Campus News

Officer Andy Eilertson and Officer Holly Williams are UK Police Department's First LGBTQ* Liaisons

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:00
Safety and security are at the forefront of the mission of the University of Kentucky Police Department, but so is building trust among its community members. Furthering UK’s commitment to create a community of belonging for everyone on campus, UK Police Chief Joe Monroe has created a liaison position dedicated to fostering relationships within the LGBTQ* community.

UK Adds Primary Care Options for Insured Employees and Family Members

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 08:00
UK employees and their family members now have more ways to access primary care — a new clinic dedicated to those on a UK insurance plan and “virtual” visits with providers.

UK College of Design Expands Into Louisville With New Architecture Studio

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:15
In partnership with the City of Louisville and Portland Investment Initiative, the UK College of Design will host its first satellite studio in the West Louisville neighborhood of Portland beginning with the fall 2017 semester.

Gatton Prof Finds Financial Fraud Can be Contagious

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:00
A Gatton College faculty member's research into financial fraud is drawing plenty of attention.

New UK Deans, EVPHA Receive Board Approval

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 18:30
The UK Board of Trustees held its board and committee meetings this month at Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights and at the St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center in Erlanger, Kentucky.

James Graham Brown Foundation Awards Large Gift for UK LEADS

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 18:30
The $1 million gift is in support of the University of Kentucky's Leveraging Economic Affordability for Developing Success initiative.

HES Hall of Fame Adding Three New Members Today

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 08:00
UK's School of Human Environmental Sciences welcomes three new members to its Hall of Fame this afternoon.

Faculty, Students Asked to Choose Outstanding Staff Person

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 08:00
UK elects its best staff members.

Behind the Blue: Exploring UK’s International Role With Sue Roberts

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 08:00
On this week’s episode of "Behind the Blue," Roberts joins us to discuss "human" geography, helping the university on a global stage through her transition to the UK International Center, and the wealth of global learning opportunities UK provides both internationally and here at home.

LGBTQ* Resources, Work-Life Employee Picnic Rescheduled

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 08:00
Due to inclement weather, the LGBTQ* Family and Friends Employee Picnic previously scheduled for Sept. 14 has been rescheduled for Thursday, Sept. 21.

UK Textile Testing Lab Celebrates 30 Years of Service to Industry

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 08:00
Three decades of continuous service to the textile industry means that one laboratory at UK has a lot to celebrate.

How do You Dispose of Old, Worn US Flags? Learn From a UK ROTC Ceremony Thursday

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 08:00
UK Air Force ROTC will conduct a proper American flag retirement ceremony in front of the Main Building.

Register for Lexington's City Par 3 Golf Championship

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 08:30
Golfers must register by Friday, Sept. 15. There are still sponsorship opportunities available, including the Leaderboard, the Wildcat and the Hole-in-One sponsorship.

UKPD to Help You Play it Safe at Campus Safety Fair

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 08:00
In recognition of National Preparedness Month and Campus Safety Awareness Month, the UK Police Department and its Division of Crisis Management and Preparedness will participate in a Campus Safety Fair Wednesday, Sept. 13.

Vehicle Relocation Required on Home Football Game Days

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 12:15
Tomorrow is the first home game of 2017-18 football season and UK Transportation Services is reminding the UK community of parking policies on home game days.

Behind the Blue: Discussing Confederate Memorials With Amy Murrell Taylor

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 08:00
"Behind the Blue" talks with historian Amy Murrell Taylor about the controversy surrounding Confederate monuments in public spaces.

UK’s No P On My Lawn Raises Awareness of Excess Fertilizer

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 08:00
Maintaining a beautiful lawn in an environmentally friendly way is the goal of a new UK Cooperative Extension program.

UK Law 'Raising the Bar' With $56 Million Building Project

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:00
The project will significantly update and enhance a building originally constructed in 1965, providing students, staff and faculty with a new, state-of-the-art facility for learning, teaching and research.

Lt. Gov. Hampton Kicks Off 2018 Entrepreneurship Challenge

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 08:00
Entrepreneurial high school students across the Commonwealth will participate in a pitch competition during this academic year, and UK is again serving as one of the host sites.

10 Proposals Receive Inclusive Excellence Grants from the Office for Institutional Diversity

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 08:00
The Office for Institutional Diversity recently awarded 10 Inclusive Excellence Program grants to various offices, departments and units across campus. The grants are used to foster collaboration and partnerships among groups, centers, programs and registered student organizations.