Campus News

UK Planning Limited Sales of Wines it Produces

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 08:00
UK provides research and education for the state's grape and wine industries, which includes making wine as part of the research process.

Nominations Open for 2017 James Madison Award

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 08:00
The Scripps Howard First Amendment Center is looking for a Kentuckian who is a champion of the First Amendment. The deadline for nominations is Sept. 1.

UK Alumni Association Announces Service Award Winners

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 08:00
The University of Kentucky Alumni Association Distinguished Service Awards and Joseph T. Burch Young Alumni Award are presented annually to honor and recognize those who have provided extraordinary service to the university and the association.

UK to Host Corn, Soybean and Tobacco Field Day at Princeton July 27

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:00
The UK Research and Education Farm in Princeton will host the event that includes tours and presentations.

UK Extension: Garden Gives Hope to Homeless Youth

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:00
There is something about "working with the soil" which can raise the spirits of people who otherwise may not have much hope.

UK Athletics Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:00
Six more legends of University of Kentucky sports will be inducted into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame this September.

UK School of HES Lends a Helping Hand in Ghana Outreach Program

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 08:00
A partnership between tje UK School of Human Environmental Sciences and the Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association is making a positive difference in Ghana.

CBER Partnering With State to Provide Clearer Labor Market Analysis

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 08:00
UK's Center for Business and Economic Research is partnering with the state to help refine economic analysis of Kentucky's workforce and labor market.

UK Forestry Extension Short Courses on Woodlands Management Upcoming

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 08:00
Owners of woodlands across Kentucky can learn how to best manage their forest lands in the coming weeks thanks to UK Cooperative Extension.

Excitement Builds for New UK Online Master’s Program in Retailing and Tourism Management

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 07:30
UK's Department of Retailing and Tourism Management begins its online master's degree this fall.

6 UK Students Recognized by Fulbright Program

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 08:00
UK's Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that four UK graduates have been offered Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships and three have accepted the award. In addition, two other UK students were selected as alternates for the program.

College of Pharmacy Hosting Symposium on Drug Discovery and Development

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 08:00
The UK College of Pharmacy will host its eighth annual Symposium on Drug Discovery and Development on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. This year’s symposium will feature recent advances in the design of antibody-drug conjugates for treating cancer and other diseases, as well as advances in our understanding how nature generates compounds that have been exploited in medicine, agriculture, and biotechnology.

Notice of New and Revised University Regulations

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 08:00
A listing of new and revised Governing and Administrative Regulations has been announced by UK General Counsel William Thro.

Volunteers Needed for Big Blue Move

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 08:00
On Saturday, Aug. 12, students will begin moving into their on-campus residence halls. The university is asking for move-in volunteers to help give students and families a warm welcome.

Louisville UK Alumni Club Hosts Wildcat Kickoff With UK Coaches

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 08:00
UK football coaching staff — Mark Stoops, Matt House and Eddie Gran — visit the Greater Louisville UK Alumni Club on July 21.

UK's Memorial Hall Art Committee Announces Call for New Commission

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 08:00
Through Sept. 1, 2017, the Memorial Hall Art Committee and the UK Office of the President will solicit submissions from Kentucky-based artists with ties to the Commonwealth to create artworks to be installed in the vestibule of Memorial Hall. In commissioning this new art, the committee seeks to re-imagine the challenge taken up by artist Ann Rice O'Hanlon in 1934: to depict Kentucky's evolution from a frontier state to a modern Commonwealth. Contemporary artists are invited to interpret the complex realities of Kentucky and the United States today. 

Kentucky 4-H to Host Solar Eclipse Camp for Historic Event

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:00
Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is being presented by West Kentucky 4-H Camp next month.

First Lewis Honors Dean Named

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 16:15
UK Provost Tim Tracy has announced that Christian Brady, who led the Honors College at Penn State for 10 years, will become the first permanent dean of UK's Lewis Honors College.

UK, Transy Bring Students to Lexington From Around the Nation for Annual Congress on Compromise

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 08:00
UK's Martin School partnered with Transylvania University recently to bring students from around the nation to Lexington to learn about working together to reach solutions to problems.

UK Extension Garden Connects People to Nutritious Food

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 08:00
UK Extension is showing folks how to use low-cost methods to improve their health through gardening.