Campus News

UK to Host STEM Conference for Middle School Girls April 29

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:00
A team from the University of Kentucky has received a grant from Kentucky NSF EPSCoR for Education and Outreach Activities to fund a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) conference for middle school girls at UK this spring. UK undergraduate and graduate students are currently being recruited to assist with this conference. 

UK Open and Operating on a Regular Schedule Jan. 6, 2017

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:45
UK open and operating on a regular schedule today.

Social Work Professor Elected to Chair Kentucky’s Juvenile Justice Advisory Board

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:00
Justin "Jay" Miller, assistant professor in the UK College of Social Work, is most known for his tireless work advocating for children in foster care. He has been elected to chair Kentucky's Juvenile Justice Advisory Board.

Parking and Transportation Services Will Offer Saturday Hours Jan. 7,14

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:00
Parking and Transportation Services will offer special Saturday hours Jan. 7 and 14 to accommodate students as they return to campus for the spring semester.

Wildcat Wheels Spring Semester Bike Lottery Now Open

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:00
The Wildcat Wheels bicycle lottery is now open through Wednesday, Jan. 11.

Nominations Being Accepted for Sarah Bennett Holmes Award

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:00
Created by the UK Women’s Forum, the Sarah Bennett Holmes Award has been among the most esteemed recognitions bestowed at UK for contributions to issues that affect women at UK and across the Commonwealth.

VIDEO: Get to Know UK Police Chief Joe Monroe

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 08:30
In this “5 Questions with …” series for UKNow, we sit down with UK Police Chief Joe Monroe to talk about everything from students to safety to smoking meat. Watch the video below to discover how Chief Monroe unwinds and the impact he hopes to make on this campus.

2015-2016 year of milestones, challenges for UK

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 09:00
Discover why 2016 was a year of milestones for the University of Kentucky in the areas of athletics, academics and research.

Learn About Child Development Center of the Bluegrass on WUKY's 'UK Perspectives'

Fri, 12/23/2016 - 09:00
"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:45 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. each Friday on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

UK Alumni Association Hosts TaxSlayer Bowl Events

Fri, 12/23/2016 - 09:00
The Big Blue Welcome Reception and Game Watch Party, scheduled Dec. 29, is free and open to all UK fans. Tickets are available for a Pregame Breakfast Tailgate Party with Pep Rally on game day.

Behind the Blue With Hannah Pittard

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 09:00
In this "Behind the Blue" podcast, we sit down with UK Assistant Professor of English Hannah Pittard.

Retailing and Tourism Management to Offer Online Master's Program

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 09:00
The UK Department of Retailing and Tourism Management will offer an online master's degree program beginning in the fall of 2017.

Physical Plant Department to Replace Electrical Duct Bank During Holiday Break

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 09:00
The UK Physical Plant Department will be replacing a main electrical service duct bank from the Gatton Business and Economics building to the ASTeCC building during the holiday break.

KSBDC Recognizes Outstanding Staff

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 09:00
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center, part of the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, recently honored outstanding staff members.

Women’s Basketball Game to Impact Campus Dec. 21

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 09:00
The Linden Walk Lot will be unavailable for employee parking Wednesday, Dec. 21.

KGS Receives Large Gift of Fluorite Exploration Cores

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 09:00
The Kentucky Geological Survey at UK has received a donation of 55,000 feet of drilled cores and associated exploration records, taken along the Tabb Fault System in Kentucky's Crittenden and Caldwell counties.

UK Continues Progress on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 12:00
The commitment marks the continuation of more than decade of work and leadership by students.

UK Dining Adjusts Operating Hours During Winter Break

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 09:00
During the Winter Break, UK Dining locations will have modified hours of operation.

UK Senior Corrine Elliott Named Astronaut Scholar

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 09:00
The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) has selected UK senior Corrine Faye Elliott, of Lexington, as one of this year's 40 recipients of the prestigious $10,000 scholarship. The ASF Scholarship is presented annually to outstanding college students majoring in science, technology, engineering or math.

Singletary Center Lot Unavailable Dec. 19

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 09:00
The Singletary Center for the Arts E lot will be unavailable for general parking on Monday, Dec. 19.