Campus News

UK Establishes Twitter Account for Off-campus Safety Notices

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 07:30
UK Police now offers a new Twitter account for off-campus safety information in densely populated student residential areas of Lexington.

Precision Dairy Farming Conference Coming to Kentucky

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 08:00
UK is teaming up with another major institution to host this year's Conference on Precision Dairy Farming in Lexington.

Second Candidate for Dean, Lewis Honors College Attends Public Forum

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 08:00
The second candidate for dean of the Lewis Honors College, Malin Pereira, will attend an open forum on Thursday, April 6 from 2:30-3:30, in the UK Athletics Association Auditorium in the William T. Young Library.  

UK’s Center for Academic and Tutorial Services Expands to South Campus

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 08:00
Thanks to a partnership involving UK Athletics, Maker's Mark and Keeneland, the Center for Academic and Tutorial Services (CATS) is expanding to south campus.

VIDEO: UK Alumna Hannah Ellis Building on Success in Nashville

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 07:30
Since UK alumna Hannah Ellis arrived in Nashville to chase her dreams of writing and recording country music, a lot has changed. Her song, "You Were Never Gone," was featured on the hit MTV show "Teen Wolf," and she has been hard at work on her debut EP (extended-play recording). But one thing hasn't changed — her love for her alma mater. Click here to learn why her UK degree is helping Ellis build her career.

'Bleed Blue' Blood Drive on Campus This Week

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 23:00
Kentucky Blood Center is holding a blood drive on UK's campus this week; various donation sites are available.

UK Ag Equine Programs Receives $6.8 Million Gift From Alumnus

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 08:00
UK Ag Equine Programs will benefit for years to come from a gift from alumnus John Pirri Jr.

UK Program Helps Develop Civic-minded Young Citizens

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 08:00
Young people from divergent areas of Kentucky came together in Frankfort recently to get a firsthand look at state government.

Register Early for Teen Forest Leadership Program

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky is helping to facilitate an outstanding opportunity for teenagers who want to learn more about forestry.

Blue-Ribbon Committee for Graduate Education Envisions Future of Graduate Student Experience

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
In conjunction with objective two of the UK Strategic Plan, which focuses on graduate education, the Office of the Provost charged a Blue-Ribbon Committee for Graduate Education with envisioning the future of the graduate student experience and developing a rigorous intellectual vision for graduate education.

Spring Weather Can Be Unpredictable, Reduce Injury and Plan Ahead

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
Safety of the UK community is a top priority. The UK Police Department Division of Crisis Management and Preparedness and UK Human Resources want students, faculty, staff and visitors to be weather aware.

First Candidate for Dean, Lewis Honors College Attends Public Forum

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
Paul Harris, who currently serves as the associate director and professor in the Honors College at Auburn University, will attend an open forum on Tuesday, April 4 from 2:30-3:30, in the UK Athletics Association Auditorium in the William T. Young Library.  

Fund Your Student Program With Office for Institutional Diversity Inclusive Excellence Grant

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
The Office for Institutional Diversity is offering Inclusive Excellence Student Program grants. The office is now accepting proposals for the third round of grant funding.

Trinity University VP Deneese Jones to Speak at UK

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:00
Former UK faculty member and administrator Deneese Jones returns to campus to discuss race and gender in higher education administration in a presentation hosted by the UK Women's Executive Leadership Development program.

Lorna Patches Directs Executive MBA, Executive Education Programs at Gatton

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 07:30
UK's Lorna Patches enjoys helping others reach their professional aspirations through executive programs in the Gatton College.

Spring Service Project Aims to Help Furry Friends

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 08:00
The UK Horticulture Department is looking out for pets with a spring service project.

Lewis Honors College Dean Candidates Visit Campus, Participate in Forums

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 08:00
Throughout the month of April, four candidates for the position of dean of the UK Lewis Honors College will visit campus, participate in open forums and meet with constituent groups in the UK community.

Sullivan Award Nominations Accepted Until April 7

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 08:00
The award will go to an outstanding graduating woman, an outstanding graduating man and a distinguished community member for their inspirational humanitarian achievements,

Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame to Induct Nine New Members

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 08:00
The nine honorees will be inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame at a ceremony on Friday, April 28.

Parking and Transportation Services is Now Transportation Services

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 08:00
University of Kentucky Parking and Transportation Services is changing its name to Transportation Services to better represent the overall efforts and goals to facilitate access to campus through an array of transportation options and commuting alternatives.