Campus News

UK Alumni and Friends Invited to #SeeBlueGiveBlue on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 29

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 09:00
This year’s #SeeBlueGiveBlue campaign will be made even easier for those wishing to make their gift online through the university’s recently launched peer-to-peer fundraising platform through Network for Good.

Special UK License Tag on Sale Dec. 1

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 09:00
UK specialty license tags go on sale soon in Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina and Georgia. Tags purchased in Kentucky support the UK scholarship fund.

Rubicon Global Founder Nate Morris Named Gatton College Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 08:30
Morris will offer guest lectures at the college, serve as a mentor for the UK Venture Studio and for UK teams in business plan competitions, and spend several days per year at the college engaging with students, faculty and community members.

Rubicon Global Founder Nate Morris Named Gatton College Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 08:30
Morris will offer guest lectures at the college, serve as a mentor for the UK Venture Studio and for UK teams in business plan competitions, and spend several days per year at the college engaging with students, faculty and community members.

Moving Forward Together: Transparency and Accountability

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 09:00
The University of Kentucky is striving to meet objectives and measures relating to underrepresented minority students, faculty and staff. These objectives and measures are outlined in the 2015-2020 strategic plan.

Moving Forward Together: Transparency and Accountability

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 09:00
The University of Kentucky is striving to meet objectives and measures relating to underrepresented minority students, faculty and staff. These objectives and measures are outlined in the 2015-2020 strategic plan.

Volunteer Now to Assist With WUKY Winter Fund Drive

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
WUKY seeks organizations or individuals to help answer phones and take pledges Dec. 5-9.

Thanksgiving Break Parking and Shuttle Changes

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
Due to decreased demand over the Thanksgiving holiday, Parking and Transportation Services will have several changes in operations beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Free Women's Basketball Tickets Available to UK Faculty, Staff

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
UK Athletics is energized for the 2016-17 women’s basketball season and is encouraging UK faculty and staff to join them for games in Memorial Coliseum. UK employees may show their UK employee ID at the door throughout the regular season for free admission.

Volunteer Now to Assist With WUKY Winter Fund Drive

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
WUKY seeks organizations or individuals to help answer phones and take pledges Dec. 5-9.

Thanksgiving Break Parking and Shuttle Changes

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
Due to decreased demand over the Thanksgiving holiday, Parking and Transportation Services will have several changes in operations beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Free Women's Basketball Tickets Available to UK Faculty, Staff

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 09:00
UK Athletics is energized for the 2016-17 women’s basketball season and is encouraging UK faculty and staff to join them for games in Memorial Coliseum. UK employees may show their UK employee ID at the door throughout the regular season for free admission.

Free Women's Basketball Tickets Available to UK Faculty, Staff

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 15:02
Campus NewsBy Carl Nathe Tuesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 22, 2016) University of Kentucky Athletics is energized for the 2016-17 women’s basketball season and is encouraging UK faculty and staff to join them for games in Memorial Coliseum. UK employees may show their UK employee ID at the door throughout the regular season (based upon availability) for free admission for themselves and one guest.

Upcoming UK women’s basketball home games at Memorial Coliseum include:

  • Morehead State University, 7 p.m., Nov. 23
  • Samford University, 2 p.m., Nov. 27
  • University of Oklahoma, 7 p.m., Dec. 1
  • Middle Tennessee State University, 7 p.m., Dec. 9

Kentucky women’s basketball is also encouraging fans to join the Wildcats in Rupp Arena as they look to PACK THE HOUSE v. Arizona State University 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11. For this event, UK faculty and staff may show their UK employee ID at the Joe Craft Center ticket office in advance of the event (9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday) to pick up four complimentary tickets.

Those who are unable to pick up tickets in advance may present their UK employee ID at the High Street entrance of Rupp Arena to gain free admission for themselves and one guest, based on availability, in the general admission areas. Additional tickets to the game are still available for purchase through Ticketmaster.com. *This special ticket offer is exclusively available in-person and will be valid until 4 p.m. ET Friday, Dec. 9, or while supplies last.

UK faculty and staff can get free tickets to upcoming UK women's basketball games with their ID, including the Dec. 11 game with Arizona State at Rupp Arena.

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: uky.edu/uk4ky. #uk4ky #seeblue

Contact Carl Nathe
carl.nathe@uky.edu
859-257-3200 Summary: UK Athletics is energized for the 2016-17 women’s basketball season and is encouraging UK faculty and staff to join them for games in Memorial Coliseum. UK employees may show their UK employee ID at the door throughout the regular season for free admission.Section Feature: Section Feature

VIP Center to Host Green Dot Training for Faculty and Staff

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:30
The Violence Intervention and Prevention Center will host Green Dot Bystander Intervention training for faculty and staff Thursday, Dec. 15.

VIP Center to Host Green Dot Training for Faculty and Staff

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:30
The Violence Intervention and Prevention Center will host Green Dot Bystander Intervention training for faculty and staff Thursday, Dec. 15.

Thanksgiving Break Parking and Shuttle Changes

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:26
Campus NewsBy Chrissie Balding Tune Tuesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 22, 2016) Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23, Parking and Transportation Services’ (PTS) operations will have several changes due to the decreased demand over the Thanksgiving holiday.

On Wednesday, Nov. 23, the Blue and White Routes (Lextran 14) and the Green Route Connector (Lextran 26) will only operate from 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Orange Route (UK HealthCare) and Pink Route (Kentucky Clinic Shuttle) will operate as normal. The Yellow Night Route will not be in service on Nov. 23.

No campus buses will run Thursday, Nov. 24, through Saturday, Nov. 26.

Campus parking lots will not be controlled for parking permits on Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25.

On Sunday, Nov. 27, the On-Demand Night Bus will operate during its normal service hours of 7 p.m. to midnight. Call 859-221-7433 to schedule a ride.

All other campus bus service will resume a normal schedule on Monday, Nov. 28. For route and schedule details, visit www.uky.edu/pts/buses-and-shuttles_campus-shuttles.

As a reminder, all campus routes — as well as the Red Mile (Lextran 15) service frequently used by the campus community — are viewable real-time on TransLoc Rider, UK’s GPS-based bus locating system. TransLoc Rider can be accessed at http://uky.transloc.com and via the free Transloc Rider Android and iPhone apps. 

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: uky.edu/uk4ky. #uk4ky #seeblue

Contact Blair Hoover
blair.hoover@uky.edu
859-257-6398 Summary: Due to decreased demand over the Thanksgiving holiday, Parking and Transportation Services will have several changes in operations beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23.

UK Dentistry Alumnus Craig Adams Gives Back to Alma Mater

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:00
Adams attended UK College of Dentistry on a scholarship, and now he is funding a scholarship there to help future generations of dentists.

UK Dentistry Alumnus Craig Adams Gives Back to Alma Mater

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 09:00
Adams attended UK College of Dentistry on a scholarship, and now he is funding a scholarship there to help future generations of dentists.

Kentucky Wins Big Blue Crush Blood Battle Over Tennessee

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 17:15
Kentucky outpaced Tennessee blood donations 2,471 to 2,135 to win the seventh Big Blue Crush competition in a row.

Kentucky Wins Big Blue Crush Blood Battle Over Tennessee

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 17:15
Kentucky outpaced Tennessee blood donations 2,471 to 2,135 to win the seventh Big Blue Crush competition in a row.

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