

Campus News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 08:00
A new book from University Press of Kentucky by award-winning author and chef Albert W. A. Schmid serves up a feast for readers wanting to know more about burgoo, barbecue and bourbon.

High-Impact Educational Experiences

Provost's Blog - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 08:00
We know that student success is defined by more than admission to the University, and we know that when our students graduate, they face extraordinary churn in the job market. It is our responsibility to integrate creative, high-impact educational practices across the curriculum and the student life experience, to help our students well beyond their time at the University.

VIDEO: 5 Questions With UK Athletics' DeWayne Peevy

Campus News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 07:30
Watch this latest “Five Questions” video to discover a side of UK Athletics most people never see. UK Deputy Director of Athletics DeWayne Peevy explains what it means to him when former players return to earn their UK degrees and the big dreams he has for Wildcats from all sports to excel on and off the field, court or track.

Jones-London of NIH to Address Diversity in STEM Fields

Campus News - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 08:00
Michelle Jones-London, of the National Institutes of Health, will speak to faculty, staff and students about diversity in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.

College of Arts and Sciences Honors Alumni, Professors

Campus News - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 08:00
The UK College of Arts and Sciences celebrated its Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Friday, recognizing alumni Charlie Grizzle, Martha Rolingson and Tom Spalding, and faculty Karl Raitz and Daniel Reedy.

4-H Leadership Program Introduces Teens to Their Community

Campus News - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 08:00
Kentucky 4-H helps youth to develop a variety of skills and at times, to discover more about their own backyard.

Here's How UK is Making Kentucky a World Leader in Manufacturing

Campus News - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 08:00
From offering programs to Kentuckians already employed in manufacturing to technology development, the UK College of Engineering and UK Center for Applied Energy Research are serving industry, citizens and the economy in Kentucky. Read more about these efforts on Manufacturing Day.

Family Weekend Brings Wildcat Families From Across the Country to Campus

Campus News - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 08:00
Wildcat families from across the country will gather on the UK campus this weekend, Oct. 6-8, for Family Weekend.

VIDEO: How UK Helped Jon Carloftis Design Dream Career

Campus News - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 07:30
UK alumnus Jon Carloftis is well-known for the gardens he designs across the country. After a successful 27-year career in New York City, he's back in the Bluegrass, designing landscapes for regional distilleries and local rooftops (not to mention his historic Lexington home that has been featured in Southern Living and Garden and Gun magazines). See why he's so thankful for his University of Kentucky degree.

UK Opens New Lactation Room in Erikson Hall

Campus News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK recently opened a new lactation room room in Erikson Hall. The space provides a relaxing, private space for breastfeeding mothers.

Senior Resource Fair Helps Faculty, Staff, Students Caring for Aging Loved Ones

Campus News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK Human Resources will host a Senior Resource Fair and half-day dementia workshop Friday, Nov. 10, at the Hilary J. Boone Center. The fair is open to all faculty, staff, retirees and students. Spouses, partners and community friends are also welcome and encouraged to attend.

Transportation Services Begins Ride Home Express Ticket Sales Today

Campus News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK Transportation Services will begin selling tickets for the Thanksgiving and Winter Break editions of Ride Home Express. Ride Home Express provides reliable, comfortable and affordable transportation on deluxe motor coach buses to and from hometowns or break destinations during the three major academic breaks.