Campus News

UK, Fort Campbell Form Partnership

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 09:00
The U.S. Army installation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the university yesterday on campus, marking an intentional effort to improve outcomes for both entities.

First African-American Extension Agent to be Honored at MLK Day Celebration in Harrodsburg

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 09:00
The first African-American extension agent in Kentucky will be posthumously honored in Harrodsburg on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 15.

UK Ag Celebrates Lloyd’s of London Partnership

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:00
UK and Lloyd's of London recently celebrated their continued partnership in support of the health and well-being of the equine industry.

Martin Luther King Holiday Transit Changes

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:00
Due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Transportation Services will implement changes to transportation around campus.

Longtime Professor Steve Skinner Named Interim Dean of UK’s Gatton College

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 09:00
UK faculty member Steve Skinner has been named interim dean of the Gatton College of Business and Economics.

UK Opens New Residential Dining Facility Champions Kitchen

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:00
UK's newest residential dining facility, Champions Kitchen, opened yesterday. The dining facility is the first space to open in the Student Center as construction continues on the rest of the building.

Job Club 2018 Winter-Spring Schedule Announced

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:00
Job Club's 2018 winter/spring schedule announced.

UK Athletics Tops 3.0 GPA for 11th Straight Semester

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:00
UK Athletics delivered another solid academic performance during the fall 2017 semester.

VIDEO: How the University of Kentucky Changed Lives in 2017

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:00
Watch this year-in-review video to see how the University of Kentucky changed lives in the Commonwealth, our country and throughout the world in 2017.

UK Equine Showcase and Breeders' Short Course is Feb. 2 and 3

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 09:00
UK Ag Equine Programs is hosting its annual Equine Showcase and Kentucky Breeders' Short Course on Feb. 2 and 3 in Lexington.

Iowa Family Wins Tom and Pat Gish Award for Courage, Tenacity and Integrity in Rural Journalism

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:00
The award, presented by the Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues each year, is named for the late couple who published The Mountain Eagle at Whitesburg, Kentucky, for more than 50 years and became nationally known for their battles with coal operators and politicians.

UK Extension Agents Host Pastures Please!! on Jan. 22

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 09:00
Horse owners, farm owners and farm managers can learn how to get their pastures in tip top shape for 2018 at the 11th annual Pastures Please!! event on Monday evening, Jan. 22.

Coveted Creative Writing Residency to Benefit UK Students, Published Authors

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 09:00
UK creative writing students, as well as published authors, can benefit from new residency programs set in breathtaking Mill House at Glendower (Virginia), thanks to the donation of two UK alumni, Joan and Greg Swanberg.

UK Researchers, Clinicians Tackling Drug Addiction Make Their Case to Federal Leaders

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 08:00
With UK researchers on the forefront of fighting the opioid crisis, their message to members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate emphasized the need for continued federal funding of research addressing drug addiction and abuse.

Feast on Equality Raises More Than $75,000 for UK LGBTQ* Resources

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 09:00
The UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources hosted its Feast on Equality dinner Dec. 1. The event raised more than $75,000 for at-risk LGBT youth.

Transportation Services Office Hours During Winter Break

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 09:00
Transportation Services will have reduced office hours during the holiday week.

UK’s Mike Richey is Passionate About Philanthropy

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 08:00
UK Vice President for Philanthropy Mike Richey is leading the university's fundraising efforts with the same passion and enthusiasm he brought to UK as a first-year student 48 years ago. Private giving allows UK to advance its efforts of student success through providing scholarships, renowned faculty and state-of-the-art learning spaces.

School of Journalism and Media Hosts Special Visiting Student Group From Nanjing University

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 09:00
The program offered the visiting students a unique educational experience incorporating classroom instruction, visits to sites of cultural and historical significance in Lexington and the surrounding area, and a plethora of diverse events on the UK campus.

Semester Break Parking and Transit Changes

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 09:00
Due to decreased parking demand over the semester break, Transportation Services implements changes to parking and transportation around campus.