Alumni News

CHS Alumna Works Special Olympics World Games in Germany

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

For Katie Lucas, it’s easy to say the past summer was truly special.

September 26, 2023

The Way Podcast: Episode 8 — The Power of Telehealth During COVID

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

In the early winter of 2020, a strange new virus was making its way across the globe, infecting thousands and killing many.

September 25, 2023

Students Thankful for HRSA Scholarships

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

It’s safe to say — because they’ve said it themselves — that Elise Craig and Jonne’ Brown would not have been able to attend graduate school without the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS).

September 13, 2023

Students Ready for PA Residency Celebration

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Ever since she was a little girl, Onieta Stewart wanted to work in medicine.

September 7, 2023

DPT Students Ready for Graduation Ceremony on Aug. 26

‘I can’t wait to start treating my own patients’

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Going back to school was not really part of the plan for Ben Kendrick.

August 24, 2023

PA Student One of Four Winners of Susan Lindahl Memorial Scholarship

5 Questions with … Lucy Bowers

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Lucy Bowers didn’t always want to be a Physician Assistant.

First, she wanted to be a teacher, like her mother, and then maybe an orthopedic surgeon, like the one who helped nurse her back to health after a slew of sports injuries.

August 24, 2023

PAthways Conference helps prepare healthcare workers to tackle Substance Use Disorder

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director There is one thing Cheryl Vanderford hopes people will get from Friday’s PAthways to a Healthier Kentucky conference.


August 22, 2023

PHOTO GALLERY: PT Class of '83 Celebrates 40-Year Reunion

Welcome to the PT Class of 1983 reunion! 

They had a reception on Aug. 4 at the Campbell House, and on Aug. 5, faculty member Nathan Johnson, PT, PhD, DPT, led a tour of PT labs, while Philanthropy Director Loralyn Cecil led a campus tour.

The group also visited iconic Lexington places, including Joe Bologna's and a tour of the Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co.

August 10, 2023

THE WAY PODCAST: Episode 7 — The Floods, One Year Later, with Dr. Fran Feltner

By Ryan ClarkCHS Communications Director

Down in Hazard, in the southeastern part of Kentucky, the scars still remain.

August 9, 2023

AT Alumna Talks to WKYT About use of AEDs Heading into Football Season

Outreach Athletic Trainer (and CHS alumna) Allie Schanck knows the importance of AEDs, also known as automated external defibrillators. She carries one with her at every game and every practice.

August 7, 2023