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Another strong academic performance by UK student-athletes garners recognition from the SEC.
UK alumni Sam Hazen, CEO of HCA Healthcare, one of the leading health providers in the country, and Rodney McMullen, CEO of Kroger, the country’s second largest general retailer, are leading executives of Fortune 100 companies.
UK alumnae Carol Taylor-Shim, director of Bias Incident Support Services, and Reinette Jones, special collections librarian and African American studies academic liaison for UK Libraries, will be inducted into the Lexington Fairness Hall of Fame at tonight's awards ceremony.
UK statistics Professor Xiangrong Yin will join his department colleagues, Arnold Stromberg and Richard Kryscio, as Fellows of the American Statistical Association — the world’s largest community of statisticians and the second-oldest, continuously operating professional association in the country.
The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees formally accepted a $3 million gift today from the Joseph W. Craft III Foundation to support the Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise, which is housed in the Gatton College of Business and Economics.
The board will vote on a $3 million gift from the Joseph W. Craft III Foundation to support the Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise, which is dedicated to understanding the role that markets play in the economy and in society.
UK Athletics will again handle student tickets for sporting events in 2019-20 via an all-mobile process.
Some interesting findings are contained in newly published research on school discipline led by a UK Family Sciences doctoral student.
Aside from critical thinking skills such as rational thinking, forming hypotheses and executing hypothetical tests, students in BIO 199 are given the chance to gain practical experience geared toward solving real-life problems. One of these scenarios is on the topic of drug and alcohol addiction.
Three University of Kentucky students, Asare Nkansah, Claire Hilbrecht and Destin Bell, recently traveled to Apple's Enterprise Design Lab in California to participate in the development of an iOS app that will help new students transition to life at UK. Using their personal experiences at the university, the students believe the new app will have a significant positive impact on the campus community by building a strong foundation for students through the use of technology.
The NBA's Toronto Raptors are currently in the NBA Finals and a UK graduate is playing a key role away from the court.
UK Opera Theatre doctoral candidate Callie Day will share her talents with the country on season 14 of NBC's "America's Got Talent." Day's audition will appear as part of one of the first six episodes airing each Tuesday through July 9.
UK Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that seven recent UK graduates and four doctoral students have been offered Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships.
Crisann McCloy, UK's senior financial and business analyst, has received the National Association of Educational Procurement's Young Professional Award.
How do you close out a yearlong celebration of 100 years of music excellence at the University of Kentucky? Share those talents on the stage of one of the nation's most celebrated music venues — Carnegie Hall.
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.
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 Forestry and Natural Resources brings us a recent example of learning and doing good works at the same time.
Terry Duncan, a library and information science student, was awarded the 2019 Special Libraries Association IT Student Award.
UK soon will have a new director of its Cooperative Extension Service.