Campus News

Winter Bike to Campus Day Celebrates Cyclists

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 09:00
For many students, faculty and staff, cold weather doesn't mean the end of getting to, from and around campus on two wheels. Wednesday, Feb. 8, PTS will celebrate the first Winter Bike to Campus Day on the Funkhouser Lawn.

Behind the Blue: Terry Birdwhistell

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
On this episode of "Behind the Blue," we hear from Dean of UK Libraries Terry Birdwhistell, the univeristy's popular longtime historian.

Talking Healthy Relationships on WUKY's 'UK Perspectives'

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 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.

Historian Gerald Smith Shares Favorite Tales From 'The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia'

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
Black History Month means many things to many people. For UK historian Gerald L. Smith it means, in part, sharing the stories of African Americans who helped make Kentucky great.

UK Hosting 7th Annual Supply Chain Forum on Feb. 23

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
UK's Gatton College is hosting the seventh annual Supply Chain Forum on Feb. 23.

UK Women & Philanthropy Network Awards $251,000 to Seven UK Academic Initiatives

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
Awards were made to programs in the College of Nursing, Gatton College of Business and Economics, College of Engineering, Science Outreach Center, Interprofessional Healthcare Residential College, and Undergraduate Education.

UK Libraries Partners With Umbra Search on Newly Launched Search Tool for African-American History

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00
UK Libraries has partnered with Umbra Search African American History — a program that makes African-American culture and history more broadly available through a freely available search tool, strategic digitization, and public events and workshops.

Chief Justice of the United States Visits UK

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 17:30
UK College of Law students as well as judges, lawyers and clerks from across Kentucky were provided an extraordinary opportunity today as the Hon. John G. Roberts Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, visited the UK campus.

College of Communication and Information Celebrates Service Learning with TOPSoccer

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 09:00
UK College of Communication and Information honors organizations that partner with the college's service learning course.

Engineering Lab Renovated to Accommodate Increased Enrollments

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 09:00
Over the past year, the laboratory underwent a full renovation. The overall size of the lab increased by 30 percent, and a number of new experimental modules were added.

Information Technology Changes Name, Designates Leadership Team

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 09:00
UK Analytics and Technologies has been renamed Information Technology Services to reflect the broad range of information technology services provided to the UK community.

UK Venture Studio to Host 'Hands-on' Prototyping Workshop Feb. 13

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 09:00
An exciting opportunity to learn more about the possibilities of 3-D prototyping is coming up at the UK Venture Studio on Feb. 13.

Leadership Council Co-chairs Announced for UK Women & Philanthropy Network

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 09:00
The University of Kentucky Women & Philanthropy Network is an organization committed to bringing together women who share the ambition of building a better UK through philanthropy.

UK is Open and Operating on a Normal Schedule Today

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 10:45
UK is open and operating on a regular schedule today.

From Basketball to Opera, Boone Center Caters to UK

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 09:00
The Hilary J. Boone Center at the University of Kentucky has created a new website with a new URL featuring everything the university club offers.

Social Theory Journal disClosure Adopts Open Access Copyright Policy

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 09:00
This year’s disClosure editors-in-chief have decided to adopt a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial license and commit to open access principles. This move will encourage disClosure’s substantial global readership to widely distribute and reuse disClosure content in new and innovative ways.

'Farm to You' to Connect Farmers With Customers

Fri, 01/27/2017 - 09:00
UK, together with Lexington's Office of Economic Development, is hosting an event on Feb. 2 where consumers can learn more about Community Supported Agriculture.

Behind the Blue: UK's Carol Taylor-Shim Discusses Bias

Fri, 01/27/2017 - 09:00
Carol Taylor-Shim joins this episode of "Behind the Blue" to discuss bias and its impact on our lives.

StoryCorps' Return to Lexington is Topic of WUKY's 'UK Perspectives'

Fri, 01/27/2017 - 08:30
"UK Perspectives" airs at 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. today on WUKY 91.3, UK's NPR station.

PTS Offers Cold Weather Cycling Tips

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 09:00
Cold weather doesn’t have to mean an end to getting around on two wheels. If you need a little extra motivation, Parking and Transportation Services has some useful tips for navigating the colder months on your bike.