Campus News

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.

UK Police Support Special Olympics With 'Cop on a Rooftop' Friday

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 08:00
The UK Police Department is raising money for Kentucky Special Olympics with a fun event on Friday (May 19) in Lexington.

Participate in Big Blue Bike-to-Lunch Rides on May 19

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:00
To celebrate National Bike to Work Day, UK Transportation Services and the UK Bicycle Advisory Committee invite students and employees to a group lunchtime ride at noon Friday, May 19.

UK Entomologist Identifies New Wasps; Names Two for Students

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:00
Imagine being a University of Kentucky student and having a wasp named in your honor. Well, it just happened — twice.

Join us to Celebrate the Homecoming of UK Honor Flight Veterans

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:00
This Armed Forces Day, join the University of Kentucky on the evening of Saturday, May 20, in welcoming home our veterans returning from the UK Honor Flight.

'Three Cheers' for UK Cheerleading on May 16

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:00
With 22 national championships to its credit, the University of Kentucky cheerleading program is being honored with a reception and program at 6 p.m. May 16.

Commerce Lexington Partners with UK on Exec MBA Scholarship

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:00
Commerce Lexington and UK's Gatton College are teaming up to provide a scholarship opportunity in the UK-UofL Executive MBA program.

UK Athletics Reaches 3.0 GPA for 10th Straight Semester

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 08:00
Another strong semester in the classroom for University of Kentucky student-athletes.

UK Shines Again in NCAA Academic Progress Rates (APR)

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
Student-athletes on the various University of Kentucky Wildcat teams continue to perform well when it comes to a key NCAA academic ranking.

North Campus Parking Impact Slated for May 12

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
On Friday, UK will host high school sophomores and juniors and their families for May Day open house. Those who park in the South Limestone Garage should expect an increase in visitors parking in the facility.

Warren County Extension Steps Up to the Plate for Ag Awareness

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 08:00
Students in Warren County recently got the opportunity to enjoy a baseball game while learning about agriculture.

Shoulder to Shoulder Global Celebrates its 10th Anniversary in Ecuador

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
A brigade of students and professional staff with the University of Kentucky’s Shoulder to Shoulder Global and the Hombro a Hombro Foundation are on their way to Santa Domingo as they celebrate 10 years of commitment to the Santo Domingo de los Tsacvhilas community in Ecuador.

Woodland Avenue Lot Now Employee Parking

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
Effective immediately, the Woodland Avenue Lot, previously an on-campus residential parking lot, is now an employee parking lot.

UK Playing Role in Hosting U.S. Hemp Conference in Lexington

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky is playing a leading role in a national hemp conference to be held in Lexington this September.

National Public Health Leader to Receive Kentucky’s Medallion for Intellectual Achievement

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 07:30
The 2017 UK Libraries Medallion for Intellectual Achievement will be presented to national public health leader and scholar, Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield. The UK Libraries Medallion for Intellectual Achievement is one of the university's most prestigious awards. It was created in 1990 to recognize high intellectual achievement by a Kentuckian who has made a contribution of lasting value to the Commonwealth.

UK Event for Entrepreneurs on May 25; Gatton FinTechs Successful

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 08:00
Exciting things continue to happen on UK's entrepreneurial front.

UK Dining Announces Summer Hours of Operation

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 08:00
University of Kentucky Dining has announced its hours of operation for Monday, May 8, through Wednesday, June 7.

Ceremony Today to Rename College of Pharmacy Building for UK’s 11th President

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 07:30
The Biological-Pharmaceutical Building is being renamed for Lee T. Todd Jr., who served as UK's president from 2001 to 2011. During Todd's tenure, he secured funding for the building, which became the largest academic building in the state when it opened in 2010.

Kentucky Celebrates Small Business

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 08:00
The impact that small businesses have on the state's economy was acknowledged at ceremonies in Frankfort recently.