Campus News

SPARK Event a Big Success for UK Startups and Other Entrepreneurs

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 08:00
More exciting news on the entrepreneurial front for the University of Kentucky and greater Lexington.

Information Technology Services Seeks Participants for Cloud Community of Practice

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services will host the inaugural Cloud Community of Practice meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the James F. Hardymon Building.

UK Offering Free Urban Tree Workshops for Neighborhoods

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:00
UK is showing residents how to take proper care of trees in their neighborhoods.

UKPD Part of Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Kentucky

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:00
UK Police officers will join other law enforcement officers for the 31st annual Kentucky Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Kentucky Summer Games Friday, June 2.

SAP Will be Offline June 2-5

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 08:00
UK Information Technology Services will conduct necessary maintenance that will require SAP and all related systems to be offline or have limited functionality.  

Job Club Announces 2017 Summer Schedule

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 08:00
The Central Kentucky Community Job Club provides a positive environment for motivated job seekers to meet, connect, share and learn.

No Campus Bus Service on Memorial Day

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:00
In observance of Memorial Day, Transportation Services will not operate bus service on Monday, May 29.

Traffic Impact on University Drive Slated to Begin May 30

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:00
Beginning Tuesday, May 30, roadwork will impact traffic on University Drive between Hilltop Avenue and Huguelet Drive. However, through traffic will be maintained at all times.

UK Collects More Than 15,000 Pounds of Donations During Move Out

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:00
UK Campus Housing and UK Recycling collected more than 15,000 pounds of donations during residence hall move out.

Expanding Your Horizons Introduces Middle School Girls to STEM

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:00
A multidisciplinary project, the recent daylong conference focused on countermanding some of the possible reasons that girls’ interest in the sciences flag at a certain age, such as peer pressure or a lack of female role models. During the workshops, the young students met many female undergraduate and graduate students studying STEM disciplines at UK who introduced them to a large variety of topics, such as the ecological impact of trees, water treatment and purification, neuroscience, chemistry, electrical engineering and molecular gastronomy.

Celebration, Reflection and Honor: An Unforgettable Day for Veterans and UK

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:30
From cheering crowds in patriotic colors to a surprise visit by D.C.-area UK alumni, the UK Honor Flight gave veterans the celebration they deserve on Armed Forces Day.

UK Animal Resource Exercise Will Help Prepare for Emergencies

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:00
The UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is hosting an important training exercise next month for animal emergency responders from across the country.

UK ITS Adds New Phone Prefix for Campus

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:00
The 562 prefix will begin appearing on UK owned Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phones over the next several months. Your phone number will not change.

Extended Hours for Blue, White and Green Routes Coming This Fall

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:00
UK Transportation Services and Lextran will offer extended hours of service for the popular campus Blue and White bus routes as well as the Green Route Connector. The changes will take effect in August.

Registration Still Open for Precision Dairy Farming Conference

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 08:00
There is still time to sign up for the upcoming Precision Dairy Farming Conference, to be hosted by UK in partnership with the University of Minnesota.

Information Technology Services Debuts New Mission, Vision and Values

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 08:00
The new ITS mission, vision and values are a direct result of listening sessions held by Brian Nichols, CIO, and the ITS leadership team with stakeholders from across campus over the past few months.

UK Equine Farm and Facilities Expo to be Held June 8

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 08:00
UK Ag Equine Programs will hold an expo of equine farm and facilities for the public on June 8.

College of Social Work Inducts Former Dean into Hall of Fame

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 08:00
Kay Hoffman, professor and former dean at the UK College of Social Work, was recently inducted into the College of Social Work Hall of Fame.

UK International Center Monitors Global Events

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 08:00
UK International Center monitors global events and maintains regular communication with in-country faculty program directors, partner institutions, affiliate providers, students and university administrators.

Preventative Measures Can Help Protect Against Mosquito Bites

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 08:00
The old adage, "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure," certainly applies to mosquito season in Kentucky.