Campus News

WUKY's 'UK Perspectives' Examines US-Russia Relations With Associate Professor Gregg Hall

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 09:00
"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:45 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. each Friday on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

Lexmark’s Brad Fruth Wins 2017 Supply Chain Innovation Award

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 09:00
One of the highlights of the annual Supply Chain Forum hosted by UK's Gatton College is the presentation of the Supply Chain Innovation Award.

Feast on Equality Raises More Than $37,000 for LGBTQ* Resources

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 09:00
The Office of LGBTQ* Resources hosted its inaugural Feast on Equality dinner in December. Through the event, more than $37,000 was raised to help fund scholarships, internships, grants and programming.

Sarah Bennett Holmes Award Nominees Announced

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 09:00
Eleven faculty members and six staff members have been nominated for the 2017 Sarah Bennett Holmes Award. Registration is underway for the March 23 luncheon where the faculty and staff winners will be announced.

Center for Graduate and Professional Diversity Initiatives Opens Additional Location in the Gillis Building

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 13:15
The Center for Graduate and Professional Diversity Initiatives will celebrate the grand opening of their new additional location in the Gillis Building tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 23 from 2-4 p.m.

Gatton College to Host Professional MBA Open House on March 2

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 09:00
UK's Gatton College will hold an Open House on March 2 showcasing its professional MBA options.

UK Phi Kappa Phi Info Session on Fellowships is Feb. 23

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 09:00
The UK chapter of Phi Kappa Phi is hosting an information session about fellowship and scholarship award opportunities on Thursday, Feb. 23.

UK Hosts Fourth Forum for Associate Provost for Student and Academic Life

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 09:00
David Graham, currently the Assistant Vice Provost for Student-Athlete Success in the Office of Academic Affairs at Ohio State University, will attend an open forum on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m., in the William T. Young Library Auditorium.

Office for Institutional Diversity Awards 8 Inclusive Excellence Program Grants

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 09:00
The University of Kentucky Office for Institutional Diversity recently award eight Inclusive Excellence Program Grants totaling more than $85,000. Inclusive Excellence Student Program Grants are funding opportunities specifically designed for inclusive excellence in the areas of student programming that directly benefit all University of Kentucky students. This includes new programs that are student-centric, collaborative, innovative and sustainable, or existing programs with significant impact, that contribute to the educational benefit of diversity.

UK Students Celebrate Women in STEM

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 09:00
UK students begin new initiative, #IAmAWomanInSTEM, to celebrate women in STEM fields of study and employment.

UK Law’s KJEANRL Announces Third Annual Symposium

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 09:00
Legal practitioners and regulators from across Kentucky will share their thoughts on current legal, policy and regulation issues affecting the environment, natural resources and energy at the Feb. 28 event.

Keep the Change: 20 Campus Meters Now Accept Credit Cards

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 09:00
Parking and Transportation Services recently upgraded 20 meters on campus to allow for payment by credit card.

UK Hosts Third Forum for Associate Provost for Student and Academic Life

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 09:00
Gregory Heileman, currently the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning at the University of New Mexico, will attend an open forum on Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m., in the William T. Young Library Auditorium.

Confucius Institute Spring Break Program Introduces Kids to Chinese Language, Culture

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 09:00
With spring break right around the corner, UK Confucius Institute has a great option for parents to ensure children have a fun and educational break — a Chinese Language and Culture Spring Break Camp.

Libraries Survey Aims to Better Service

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 09:00
How is your library experience at UK? Don't miss your opportunity to speak up. And bonus, students who participate in the survey can also enter to win a free iPad Air 2 for their time.

KSBDC Issues Call for Pacesetter Award Nominations

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:00
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center is seeking nominations for its annual Pacesetter awards.

Nunn Center, African-American History on Today's 'UK Perspectives' on WUKY

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:00
"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:45 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. each Friday on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

Discussing the Transition From Foster Youth to Adulthood

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:00
A nationally renowned expert on foster care will be at UK on Wednesday, Feb. 22, to talk about best practices as foster youth transition to adulthood.

Reminder About UK HealthCare Parking Policy

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:00
Employees, students and university contractors are prohibited from parking in any patient and visitor parking area while working in an official capacity or attending class from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, unless otherwise authorized by Parking and Transportation Services and displaying the appropriate parking credentials.

UK Opens Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Room

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 08:30
The university is pleased to announce the opening of an interfaith prayer and meditation room — available to students, faculty and staff from all backgrounds, perspectives and religions. The room, located in 76 McVey Hall, provides a space and opportunity for individuals of all faiths to pray, meditate and reflect.

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