Campus News

Information Technology Services Kicks Off Strategic Planning Efforts

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 09:00
Five strategic planning task forces, with over 100 representatives from faculty, staff and university leadership, will recommend initiatives to shape the future of IT at the university. ITS will also engage students during the planning process through focus groups.

UK Hosts First Forum for Associate Provost for Student and Academic Life Candidate

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 14:15
The first of four candidates for the Associate Provost for Student and Academic Life (SAL) position at the University of Kentucky will attend an open forum from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., in the William T. Young Library auditorium. 

Halcomb Receives UK Wheat Science Group Service Award

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 09:00
Logan County's Don Halcomb is the first-ever recipient of a statewide award from the UK Wheat Science Group.

Winter Bike to Campus Day Celebrates Cyclists

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 09:00
For many students, faculty and staff, cold weather doesn't mean the end of getting to, from and around campus on two wheels. Wednesday, Feb. 8, PTS will celebrate the first Winter Bike to Campus Day on the Funkhouser Lawn.

Behind the Blue: Terry Birdwhistell

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
On this episode of "Behind the Blue," we hear from Dean of UK Libraries Terry Birdwhistell, the univeristy's popular longtime historian.

Talking Healthy Relationships on WUKY's 'UK Perspectives'

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:45 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. each Friday on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

Historian Gerald Smith Shares Favorite Tales From 'The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia'

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
Black History Month means many things to many people. For UK historian Gerald L. Smith it means, in part, sharing the stories of African Americans who helped make Kentucky great.

UK Hosting 7th Annual Supply Chain Forum on Feb. 23

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
UK's Gatton College is hosting the seventh annual Supply Chain Forum on Feb. 23.

UK Women & Philanthropy Network Awards $251,000 to Seven UK Academic Initiatives

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
Awards were made to programs in the College of Nursing, Gatton College of Business and Economics, College of Engineering, Science Outreach Center, Interprofessional Healthcare Residential College, and Undergraduate Education.

UK Libraries Partners With Umbra Search on Newly Launched Search Tool for African-American History

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
UK Libraries has partnered with Umbra Search African American History — a program that makes African-American culture and history more broadly available through a freely available search tool, strategic digitization, and public events and workshops.