Feed aggregator

They're in the Army Now: UK Alums Prepare for National Memorial Day Concert

uknow gradschool - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 7:00am
This Memorial Day, as Americans pause to remember those we lost, several UK School of Music alumni will serve the country's armed forces on stage honoring the fallen as members of bands and choruses across four of the nation's military branches.

Doctoral Student Receives Gabriela Mistral Award

uknow gradschool - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 8:00am
Sharrah Lane, a doctoral student in Hispanic studies and president of the University of Kentucky's chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, has received the prestigious Gabriela Mistral Award for her academic achievements and noteworthy leadership in the chapter.

UK and Whitley County Students Help Rebuild An Ecosystem

uknow gradschool - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 8:00am
UK Forestry and Natural Resources brings us a recent example of learning and doing good works at the same time.

Library, Information Science Student Garners National Award

uknow gradschool - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:00am
Terry Duncan, a library and information science student, was awarded the 2019 Special Libraries Association IT Student Award.

Stephenson Named Director of UK Cooperative Extension Service

uknow gradschool - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 8:00am
UK soon will have a new director of its Cooperative Extension Service.

Archaeology Grad Students Win Ethics Bowl

uknow gradschool - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 8:00am
Five graduate students at UK have been named champions of the Ethics Bowl Competition. Last month, the team claimed the first place prize at the Society for American Archaeology's annual conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Teens From Kentucky, Indiana Compete at Annual UK Field Day

uknow gradschool - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 8:00am
Lots of learning and sharing took place at the annual UK Field Day on campus recently.

More Than $1 Million Raised During One Day for UK

uknow gradschool - Thu, 05/09/2019 - 8:00am
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.

UK Announces Patricia Brantley Todd Award Winners

uknow gradschool - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 8:00am
Excellence across the UK School of Environmental Sciences was celebrated recently.

STEM Education Honored for Physics Teacher Preparation

uknow gradschool - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 8:00am
The University of Kentucky was recently named one of only a handful of institutions in the U.S. graduating five or more high-quality physics teachers in the last academic year.

Watch Live as UK Celebrates Largest Graduating Class Ever

uknow gradschool - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 7:00am
To view the livestream of UK's Commencement ceremonies, click the image above. Congratulations to our May 2019 graduates!

12 Wildcats Earn Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars Honors

uknow gradschool - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 8:00am
More honors for scholar-athletes at the University of Kentucky.

Soldier, Army-UK MSW Grad Motivated to Address Mental Health Stigma

uknow gradschool - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 8:00am
Sept. 11, 2001, altered Larry Wesgaites' military path and guided his every decision moving forward — eventually leading him to the UK College of Social Work at the University of Kentucky.

UK to Award 5 Honorary Degrees at May Commencement Ceremonies

uknow gradschool - Mon, 04/29/2019 - 8:00am
The UK Board of Trustees has approved the honorary degrees for Stephen B. Bright, Yvonne Giles, Jim Host, Howard L. Lewis and Reese Terry.

UK Alum Ed Berry Turned His Passion for Football Into Success

uknow gradschool - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 8:00am
UK alumnus Ed Berry has good reason to keep a keen eye on the 2019 NFL Draft over these next three days.

Writer Jeff Worley Appointed Kentucky Poet Laureate

uknow gradschool - Wed, 04/24/2019 - 8:00am
Jeff Worley, retired editor of UK's research magazine, Odyssey, has been appointed 2019-2020 Kentucky Poet Laureate by Gov. Matt Bevin.

UK Recognizes Faculty and Teaching Assistants With Outstanding Teaching Awards

uknow gradschool - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 8:00am
UK recognized exceptional faculty and teaching assistants with the Outstanding Teaching Awards during the 2019 UK Faculty Awards Ceremony held Thursday, April 18.

Office for Institutional Diversity Presents 5 Inclusive Excellence Awards

uknow gradschool - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 8:00am
The University of Kentucky Office for Institutional Diversity recognized students, faculty and a department with the Inclusive Excellence Awards at the 2019 University of Kentucky Awards Ceremony.

2019 Kirwan Prize, Sturgill Award Presented to Outstanding Faculty

uknow gradschool - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 8:00am
Two UK faculty members were honored for their outstanding contributions to mentoring and scholarship at the 2019 Provost Awards ceremony held April 18.

KCPE Officially Classifies UK’s MS in Finance as a STEM Program

uknow gradschool - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 8:00am
Some good news for UK's master's degree program in finance.

Pages