Campus News

UK Opens New Lactation Room in Erikson Hall

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK recently opened a new lactation room room in Erikson Hall. The space provides a relaxing, private space for breastfeeding mothers.

Senior Resource Fair Helps Faculty, Staff, Students Caring for Aging Loved Ones

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK Human Resources will host a Senior Resource Fair and half-day dementia workshop Friday, Nov. 10, at the Hilary J. Boone Center. The fair is open to all faculty, staff, retirees and students. Spouses, partners and community friends are also welcome and encouraged to attend.

Transportation Services Begins Ride Home Express Ticket Sales Today

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:00
UK Transportation Services will begin selling tickets for the Thanksgiving and Winter Break editions of Ride Home Express. Ride Home Express provides reliable, comfortable and affordable transportation on deluxe motor coach buses to and from hometowns or break destinations during the three major academic breaks.

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.