When Kayla Met Norbert …

'He kept me going'

By Kayla Bell
CHS Contributor

EDITOR’S NOTE: Kayla Bell recently graduated with her fellow 2021 classmates. As an intern in the CHS Creative Services area this year, Kayla wrote this story as the semester came...

May 24, 2021

Congratulations to all of our CHS graduates!

This weekend, the University of Kentucky honored its graduates at the first in-person Commencement Ceremonies to take place in nearly 18 months.

Around 4,400 graduates registered to participate across 10 ceremonies in Rupp Arena....

May 17, 2021

‘A Community that Supports Me Wholeheartedly’

Meet one of UK’s commencement speakers — CLM’s Lauren Sammons

by Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

When Lauren Sammons and her family came to visit UK for the first time, they got a bit lost.

Lauren, who...

May 13, 2021

AT UK grad says first Volleyball national title was ‘All worth it’

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Katy still isn’t sure if she should’ve taken the scissors.

After all, no one else seemed to take any. Then again, who else would’ve used them? They say “National Champions 2020” on...

May 11, 2021

CHS advisors offering even more support during pandemic

by Isabell Phillips
CHS contributor

The ‘living room’ of CHS — this is what the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) has fondly been nicknamed by those in the College of Health Sciences.

OSA offers support services to both...

May 6, 2021

‘She will be missed, but not forgotten’

There are multiple ways to pay tribute to Amy Waugh

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Her smile. Her work ethic. Her tennis serve.

These are just some of the characteristics people remember about Amy M. Waugh, the...

May 5, 2021

CHS students help underserved communities in Lexington’s East End get facemasks

By Ellee Sidebottom
CHS Contributor

Due to the efforts of one College of Health Sciences class, underrepresented and disadvantaged minorities in Lexington were able to receive masks during the height of the pandemic.

In the...

May 3, 2021

Celebrating Occupational Therapy Month in CHS

Interested in OT? We have some avenues for you to pursue

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

April is Occupational Therapy month, and to properly get into the spirit, we’d like to profile two people who are affiliated with...

Apr 30, 2021

‘An environment of collaboration and cooperation’

By Isabel Phillips
CHS contributor

Meet Jacob Zimmerman, a senior Human Health Sciences major, who recently won the HHS Academic Award. He’s also been recognized as a student leader on campus, and he most recently gained experience...

Apr 29, 2021

National Champ Avery Skinner talks volleyball, school and life

‘Kentucky strives to be elite in everything’

by Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Avery Skinner, a senior Communications Sciences and Disorders major here in UK's College of Health Sciences, just helped her volleyball team win...

Apr 29, 2021