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14 UK undergraduates to present at Posters-at-the-Capitol

Institutions across the Commonwealth collaboratively host Posters-at-the-Capitol to showcase the experience of undergraduate students engaged in research through high-quality poster displays at the state legislature.

UK announces May 2023 Commencement Ceremonies dates, schedule

Ceremonies will take place on Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, at Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center.

UK part of Heterodox Academy’s inaugural Campus Community Network cohort

Heterodox Academy (HxA), a nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving institutions of higher education by advocating for principles of open inquiry and constructive disagreement.

UK students earn top rankings for scientific research presentations

Six University of Kentucky students ranked among the top scorers for research presentations given at the Kentucky Academy of Science’s 2022 Annual Meeting in November.

Watch here: The UK December 2022 Commencement Ceremonies

Today, the University of Kentucky will celebrate its newest alumni at the December 2022 UK Commencement Ceremonies. All ceremonies will be livestreamed here on UKNow, via the university's YouTube channel. Approximately 1,200 graduates will participate in the Commencement Ceremonies.

2 UK students selected to speak at December Commencement

University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has selected two student representatives, Alyssa Hargis and Princess Valencia, to speak at the UK December Commencement Ceremonies this Friday, Dec. 16, at Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center.

'There's so much more to learn' — UK student Princess Agbozo blazes her own trail

First-generation student Princess Magor Agbozo came to UK from Ghana to follow her passion for global health access. A junior in the College of Public Health, Agbozo sees herself becoming a "health champion" for underserved communities.

‘Creating a Fertile and Sustainable Future’: Lewis Honors College Speaker Series welcomes Jonathan Webb

Webb is the founder and CEO of AppHarvest, a sustainable foods company developing and operating some of the world’s largest high-tech indoor farms to build an efficient food system.

Curiosity awaits: Lexington community invited to join the 2022 Curiosity Fair

The Curiosity Fair at UK is an annual, community event that celebrates the role of curiosity in education. Faculty, staff and students create “curiosity stations'' or short demos that represent ideas from their classes, fields or research. There is always a wide variety of disciplines, and the event is an informal and fun way for participants to engage with new people and ideas with hopes to remind the campus community that learning is fun.

10 students selected as 5-Minute Fast Track Research Competition finalists

The 10 5-Minute Fast Track Research Competition finalists will present their research in five minutes in front of a panel of judges and a live audience using only a single static slide.

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