Campus News

Final Candidate for Dean, Lewis Honors College Attends Public Forum

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 08:00
The fourth of four candidates for the Dean of the UK Lewis Honor College position, Jeffory Clymer, will attend an open forum on Monday, April 17 from 1-2 p.m. in the UK Athletics Auditorium in the William T. Young Library.

School of Journalism and Media to Present Distinguished Alumni Awards

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 08:00
The School of Journalism and Media will present its first Distinguished Alumni Awards to six journalists with outstanding careers. The presentation will be part of the 40th annual Joe Creason Lecture April 18.

Parking Impact for April 14 Blue-White Football Game

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 08:00
To accommodate fan parking for the game, the university requires vehicles in the Commonwealth Stadium Blue, Red and Green Lots to relocate as they would for a typical fall football game.

VIDEO: UK Football Junior Tackles Life On and Off the Field With Tenacity

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 07:30
It's finally football time in the Bluegrass once again! Watch the journey of a soon-to-be UK football senior who has worked his way up from walk-on to scholarship player all while pursuing a double major in finance and marketing.

Transportation Services Announces Calendar for 2017-2018 Permit Sales

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 08:00
With UK offering a wider variety of parking permit choices for the next academic year, Transportation Services is offering a calendar of dates for permit applications for students and employees.

Geography Professor Pursues Her Passion for Biodiversity in Tanzania

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 08:00
Assistant Professor of Geography Betsy Beymer-Farris fell in love with Tanzania when she first visited as an undergraduate. These many years later, she considers Tanzania her home away from home, admitting she misses it whenever she comes back to the U.S.

UK Alumni Association Hosts Alumni Weekend April 14-15

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 08:00
UK Alumni Weekend 2017 features the Blue-White Game and its pre-game activities, a Reforest the Bluegrass event, and the UK vs Florida softball game on Saturday.

Free Dental Services Available for UK Students

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry will pilot a new service providing students at UK with easier access to select, no-cost dental care.

Third Candidate for Dean, Lewis Honors College Attends Public Forum

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 08:00
The second candidate, Mark Law will attend an open forum on Wednesday, April 12 from 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the UK Athletics Association Auditorium in the William T. Young Library. Law currently serves as the director of the Honors Program at the University of Florida.

Transportation Services Gears Up for Third Year of Bicycle Voucher Program

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:00
The bicycle voucher program — along with other Transportation Services programs such as BluPass and the “cash out” incentive — is part of an effort to to encourage alternatives to driving vehicles to campus.

Sign Up Now for Fresh, Organic Food From UK CSA

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:00
Now is a great time for faculty, staff, students and community members to sign up for UK's Community Supported Agriculture program for 2017.

LGBTQ* Resources, Work-Life to Host Employee Picnic

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:00
The UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources and the UK Office of Work-Life will host a LGBTQ* Family and Friends Employee Picnic April 12 at The Arboretum.

Markey Cancer Center Director Speaks to Alumni

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 08:00
Dr. Mark Evers, director of the UK Markey Cancer Center, will speak at upcoming Greater Louisville UK Alumni Club meeting.

College of Social Work to Host Social Justice Week

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 08:00
The UK College of Social Work will host Social Justice Week April 10-14, which will conclude on Friday with an Unsung Heroes lunch and recognition of Kentuckians who devote their time and energy to the pursuit of social justice in the Commonwealth.

UK Program Engages Appalachian Students in Cancer Research

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 08:00
UK Ag undergrads get involved in the fight against cancer.

Bias Incident Support Services to Host 'Allies and Accomplices' Event

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:00
Bias Incident Support Services will host an event – “Allies and Accomplices” – Thursday, April 13, in the William T. Young Library Athletics Auditorium for campus community members who wish to help if witnessing a bias incident but aren't sure where to start.

UK Student Entrepreneurs Working Hard and Succeeding

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:00
University of Kentucky student entrepreneurs are aiming for continued success in upcoming competitions.

UK Showcases Success at 2017 Merit Weekends

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:00
Students from across the Commonwealth and the region made their way to the University of Kentucky for Merit Weekend, which took place March 17-18, March 24-25 and March 31- April 1. The feedback from students and family members that attended Merit Weekend has been overwhelmingly positive!

Transportation Services Announces Wider Variety of Permit Options for 2017-2018

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:00
Transportation Services is further implementing tiered parking, which allows for a range of parking choices at various prices that reflect the relative desirability, location, and predictability of the parking.

UK Athletics to Observe National Student-Athlete Day During the Entire Month of April

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:00
Members of University of Kentucky sports teams are observing National Student-Athlete Day all month long.