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UK College of Pharmacy Moves to Make Pharmacy Education More Accessible

Campus News - 9 hours 29 min ago
The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy has eliminated the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) as a requirement for admission to their Doctor of Pharmacy program.

UK Employees Can Experience a 'Day in the Life' of a College Student

Campus News - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:00
The program, June 4-6 and June 11-13, will offer tours of a north campus residence hall and free lunch at Champions Kitchen.

UK Will Continue to Recycle Paper Products

Campus News - Fri, 05/17/2019 - 15:00
The University of Kentucky will continue to accept paper and paper products* as part of its general recycling program, meanin there are no changes to what can be placed in all the general recycling containers throughout campus.

Boone Center Grill Now Open for Business

Campus News - Fri, 05/17/2019 - 08:00
The Boone Center Grill is now open for the season. It is open to everyone in the campus community.  Membership is not required.  

Flower Power: Gatton Global Scholars Class Delivers Results

Campus News - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 08:00
UK students in a Gatton Global Scholars class gain valuable experience while helping a great cause.

Premier Melville Scholar Robert Wallace Awarded Medallion for Intellectual Achievement

Campus News - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 08:00
UK Libraries will recognize the 2019 recipient of the Medallion for Intellectual Achievement, Robert K. Wallace, a nationally recognized scholar on Herman Melville, at tonight's UK Libraries Spring Gala, at William T. Young Library. 

KSBDC Ceremony Honors Work of Entrepreneurs

Campus News - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:00
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center recently paid tribute to a number of entrepreneurs at the State Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort.

'Behind the Blue': UK’s Brent Seales Digitally 'Unwraps' Ancient Texts, Other Treasures

Campus News - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:00
On this week’s episode of “Behind the Blue,” Carl Nathe talks with “the man who can read the unreadable.”

UK Alumni Hoping to Make Waves for Childhood Brain Cancer

Campus News - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:00
This summer, a team of UK alumni are riding their bikes "sea to sea for DIPG," to raise awareness — and donations — for an aggressive form of pediatric brain cancer that recently took the life of a lifelong friend and brother.

Wildcats Surpass 3.0 GPA for 14th Straight Semester

Campus News - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 08:00
The good academic news continues for UK Athletics.

Materials Chemistry at UK Has Never Been So 'Fab'

Campus News - Mon, 05/13/2019 - 08:00
The fab lab consists of progressive technology for digital fabrication, allowing students to gain practical experience creating materials and models used in modern devices.

Free Bikes! Big Blue Cycles and Semester Bike Lottery Applications Open

Campus News - Mon, 05/13/2019 - 08:00
UK Students and employees are eligible for free use of a bike next school year through Transportation Services.

EFNEP Celebrates 50 Years of Service to Kentucky

Campus News - Fri, 05/10/2019 - 08:00
The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is celebrating a half century of teaching low income families how to eat healthier while stretching their food dollars.

UK Design Alum 'Goes to Bat' for His Idea on ABC's 'Shark Tank'

Campus News - Fri, 05/10/2019 - 08:00
UK School of Architecture alumnus Harrison Broadhurst and his partner Chris Rännefors will appear on ABC's popular "Shark Tank" series to pitch their idea of a BatBnB. 

'Behind the Blue': UK’s Mike Reed is a Leading Agriculture Economist and International Ag Expert

Campus News - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 08:00
On this episode of "Behind the Blue," hear why Reed is optimistic about the future of agriculture in this country and globally.

More Than $1 Million Raised During One Day for UK

Campus News - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 08:00
In 24 hours, UK received $1,068,758 from 3,262 gifts, including 450 gifts from first-time donors and nearly 600 gifts from faculty and staff — according to Sarah Fitzgerald, associate director of annual giving.

Teens From Kentucky, Indiana Compete at Annual UK Field Day

Campus News - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 08:00
Lots of learning and sharing took place at the annual UK Field Day on campus recently.

Doug Way Named Next Dean of UK Libraries

Campus News - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 08:00
Pending approval of the UK Board of Trustees, Doug Way will take over the position of dean of UK Libraries Aug. 1.

UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics to Launch Real-time, Online MBA Option in Fall 2019

Campus News - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 08:00
UK's Gatton College will launch its online MBA program this fall.