Campus News

'Behind the Blue': Public Health Leader Helps Kentuckians Find Help Now

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 09:00
On this week's episode of "Behind the Blue" hear about the development of "Find Help Now KY" from Terry Bunn, an associate professor in the University of Kentucky College of Public Health and director of the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center.

Sustainability Grant Winners Implement Positive Changes on Campus

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 09:00
Seven interdisciplinary teams of UK students, faculty and staff from across campus will begin work on sustainability projects next semester after being selected to receive Sustainability Challenge Grants totaling $200,000.

Kentucky Science Olympiad State Office Has New Residence at UK

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 09:00
The Kentucky Science Olympiad State Office will now operate out of UK with dual-direction from the College of Engineering and the College of Arts and Sciences. 

Watch Live: UK December 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 08:00
The UK December Commencement Ceremonies will begin 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. today, in Rupp Arena. Watch live as more than 1,200 graduates walk across the stage and become UK alumni.

Parking, Transportation Changes Over Winter Break

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 09:00
During winter break, bus services will run on a modified schedule and some parking areas will be off control.

VIDEO: Meet the Man Behind UK's New Home for LGBTQ* Community.

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 08:00
Discover why UK alumnus Jim Dinkle is determined to provide a more inclusive future for the place he considers "home."

$10 Million UK LEADS Gift Will Increase Access in Henderson, Nelson Counties

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:00
Philanthropist Mira Ball has donated $10 million to the UK LEADS scholarship program to benefit students from the Henderson and Nelson County areas.

Why Campus Modernization Matters: Building a Campus, Building a Commonwealth

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 15:00
Nearly $2.3 billion has been spent or authorized over the last seven years to transform UK's campus, and another $500 million is needed over the next five years to continue modernization efforts.

Old Tree at UK Finds New Life in a New Form

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 09:00
Some folks around UK are showing that "you can teach an old tree new tricks."

Downtown Parking, Traffic and Entry Update for UK Commencement

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 09:00
The UK Commencement Committee encourages graduates and their families to allow plenty of extra time in case of heavy traffic and arrive at Rupp Arena at least one hour prior to the start of the ceremony. 

Tis the Season to Start Saving — 9 Steps to Saving Money During the Holidays

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:00
Andrew Espelage, coordinator of the University of Kentucky Student Financial Wellness Center, has nine tips for saving money during the holidays.

UK to Light Up Blue for Commencement

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:00
From Monday, Dec. 9 through Saturday, Dec. 15, various buildings around campus will be lit with blue lights to celebrate the fall class of 2018.

Mayor Announces METRO C.A.T.S. Program at Charles Young Center

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:00
UK students are involved in the new METRO C.A.T.S. program announced by Lexington Mayor Jim Gray last week.. They will teach middle school students about digital literacy and, eventually, computer programming.

Give Yourself the Gift of Safety During the Holidays

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:00
The UK Police Department shares safety tips for the holiday season.

UK Oral Historian Doug Boyd Receives Fulbright to do Research in Australia

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:00
Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to fund research in Australia as part of a project to expand the operability of the Oral History Metadata Synchronizer technology developed at UK.

UK Alumna Creates Dream Spaces Across the Country

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 08:00
UK alumna Liz Toombs went from her undergraduate years to decorating across the country, as well as across campus.

Winter Break Perks From UK Transportation Services

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:00
Headed home for the holidays and need to leave your wheels on campus? UK Transportation Services is offering free, covered storage for both cars and bicycles on a first-come, first-served basis.

UK’s Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Welcomes 63 New Inductees

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:00
The honor society Phi Kappa Phi recently initiated its latest class of new members from UK.

How UK Alum’s Desire to 'Swing Big' Led 'Top Chef' to Kentucky

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 08:00
Why not Kentucky? That’s the mindset Kentucky Commissioner of Tourism Kristen Branscum has when it comes to her beloved state. Watch how that attitude helped bring "Top Chef" to the Bluegrass.

Bah, Humbug? Psychology Expert on How to Cope With Holiday Stress

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 09:00
'Tis the season to be merry and bright! But you may be feeling less than joyful during the "most wonderful time of the year." Do you experience stress, anxiety or even depression from November to January? If so, you're not alone.The good news? Martel has a few tips and tricks to help you beat the bah, humbug.