Campus News

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.

Camp at UK Teaches Expanded Core, Independence to Students Who Are Deaf-Blind

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 08:00
A group of teenagers from across Kentucky participated in a camp for students who are deaf-blind last week at UK. The camp's activities - which included grocery shopping and food preparation - focused on life skills and establishing independence.  

UK Law Honors Alumni, Inducts Three into Hall of Fame

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 08:00
Last week, the UK College of Law and Law Alumni Association inducted three new members, including the first African-American female, into its 2017 Hall of Fame.

'Look and See' Wendell Berry’s Agrarian Teachings on the Big Screen

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30
Next Friday a film featuring the work of Kentucky’s own Wendell Berry will enjoy its U.S. theatrical premiere at the IFC Center in New York City. “Look and See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry” is a cinematic account of the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrial agriculture, as seen through the mind’s eye of writer, farmer and activist Wendell Berry, an alumnus and former faculty member of the UK Department of English.

Transportation Services to Offer Special Saturday Hours June 24, July 1

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:00
Transportation Services will be open Saturday, June 24 and Saturday, July 1, to accommodate employees who wish to purchase or pick up their motor vehicle parking permit.

Transportation Services to Offer Special Saturday Hours June 24, July 1

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:00
Transportation Services will be open Saturday, June 24 and Saturday, July 1, to accommodate employees who wish to purchase or pick up their motor vehicle parking permit.

Finalist for Dean of Lewis Honors College to Visit UK June 26, 27

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:00
The candidate, whose information will be posted on the search website 48 business hours in advance of an open forum, will visit campus and meet with constituent groups throughout the UK community. The open forum will take place from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Monday, June 26, in the UK Athletics Auditorium in the William T. Young Library.  

Scholarship Honors Former Math Professor's Legacy at UK

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:00
Established by his son Jim Eaves and his wife Mary Gilpin Eaves, the J.C. Eaves Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics is awarded to UK students from Muhlenberg, Taylor or Adair counties majoring in math.

Blue and White Routes Operating on Temporary Detour

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:00
Due to roadwork on University Drive, the Blue and White bus routes (Lextran 14) will be rerouted until construction is complete in August.

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