Campus News

Cyber Security Awareness Month: The Internet of Things and Cyber Security

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 08:00
To close out National Cyber Security Awareness Month, UK Information Technology Services's explains a new era of the internet and offers tips for using IoT devices securely.

'UK at the Half' Features Ag Equine Programs Director

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 08:00
"UK at the Half" airs during halftime of each UK football and basketball game broadcast and features the people, programs, research, health care and service that combine to make UK the university for Kentucky.

Addressing Significant Need, UK and Toyota Partner to Offer Unique Engineering Program

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 15:00
The world's largest automaker and UK are collaborating to train students in automotive production engineering, addressing a significant industry need in the nation's third-largest auto-producing state.

Ben Beam Earning His Stripes With Help of UK Distillation Program

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 08:00
A student with a very famous last name is thrilled to be a part of UK's Distillation, Wine and Brewing Studies program.

UK Libraries Science and Engineering Library Hosts Open House, Weeklong Celebration

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 08:00
UK Science and Engineering Library invites all UK students, faculty and staff to stop by and learn more about their resources and services at a week of events kicking off 2:30 p.m. today (Monday) with an open house.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Hacking 'Hats' Explained

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 08:00
There any many types of hackers (e.g., white hat, black hat and gray hat). Here’s how each can play a role in cybercrime.

After Convocation, BITZH Students Show Strong Interest in UK

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 08:00
At a convocation celebrating the UK partnership with Beijing Institute of Technology at Zhuhai, more than 100 students visited with a delegation from UK's College of Arts and Sciences and Gatton College of Business And Economics.

UK College of Pharmacy Wins National Competition

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy recently won the 2017 Clinical Pharmacy Challenge, a national competition among pharmacy schools, presented by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (AACP) at their Annual Meeting in Phoenix.

New Partnership Aimed at Growing Kentucky's Specialty Crop Sector

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 08:00
Through a new program, Cultivate Kentucky Partnership, The Food Connection at UK is educating specialty crop producers across Kentucky about the Food Safety Modernization Act and on-farm food safety issues.

Center for Equality and Social Justice Releases Policy Briefs

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 08:00
The policy briefs deal with subjects of immigration reform and LGBTQ legal protections and were written by Professor Jenny Minier and Professor Ellen Riggle respectively.

Reissued UPK Books Explore Old Louisville Haunts

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 08:00
What began as a search to find rational explanations for strange occurrences turned into a new life as a guide of ghost tours and author of a bestselling collection of books from University Press of Kentucky for writer David Dominé.

Social Theory Journal disClosure to Publish Issue on Archives

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 08:00
The editors of disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory have announced the call for papers for its 27th volume to be published in the summer of 2018. The volume will explore “archives” and the editors seek submissions that look at a range of archives, including national, personal and community archives. 

Tickets Available for 2nd Feast on Equality

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 08:00
The UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources, in partnership with Feast On Equality, will host the second Feast on Equality dinner 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, at The Carrick House. The event raises funds for at-risk LGBT youth by hosting signature fundraising events to engage the community and create awareness surrounding the issues that our LGBT youth face.

Action! College Creates Certificate in International Film Studies

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 08:00
College of Arts and Sciences offers its first undergraduate certificate in international film studies. Professor Jeffrey Peters hopes the program will create the opportunity to expand film studies at UK.

Local Book About Kentucky Entrepreneurs is a 'Hit'

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 08:00
A new book about Kentucky entrepreneurs is proving to be very popular.

UK Hosts Evening With MacArthur 'Genius' and Author Viet Thanh Nguyen

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:00
UK's Gaines Center and MFA in Creative Writing program will welcome to campus 2017 MacArthur Foundation "Genius" Grant recipient and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen for a reading beginning 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Singletary Center.  

CELT Launches Journal to Celebrate Greater Faculties at UK

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:00
UK's Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching is proud to announce the inaugural issue of Greater Faculties: A Review of Teaching and Learning, an open access journal hosted by the UK Libraries’ UKnowledge repository.

UK Design Prepares for Launch of Product Design Program

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00
As UK College of Design explores ways to expand its academic reach, the idea of product design rises to the top as an axiomatic program to attract new design-driven students.

UK Receives $12 Million Gift From UK Alumnus

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 07:30
The University of Kentucky recently received a more than $12 million gift from UK alumnus and philanthropist Paul Chellgren and his wife, Deborah Cole Chellgren, to support the Chellgren Center for Undergraduate Excellence. As a result of the gift, Woodland Glen I residence hall in the heart of the UK campus is being named Chellgren Hall.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Digital Millennium Copyright Act & Compliance

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services is providing tips and advice throughout Cyber Security Awareness Month, focusing this week on copyright compliance. Use these resources for more information on how to appropriately use the works of others.