Campus News

Winter Bike to Campus Day Set for Feb. 7

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 09:00
Riding a bike is a growing mode of transportation for getting to, from and around campus, and for many, cold weather doesn’t deter their commute. From 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, on the Funkhouser Lawn, Transportation Services is celebrating these all-weather cyclists with Winter Bike to Campus Day.

Behind the Blue: Writing, Rhetoric, and Digital Studies With Jeff Rice

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 09:00
Jeff Rice talks with "Behind the Blue" about the the diversity of careers that benefit from a writing, rhetoric, and digital studies background.

UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center Digitizes Original Early English Romantics Manuscripts

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 09:00
UK Special Collections Research Center recently organized and digitized the W. Hugh Peal Manuscript Collection, comprising approximately 7,000 items of original letters and documents of English and American Romantic and early Victorian authors. The collection is available online on ExploreUK.

Vietnam War Remembered, Recounted by History Department

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 09:00
The UK Department of History remembers the 50th anniversary of the heart-wrenching Vietnam War with a new course, HIS-351: The Vietnam War plus a public lecture series beginning Feb. 7.

From Jay Z to Super Bowl Halftime Shows: UK Grad Engineers Entertainment

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 08:00
If Hollywood needs a spectacular set or a stage with extra special effects, this UK grad and his colleagues in Los Angeles get the call.

Spring Break Ride Home Express Tickets Now Available

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:00
Beginning noon today, Feb. 1, Transportation Services will begin selling tickets for the Spring Break edition of Ride Home Express.

UK Campus Celebrates Black History Month

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:00
Organizations and offices across campus will host and participate in a variety of events this month to celebrate Black History Month.

UK Family Center Hosts Annual Relationship Checkup

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:00
The UK Family Center is getting ready for Valentine's Day by offering the fourth annual Relationship Checkup.

WUKY Programming Changes

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:00
American Public Media will no longer distribute "The Dinner Party Download" thereby requiring some weekend programming adjustments on WUKY.

Transportation Services to Change Office Hours Starting Feb. 5

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 09:00
Beginning Monday, Feb. 5, Transportation Services will have new hours of operation for the customer service center in the Press Avenue Garage.

VIDEO: UK Students Honor Winners of the 2018 Great Teacher Awards

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 08:00
When you ask these UK students how to describe their teachers, their answers range from "rock star" to "friend." Watch the video to discover more about this year's Great Teacher Award winners and the students who nominated them.

UK Officials Answer Questions About Meningitis

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 20:00
The University of Kentucky responded to questions from the media today following an announcement last night that a probable bacterial meningitis case was reported on UK's campus Monday. 

Jersey Street Lot Closing Feb. 5

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 09:00
As part of the land swap between UK and a private developer, the Jersey Street parking lot, located between Limestone and South Upper Streets, will permanently close on Sunday, Feb. 4.

UK Alumna, Vanderbilt Clinician, Forever a Cats Fan

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 09:00
Originally from Eminence, Kentucky, just east of Louisville, Rachel Sims now lives in Nashville, where she works for Vanderbilt University Medical Center as a speech language pathologist (SLP). An SLP, often called a speech therapist, is a clinician who specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of communications disorders, voice disorders, and swallowing disorders.