Campus News

UK Volleyball Hosts NCAA Sweet 16

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
The UK Volleyball team hosts three other schools as part of the NCAA Sweet 16 this Friday and Saturday, in Memorial Coliseum.

UK Presents Campus Forums for Provost Finalists

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:00
The campus community will have the opportunity to engage with the two finalists for UK’s next provost at forums Thursday, Dec. 8, and Friday, Dec. 9.

Kyle Macy, Nunn Center Team Up to Share UK Basketball Legends’ Stories Online

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 08:30
As part of the UK Men's Basketball Oral History Project, fans can now hear the memories of legendary UK basketball players from the source themselves and get insight on what the athletes were thinking in those big games or after those amazing buzzer beater shots. Working with 1978 NCAA champion and All-America Kyle Macy, the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History has made available online more than 20 long-form interviews with such Wildcat stars as Louie Dampier, Dan Issel, Kevin Grevey, Kenny Walker, Sam Bowie and Tony Delk.

UK WalkSafe Offers Winter Weather Safety Tips

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 09:00
As winter weather nears, UK students, faculty and staff have resources available to help safely navigate campus.

UK’s Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Welcomes 50 New Inductees

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 09:00
The UK chapter of Phi Kappa Phi recently inducted 50 new members.

Gatton College Class Celebrates 'Economics of Altruism' on Dec. 5

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:00
A semester-long class project by Gatton College economics students will payoff to the tune of $10,000 for a local nonprofit tomorrow.

Ashley Judd to Deliver Rosenstein Lecture at UK Today

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:00
Hosted by the College of Social Work in partnership this year with the College of Arts and Sciences, the lecture is named for Lexington social worker and social justice advocate Irma Sarett Rosenstein.

Kentucky Agricultural Economy Improves

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:45
Agricultural economists from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment are projecting 2017 farm cash receipts to be $5.6 billion, which is a 3.5 percent increase from 2016.

Honoring the Wildcats Who Broke Color Barrier in SEC College Football

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:00
University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto reflects on the significance of UK's and the Southeastern Conference's first African-American football players -- Wilbur Hackett, Houston Hogg, Nate Northington, and Greg Page. In the 50th anniversary year of integrating SEC football, the four trailblazers will be recognized this weekend at the SEC Championship football game in Atlanta.

High School Football Comes to Kroger Field Dec. 1-3, Impacts Parking

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:00
UK Transportation Services has provided information on parking options available during the high school football weekend at Kroger Field.

Virtual Tour Allows Experience of UK's Campus Transformation From Anywhere

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 08:30
Prospective students anywhere who want to get a feel for campus before actually traveling to Lexington can take a virtual tour. The new immersive 3-D tour is accessible from UK's website home page and provides outdoor and indoor tours of many of the university buildings, especially residence halls and buildings housing classes.

Turkey Time and Family Fun: International Student Shares Thanksgiving Experiences

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:00
UK freshman Haruna Yamagata looks forward to Thanksgiving in the United States.

'UK at the Half' Chats About Stats

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:30
"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.

Women’s Basketball Game to Impact Campus Nov. 22

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:00
The UK women's basketball team will host Morehead State University 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22. As a result, employees who park in the South Limestone Garage, the Coliseum Lot and other north campus areas may experience an increase in visitor parking and should plan ahead.

High School Football Comes to Kroger Field Dec. 1-3, Impacts Parking

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:00
UK Transportation Services has provided information on parking options available during the high school football weekend at Kroger Field.

Thanksgiving Break Transportation and Parking Changes

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:00
Transportation Services will implement several transportation and parking changes beginning Tuesday, Nov. 21, due to decreased demand over the Thanksgiving holiday.

UK Calls on Alumni, Parents, Big Blue Nation to Show That ‘Possibilities are Priceless’ on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 28

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:00
For the third consecutive year, UK is joining universities and nonprofit organizations around the world participating in the international #GivingTuesday campaign.

Nominate the Advisor Who Changed Your Life

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:00
Take a moment to nominate an advisor who has impacted your time at UK.

Central Kentucky’s Most Famous Cold Case

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 09:00
On Oct. 26, 1961, the lifeless body of 19-year-old student Betty Gail Brown was discovered on Transylvania University’s campus. A new University Press of Kentucky book, “Who Killed Betty Gail Brown? Murder, Mistrial, and Mystery” by Robert G. Lawson, UK emeritus professor of law, is the first book to examine Brown’s murder, investigation and trial.

UK’s Office of China Initiatives Hits its Stride

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 09:00
UK Office of China Initiatives was established to provide leadership in identifying, cultivating, building and sustaining UK partnerships with Chinese institutions.