Campus News

KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl, NCAA Volleyball Tournament to Impact Parking Beginning Friday

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 09:00
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl and the NCAA Volleyball Tournament begin this Friday and will impact traffic and parking on campus.

WUKY Partners With God's Pantry, Lexington Businesses to Fight Child Hunger

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 09:00
For every donation made to WUKY until Dec. 31, Stewart Perry State Farm Insurance, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC, Mr. Sparkle Car Wash and UK Federal Credit Union will fill backpacks of food for children in need through God’s Pantry Food Bank’s backpack program. 

School Technology Leadership Program Offers Microcredentials, Graduate Certificates, Master’s Degrees

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 09:00
A new partnership is offering educators options for pairing graduate certificates and advanced degrees with professional learning microcredentials.

5 Easy Ways to Decorate Your Dorm This Holiday Season

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 15:00
Liz Toombs provides five easy ways to decorate a dorm room for the holidays.

UK HDI Administering Kentucky's Employment First Council

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 09:00
The Employment First Council, administered by UK HDI, met for the first time.

'Behind the Blue': Enrollment Management's Christine Harper on Helping Students Succeed

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 09:00
This week's edition of "Behind the Blue" looks at what UK is doing in student enrollment.

Get Festive In Lexington With This Holiday Guide

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 20:00
A list of holiday events at UK and in Lexington.

Win Big by Donating to the University of Kentucky United Way Campaign

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 09:00
To reward university employees for their generous donations and support, UK and United Way of the Bluegrass will be giving away thank-you gifts.

University of Kentucky Drug-Free Policy

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 09:00
As a recipient of federal grants, UK provides notice each year to students, faculty and staff that it is in compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 and the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act.

Pretty in Purple — UK Spreads Awareness for Alzheimer's and Caregivers

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 09:00
In honor of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregiver’s Month, from Nov. 26 through Nov. 30, buildings across the UK campus will be lit with purple lights to spread awareness and celebrate the lives of UK caregivers and those in the community diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

UK Part of CPE Employability Initiative to Prepare Grads for Workplace Success

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 09:00
Kentucky’s Essential Employability Qualities Certification (EEQ CERT) initiative is designed to assure that higher education programs graduate students with essential employability qualities.

The Club at UK's Spindletop Hall to Host Craft Show Open to UK Families

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 09:00
The Club at the UK's Spindletop Hall is hosting its second annual Craft Fair and Open House from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24.

Thanksgiving Break Parking and Bus Service Changes

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 09:00
As the Thanksgiving Holiday Break nears, Transportation Services wants to remind students, faculty and staff that during the break there will be several parking and bus service changes.

UPK, UK Authors Abound at Kentucky Book Festival

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:00
This weekend more than 40 authors and editors with connections to UK and University Press of Kentucky will participate in the Kentucky Book Fair, part of the 2018 Kentucky Book Festival.

UK Celebrates America Recycles Day

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
For the fourth year in a row the University of Kentucky will be celebrating America Recycles Day. The program, operated and managed since 1997 by Keep America Beautiful, helps to end littering, improve recycling and beautify communities.

Students Need a Home for the Holidays; Employees Need a Guest

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 09:00
No UK student nor campus community member should be alone during the holidays with Welcome Home UK in place.

Cats Fans Give Blood This Week in 31st Annual Big Blue Crush

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 09:00
Whose fans make the most blood donations — Kentucky or Tennessee? It’s time to find out in the 31st annual Big Blue Crush Nov. 12-16.

Ninth Annual Tobacco-Free Tailgate Set for Nov. 15

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 09:00
Join the Tobacco-Free Take Action! Ambassadors for a tailgate with food, games and information about tobacco treatment resources on campus.

UK Online Q&A With Associate Provost Kathi Kern

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 15:00
UKNow recently caught up with Associate Provost for Teaching, Learning, and Academic Innovation Kathi Kern to find out more about the university's online education program and the launch of the new website for UK Online. 

Q&A With Stephen Voss; What Election Results Say About the Future of America

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 15:00
Stephen Voss, associate professor in the Department of Political Science at UK, specializes in voting behavior and political methodology. He discusses the impact of these election results on a local, state and national level.