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'One Day for UK' Dedicated to 24 Hours of Giving

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:00am
Mark your calendars! On Aril 17, the University of Kentucky will rally alumni, faculty, staff, parents, students and fans to support the campus community through "One Day for UK." During the 24-hour campaign, donors are encouraged to support the college, unit or cause of their choice.

UK Great Cotton Nash’s Legacy Lives on Through Grandsons

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 8:00am
If you’re a University of Kentucky basketball fan, and who isn’t, you might recognize the name Nash. Charles “Cotton” Nash is known as one of the greatest college basketball players of all time. Nash played basketball and baseball at UK from 1961 to 1964. His jersey, number 44, hangs in the rafters of Rupp Arena.

Author, UK Alum to Discuss His Book on Colin Powell

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 8:00am
Jeffrey Matthews, author and distinguished alumnus of UK, will be discussing his new book, "Colin Powell, Imperfect Patriot: National Intelligence, Torture, and the Afghan-Iraq Wars" on March 18.

21 Undergrads, Grad Students Compete in Alltech Vocal Competition

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 8:00am
The 2019 competition, held last weekend at Singletary Center for the Arts, awarded more than $740,000 in prizes to prospective UK Opera Theatre students.

New Book Explores the Life, Career of Adolph Rupp

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 8:00am
In “Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball,” published by University Press of Kentucky, UK history alumnus James Duane Bolin covers all aspects of the coach’s life and career, allowing readers to discover the real Adolph Rupp.

May 2019 Graduates: Apply to be Commencement Speaker

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 8:00am
Applications for student speaker will be accepted through March 26.

Phi Kappa Phi Info Session on Fellowships is Today

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 9:00am
An information session today (March 6) will help UK students learn more about graduate fellowships offered through the university's chapter of Phi Kappa Phi.

UK Dietetics and Human Nutrition Nationally Recognized for Sustainability Efforts

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 9:00am
A department in UK's College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is receiving national recognition for its efforts in sustainability.

UK Alumnus, Playwright's Work Bound for 3 Kentucky Stages

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 9:00am
When William H. McCann entered UK's theatre department to pursue a master's degree, he was already 55 years old. This month, the playwright will celebrate two premieres of his work and a reading of a third.

Toyota’s Garry Carty Takes Home 2019 Supply Chain Innovation Award

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 9:00am
This is the fifth annual Commonwealth Supply Chain Innovation Award, given by the UK Gatton College of Business and Economics and sponsored by SAS.

UK to Transform, Modernize Chemistry-Physics Building

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 9:00am
The central campus staple is currently undergoing a two-phase construction project that will result in a renovation of the third floor, as well as a completely new exterior façade of the building.

NCAA Awards Grant for UK College of Education Mental Health Research

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 8:00am
A UK College of Education research team has received funding from the National Collegiate Athletic Association for a project related to college athletes’ psychological well-being and mental health.

CELT Releases Second Volume of Greater Faculties: A Review of Teaching and Learning

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 9:00am
The Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching has released the second volume of its online journal, Greater Faculties: A Review of Teaching and Learning, an open access journal showcasing the observations and reflections of UK instructors. 

Your Idea Could Help Make Campus More Sustainable

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 9:00am
UK’s inaugural Sustainability Pitch Competition will be held April 13.

Global Health Case Competition Winning Team to Compete at Emory

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 9:00am
Five students from UK placed in the Global Health Case Competition, which rallied both undergraduate and graduate students from various colleges to collaborate on revolutionary research.

Do Sadists Feel Sad After Inflicting Pain? UK Grad Reveals Intriguing Results

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 9:00am
A new study authored by David Chester, who graduated with a doctorate in experimental psychology from UK College of Arts and Sciences, delves deeper into sadistic tendencies and aggressive behavior. More specifically, the emotions that accompany aggression.

UK to Host Appalachian Research Symposium and Arts Showcase

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 9:00am
This year's event will take place Saturday, March 2, at William T. Young Library.

Braceros Photo Exhibit Depicts Experience of Mexican Emigrants

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 9:00am
The Braceros Photo Exhibit at William T. Young Library explores the experience of Mexican laborers’ emigration as rendered by photographers who were uprooted.

UK Ag Economics' Reed Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 9:00am
A UK faculty member in the Department of Agricultural Economics is honored for his work nationally and internationally.

14 Wildcats Inducted Into Frank G. Ham Society of Character

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 9:00am
The latest class of inductees into a prestigious UK student-athlete honor society were honored recently at Rupp Arena.