Campus News

UK Shines Again in NCAA Academic Progress Rates (APR)

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
Student-athletes on the various University of Kentucky Wildcat teams continue to perform well when it comes to a key NCAA academic ranking.

North Campus Parking Impact Slated for May 12

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
On Friday, UK will host high school sophomores and juniors and their families for May Day open house. Those who park in the South Limestone Garage should expect an increase in visitors parking in the facility.

Warren County Extension Steps Up to the Plate for Ag Awareness

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
Students in Warren County recently got the opportunity to enjoy a baseball game while learning about agriculture.

Shoulder to Shoulder Global Celebrates its 10th Anniversary in Ecuador

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
A brigade of students and professional staff with the University of Kentucky’s Shoulder to Shoulder Global and the Hombro a Hombro Foundation are on their way to Santa Domingo as they celebrate 10 years of commitment to the Santo Domingo de los Tsacvhilas community in Ecuador.

Woodland Avenue Lot Now Employee Parking

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
Effective immediately, the Woodland Avenue Lot, previously an on-campus residential parking lot, is now an employee parking lot.

UK Playing Role in Hosting U.S. Hemp Conference in Lexington

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky is playing a leading role in a national hemp conference to be held in Lexington this September.

National Public Health Leader to Receive Kentucky’s Medallion for Intellectual Achievement

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 07:30
The 2017 UK Libraries Medallion for Intellectual Achievement will be presented to national public health leader and scholar, Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield. The UK Libraries Medallion for Intellectual Achievement is one of the university's most prestigious awards. It was created in 1990 to recognize high intellectual achievement by a Kentuckian who has made a contribution of lasting value to the Commonwealth.

UK Event for Entrepreneurs on May 25; Gatton FinTechs Successful

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 08:00
Exciting things continue to happen on UK's entrepreneurial front.

UK Dining Announces Summer Hours of Operation

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 08:00
University of Kentucky Dining has announced its hours of operation for Monday, May 8, through Wednesday, June 7.

Ceremony Today to Rename College of Pharmacy Building for UK’s 11th President

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 07:30
The Biological-Pharmaceutical Building is being renamed for Lee T. Todd Jr., who served as UK's president from 2001 to 2011. During Todd's tenure, he secured funding for the building, which became the largest academic building in the state when it opened in 2010.

Kentucky Celebrates Small Business

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 08:00
The impact that small businesses have on the state's economy was acknowledged at ceremonies in Frankfort recently.

Graduating Senior Leaves Legacy Ensuring a Healthy, Tobacco-free Campus

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 08:00
Graduating senior Jaclyn Perryman has served on the UK Tobacco-Free Take Action Team for four years, helping to make campus a healthier enviornment.

Watch Live: UK Celebrates the Class of 2017

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 07:30
More than 2,500 undergraduates and 600 graduate and professional students are expected to participate in the UK Commencement ceremonies today and Sunday, marking the largest commencement in UK's history. Family and friends can watch live here.

91.3 WUKY Adds BBC World News Channel

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 08:00
91.3 WUKY station manager, Tom Godell, said the addition of the BBC news would provide an international perspective from a well-known and trusted news source.

Summer Transit and Parking Changes

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 08:00
During the summer months, Transportation Services implements changes to campus transit and parking due to the reduced campus population.

University Drive Garage Construction Impact

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 08:00
Due to routine maintenance, the top level of the University Drive Garage (PS #1) will be temporarily closed starting Monday, May 8.

Four UK Teams Win NCAA Academic Progress Rate Award

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 08:00
UK tied a school record with four teams – men’s basketball, men’s golf, softball and volleyball – receiving awards for their Academic Progress Rate scores.

Go 'Behind the Blue' With the UK Alumni Association

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 08:00
This week, UK will honor its next group of undergraduate and graduate degree candidates, as spring commencement ceremonies are held. As these new graduates move on from campus and out into the world, they may soon discover that no matter how far from Lexington they travel, the university is closer than they might expect. Alumni from UK live and work around the world, and the UK Alumni Association works to keep those alumni connected both to campus and each other.

91.3 WUKY Puts New Spin on Fundraising With Online Auction

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 08:00
Anyone who wants to help raise funds for WUKY can donate items for an online auction to benefit the public radio station.