Campus News

Transporting Children With Cancer to a New World Using Virtual Reality

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
A UK employee and students are creating a virtual reality game for pediatric cancer patients to play during chemotherapy and radiation. The team is currently raising funds for the project.

KEHA Marks 40 Years of Support for UK Ovarian Cancer Research

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 08:00
What the Kentucky Extension Homemakers began four decades ago continues to make a profound difference in the lives of women across the Commonwealth.

Cyber Security Awareness Month: Social Engineering and Protecting Your Identity

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services is providing tips and advice throughout Cyber Security Awareness Month. The first in a series of stories focuses on identity protection.

UK Veterans Resource Center Formally Dedicated

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 08:00
A crowd gathered in front of Erikson Hall to celebrate the dedication of the VRC, which is located in the lower level of the building. The VRC serves more than 1,000 military affiliated students attending UK and Bluegrass Community and Technical College.

VIDEO: 'Campus Walk' With UK's Sonja Feist-Price

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 07:30
In the latest episode of our "Campus Walks" video series, UKNow talks to Sonja Feist-Price, University of Kentucky vice president for Institutional Diversity. See why she places such great value on earning a college degree, thanks to her own experience as a first-generation high school graduate. Also learn how she hopes to inspire and support all members of the UK community as they work to teach, serve and discover.

UK Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Goes Mobile to Educate Kentuckians

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 08:00
UK's Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is demonstrating that the old-fashioned "show and tell" still works wonders with young students.

Wales' University of Year Named UK's Newest Student Exchange Partner

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 08:00
UK Education Abroad and Exchanges adds a new university to its student exchange partnership agreements with Swansea University, located in the seacoast city of Swansea, Wales.

UK Expands D.C. Internship Opportunities, Focuses on Experiential Learning, Affordability, Course Completion

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 08:00
The new program, which allows Washington, D.C. internships during the academic year, launches with the spring 2018 semester, and applications for internships are being accepted now.