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UK Graduate School’s Preparing Future Faculty Program Shares Expertise Home and Abroad

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 8:00am
The University of Kentucky Graduate School’s Preparing Future Faculty program is cultivating the next generation of college and university teachers at home and abroad.

Upcoming Events to Impact Parking on North Campus Oct. 15-18

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 8:00am
Several events planned for Oct. 15-18 will impact parking availability on campus.

UK Research on Limb Development Featured in eLife

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 8:00am
A new paper by University of Kentucky researchers was recently published in the journal eLife, offering new insights and implications into the study of limb development and the evolution of vertebrate limbs.

UK Student Triumphs in 2019 World Dairy Expo Intercollegiate Dairy Judging Contest

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 8:00am
Years of dedication paid off for Madison Dyment when she recently won first overall individual in the 2019 World Dairy Expo’s Intercollegiate Dairy Judging Contest.

Grant Helps Develop Skills for Solving Communication Challenges for Students

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 8:00am
A new program at the University of Kentucky is preparing school personnel who work with students with moderate and severe disabilities and intense communication needs.

College of Arts and Sciences to Induct 6 New Members at 20th Hall of Fame Ceremony

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 8:00am
This year marks the Hall of Fame's 20th anniversary, and the campus community is invited to the induction ceremony 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, in the Gatton Student Center's Worsham Cinema.

$3 Million NSF Grant to Support the Next Generation of Kentucky Food, Energy and Water Systems Innovators

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 8:00am
A multidisciplinary University of Kentucky team will provide unique graduate educational opportunities in food, energy and water systems, thanks to a new National Science Foundation Research Traineeship grant.

4th Annual BioBonanza to Showcase UK Research

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 8:00am
UK Department of Biology's annual open house festival will take place 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Science Building.

UK Alumnus, High School Teacher Seeks to Change Narrative for Kids

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 7:00am
Oct. 5 is World Teachers’ Day — a day to celebrate educators that make a difference in students’ lives. Evander Harris, a University of Kentucky College of Education alumnus, received his bachelor’s degree in physics from Centre College. His goal at the time was to become an engineer — a goal that soon changed.

UK Regeneration Research Featured in Nature Communications

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 8:00am
The paper offers new insights into how cells from certain mammals — African spiny mice and rabbits — respond to stress and regenerate injured tissue.

UK Alumna Tina Harris Lands First Position of its Type in the Nation

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 7:00am
Tina Harris is a teacher, mentor, researcher and is now the Endowed Chair in Race, Media and Cultural Literacy — the first position of its type in the nation.

UK Celebrates Opening of Grain and Forage Center of Excellence

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 8:00am
University of Kentucky researchers, Kentucky farmers and stakeholders celebrated the official opening of UK’s Grain and Forage Center of Excellence, a facility committed to moving the state’s and surrounding region’s agricultural community forward.

UK Professor Receives Prestigious Fulbright-Palacky University Distinguished Chair Award

Thu, 09/05/2019 - 8:00am
UK Professor Alexander T. Vazsonyi is the recipient of the Fulbright-Palacky University Distinguished Chair. The award will allow him to conduct research and teach psychology in the Czech Republic.

UK Entrepreneurs Bootcamp Kickoff Happening Thursday, Still Time to Apply

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 8:00am
There's still time to apply for the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship 2019 Entrepreneurs Bootcamp, which kicks off Sept. 5, in Woodward Hall at the UK Gatton College of Business and Economics.

Chemistry's Guzman to Study Atmospheric Reactions of Pollution

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 8:00am
Marcelo Guzman and his research group in the UK Department of Chemistry will study the transformation of molecules emitted during combustion processes to develop knowledge to reduce the harmful effects of pollution.

NASA Recognizes UK Student for 'Excellent Work' on Hercules Project

Thu, 08/08/2019 - 7:00am
James Tyler Nichols is one of four UK students — from a total of 16 — who were selected for the highly competitive NASA Academy at NASA Langley Research Center. The academy is an intense multidisciplinary research project that requires significant commitment.

Student Researcher Changes Way Philosopher's Work is Interpreted

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 8:00am
When Dealla Samadi took advantage of an internship opportunity with UK Libraries, little did she know that her research would send her on a journey across the ocean to an amazing discovery.

UK Entomologist Receives NSF Grant to Study Antarctic Insects

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 8:00am
An international team of researchers led by UK’s Nick Teets has received more than $700,000 from the National Science Foundation to study midges in Antarctica.

UK Library Faculty Member Leaves a Legacy of Service and Support

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 8:00am
Although Sandra McAninch recently retired from UK Libraries after nearly 36 years of service, the legacy she leaves will be felt for generations to come.

UK Researcher: How Families With Same-Sex Parents Resolve Conflict Has Impact

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 7:00am
Farr previously reported that children adopted by lesbian, gay and heterosexual parents are well-adjusted over time. Her most recent study, co-authored by doctoral students Sam Bruun and Kyle Simon, focuses on these same adopted children but goes a step further.