Campus News

Annual Farm-City Field Day is July 6 in Franklin County

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:00
The vital connection between farms and cities will be celebrated on July 6 in Franklin County with the annual Farm-City Field Day.

Following Global Cyberattacks, ITS Staff Encourage Proactive Measures

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services and UK HeathCare IT want to ensure all UK students, faculty and staff understand the significance of these events and are knowledgeable about proactive measures.

LGBTQ* Resources Informs of Care for Patients With Diverse Gender Identities and Sexual Orientations

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:00
Today, Friday, June 30, the Office of LGBTQ* Resources will have an information table in Chandler Hospital informing the campus of clinical resources related to providing high quality care for patients with diverse gender identities and sexual orientations.

Magic of Handcrafting Musical Instruments Still Thrives in Appalachia

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 07:30
Jasper Waugh-Quasebarth, a UK doctoral student of cultural anthropology who also teaches in the UK Appalachian Studies Program, has discovered the enchanted creative process of crafting musical instruments by hand — from Appalachian hillside to wood mill to curing shed to workshop to musician. His Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grant is allowing him the summer to immerse himself in the historical creative process of making musical instruments by hand.

UK Hosting Symposium Focused on Promoting STEM Careers, Science Communication

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 08:00
The ability to communicate scientific work to a broad audience is imperative for those seeking a STEM career. To help develop those skills -- and design and implement a STEM career path -- UK is hosting a symposium Sept. 29-30 for students and professionals interested in these fields.

Television Service Potentially Impacted July 11

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 08:00
In rare cases (e.g., where a TV has been plugged directly into a coaxial wall plate without a cable box), TV signal will be lost effective July 11. 

Parking Changes Take Effect Saturday

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 08:00
Effective Saturday, July 1, University of Kentucky Transportation Services will implement the expanded tiered parking areas.

Fourth of July Fireworks Will Impact UK Campus

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 08:00
UK, in cooperation with the Downtown Lexington Corporation and the City of Lexington, wants to remind the campus community and surrounding neighborhoods of the impacts of the Fourth of July fireworks display.

No Campus Bus Service on July Fourth

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 08:00
In observance of the Fourth of July holiday, University of Kentucky Transportation Services will not operate bus service on Tuesday, July 4.

UK HDI Updates 'Understanding a Down Syndrome Diagnosis' Book

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 08:00
The nationally recommended book for new and expectant parents learning about Down syndrome has been recently updated with unprecedented collaboration from leading experts across the nation.

UK Entrepreneurs Bootcamp is Now Accepting Project Ideas

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 08:00
Now is the time to submit your ideas for the fall 2017 Entrepreneurs Bootcamp at UK.

Mustian to Lead UK Alumni Association Board

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 08:00
The new UK Alumni Association Board with Susan Van Buren Mustian as president, J. Fritz Skeen as president-elect, and Taunya A. Phillips as treasurer will take office July 1.

Arborist Stacy Borden Cares for UK Trees, Young and Old

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 07:30
Taking care of trees on the UK campus is priority number one for Arborist Senior Stacy Borden.

Transportation Services Offers Rewards for Alternative Transportation

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:00
As part of an ongoing commitment to providing a variety of mobility options for the campus community, University of Kentucky Transportation Services is offering programs to encourage students, faculty and staff to use alternative transportation.

New Security Features Added to UK Email

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services has announced new security features for email.

Nation's First Hybrid Historic Preservation Field School Abloom With Data on Gardenside

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 07:30
UK Department of Historic Preservation’s HP 676: Field Methods in Heritage Conservation was designed to provide online students the opportunity to enhance their studies in a course offering a hands-on experience documenting and interpreting the geographical, architectural, sociocultural, economic and historical aspects of the Greater Gardenside area in Lexington.