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.


2 UK Students to Study Swahili, Chinese on Critical Language Scholarships

The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that UK students Mihir Kale and Michael Di Girolamo have been awarded Critical Language Scholarships, which provide funding to participate in intensive language and cultural immersion programs for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities.

Kentucky Restaurateur and UK Alumna Ouita Michel Releases 1st Cookbook

For 20 years, diners in the Bluegrass have been able to satisfy their cravings for Ouita Michel's sustainable, farm-to-table cuisine at her acclaimed restaurants. Now they can make these recipes at home with her first cookbook, “Just a Few Miles South: Timeless Recipes from Our Favorite Places.”

UK Junior Awarded Fulbright Canada-MITACS for Research

Through this highly competitive opportunity, Madeline Williams will undertake advanced research projects virtually for 10 to 12 weeks.