angela martin http://wuky.org en Students Learn How State Budget Affects Them http://wuky.org/post/students-learn-how-state-budget-affects-them <p><span class="article-content"><span>University of Kentucky students were treated to a crash course on the state budget and how it affects higher education, tuition, and university policy Tuesday night.<br /> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 20:06:55 +0000 Josh James 10261 at http://wuky.org Students Learn How State Budget Affects Them UK Board Of Trustees Makes First Step Toward Privately-Managed Dorms http://wuky.org/post/uk-board-trustees-makes-first-step-toward-privately-managed-dorms <p>If the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees vote this afternoon is any indication, some UK students could be living in a residence hall developed and managed by a private company as early as 2013.</p><p>The board approved a plan to move ahead with the first step in what&rsquo;s expected to be a massive $500 million dollar overhaul of its residence hall system by agreeing to partner with private company Education Realty Trust to build a 600-bed hall on Haggin Field.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 21:14:14 +0000 Josh James 10205 at http://wuky.org UK Board Of Trustees Makes First Step Toward Privately-Managed Dorms