The mission of the Lewis Honors College is to better the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the world by helping students to explore their purpose, develop intellectually, and lead with integrity.


UK Theatre Students, Faculty Represent at Kennedy Center Regional Festival and Present Virtual Season

Work by several students and faculty from the University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance was recognized at the virtual Region 4 Kennedy Center/American College Theater Festival Feb. 4–7, 2021.   

How UK Students Use Their iPads

In its third year of the program, the Smart Campus Initiative has provided incoming, first-year students with an iPad Air, Apple Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil. Currently, more than 12,000 UK-issued iPads are on campus being used by freshmen, sophomores, faculty and staff. 

Lewis Honors College Celebrates Lyman T. Johnson Award Winners

For its 2021 Lyman T. Johnson Award recipients, the University of Kentucky Lewis Honors College selected alumna Tracy Drain to receive the Torch of Excellence Award and current Honors student Khari Gardner to receive the Torch Bearer Award.