The water quality project was part of Shoulder to Shoulder Global, a UK Global Health Initiative that has assisted over 20,000 patients during its past 11 years of service in Ecuador.
Student success is a top priority for UK, but financial barriers can hinder that success. Through the acquisition of a recent federal grant, several colleges within the university are making significant strides to close the gap.
Alex O’Keefe, a 2018 UK library and information science graduate, joins the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library and Yale Center for British Art Research Library at Yale University as a Samuel H. Kress Fellow in Art Librarianship.
The deadline for fall 2018 applications is Aug. 27.
Could unmanned aircraft systems, otherwise known as drones, revolutionize weather forecasting?
Registration for the conference is currently open, with discounted rates available to UK employees and graduate students.
At the end of her freshman year of college, Kyra Patel became a suicide loss survivor. That loss motivated her to show others that no matter what they're going through, they are not alone.
Researchers in UK's Department of Entomology may be one step closer to controlling the harmful impacts of insect pests.
Some interesting findings by UK entomologists looking at ways people living in urban areas can help in meaningful pollinator conservation.
A UK library and information science graduate receives an ALA Spectrum Scholarship.
Only a few more days remain before the application deadline for the Educational Leadership Studies program.
The annual Burberry Award is given to a student who has demonstrated a strong commitment to people with disabilities, academic excellence and the leadership qualities exemplified by Burberry’s own life.
A tremendous national honor for the all-around efforts and achievements of UK Baseball's Troy Squires.
UK's Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that doctoral students Calah Ford and Lydia Hager and 2018 graduate Aaron Mueller have been selected to receive government-funded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. In addition, six other UK students were recognized by the NSF program.
If approved by the Council on Postsecondary Education, UK will offer five new degrees beginning as early as fall 2018.
The Office for Policy Studies on Violence Against Women (OPSVAW) in the College of Arts and Sciences has selected four graduate students to receive awards and support during the 2018 academic year. The students were selected following a competitive proposal process the OPSVAW holds each year. The 2018 academic year will see the office fund one research assistantship and three graduate fellowships through three funding mechanisms.
UK's Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that four recent UK graduates and one doctoral student have been offered Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships to do research and teach abroad.
The UK Board of Trustees has approved the establishment of five new academic degrees to begin in the fall 2018 semester.
Located in downtown Lexington, aerospace startup Space Tango describes itself as "a full-service solution to micro-gravity research and manufacturing.”
This spring the Office of the Vice President for Research sponsored two Ph.D. students, Kaylynne Glover and Alexa Johnson, to go to Washington D.C. for “CASE: Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering.” This three-and-a-half-day program offered these young researchers a firsthand view of Congress, the federal budget process and effective science communication.