Campus News

Learning the Ways of the Wildcat at “see blue.” U 2017

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 07:30
How does one learn how to be a Wildcat? Beginning today, incoming students will be getting their first lesson as the University of Kentucky kicks off "see blue." U Orientations! During "see blue." U, they will meet with current students, hear from campus offices and organizations, explore campus and register for fall 2017 classes.

Learning the Ways of the Wildcat at “see blue.” U 2017

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 07:30
How does one learn how to be a Wildcat? Beginning today, incoming students will be getting their first lesson as the University of Kentucky kicks off "see blue." U Orientations! During "see blue." U, they will meet with current students, hear from campus offices and organizations, explore campus and register for fall 2017 classes.

UK Board Approves Budget That Invests in People

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 16:15
At its meeting June 16, UK's Board of Trustees today adopted a $3.7 billion budget for 2017-2018.

PNC Bank's Tiny Branch Debuts in Lexington

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:45
PNC Bank today revealed its portable Tiny Branch on the University of Kentucky campus. Measuring 20 feet by 8 feet, or 160 square feet, the converted steel container brings PNC’s newest and unique branch to Lexington.

UK to Host Turf Research Field Day on July 13

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 08:00
UK is hosting its annual Turf Research Field Day next month.

South Upper Street to Close Temporarily on UK Campus June 17, 18

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 08:00
The closure and detour onto Bolivar Street will accommodate moving two large boilers into UK's Central Heating Plant as part of the plant's reconstruction.

Construction to Impact Press Avenue Pedestrian, Vehicular Traffic Starting June 21

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 08:00
Beginning June 21, the portion of Press Avenue from Leader Avenue to the entry to the Press Avenue Garage will be closed to through traffic due to utility installation associated with Research Building 2.

UK Warns Campus of Phishing Email

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 08:00
Several UK employees have reported receiving false emails regarding merit increases and 2017 salary allocation guidelines.

UK Bootcamp Team Headed to Accelerator Program in Boston

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 08:00
A team of young entrepreneurs from the University of Kentucky has earned a highly sought after spot in a technology accelerator program in Boston.

UK’s Danielle Galyer is First Team Academic All-America for Second Consecutive Year

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 08:00
UK swimmer Danielle Galyer is the epitome of an outstanding student-athlete.

Take an Online Tour of the KGS Meteorite Collection

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 08:00
Photos of 231 meteorites collected from around the world are available for interactive viewing online.

Gatton Building Achieves LEED Gold Certification

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 08:00
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the U.S. Green Building Council's leading rating system for designing and constructing the world's greenest, most energy efficient and high performing buildings. Gatton's LEED Gold certification was based on a number of design and construction features.

26 Rising Seniors to Take Part in GEAR UP Kentucky Summer Academy

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 08:00
Beginning Sunday, June 11, 26 rising high school seniors will take part in a three-week residential college readiness program — GEAR UP Kentucky.

Information Technology Services Launches New Website

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 08:00
Features of the new site include a clean and cohesive design with simplified content and navigation.

UK’s Robinson Forest Welcomed the Curious

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 08:00
The first-ever Robinson Forest Field Day was a big success.

UK Budget Focuses on People

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 17:15
University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto presented his proposed $3.7 billion budget to the UK Board of Trustees in a special meeting Tuesday. The board approved a 4 percent tuition increase for in-state students and will vote on the full budget at its regular meeting June 16.

Qualtrics Single Sign-On Implemented for UK Customers

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 08:00
Survey creators can now log into Qualtrics using their linkblue credentials instead of having to maintain a separate username and password.

SPARK Event a Big Success for UK Startups and Other Entrepreneurs

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 08:00
More exciting news on the entrepreneurial front for the University of Kentucky and greater Lexington.

Information Technology Services Seeks Participants for Cloud Community of Practice

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services will host the inaugural Cloud Community of Practice meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the James F. Hardymon Building.

UK Offering Free Urban Tree Workshops for Neighborhoods

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:00
UK is showing residents how to take proper care of trees in their neighborhoods.

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