Chase Cavanaugh

Reporter

Chase Cavanaugh first got on the air as a volunteer reader for Central Kentucky Radio Eye, a local news service for the visually impaired.  He began reporting for WUKY in February 2012, after receiving his Master’s degree from the University of Kentucky’s Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce. 

Cavanaugh’s interest in politics, economics, and foreign affairs has deep roots.  He grew up in a Foreign Service family living around the world, received his Bachelor’s degree in political science from Notre Dame, studied French at Middlebury, and spent a year in Paris at Sciences Po. 

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Local/Regional News
1:44 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Conway Opens Crime Victims Conference

State Attorney General Jack Conway opened up Kentucky’s 2014 Victim Assistance Conference Tuesday.

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Local/Regional News
4:53 pm
Sat April 12, 2014

UK Celebrates Lifelong Learning at Dunbar

Members of OLLI's Dulcimer Strummers, a folk music group

The University of Kentucky celebrated the longevity of its lifelong learning programs Saturday. 

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Local/Regional News
11:14 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Lifelong Learning Celebrates 50 Years at UK

The University of Kentucky’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute will celebrate its 50th anniversary Saturday.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Poverty, Justice Focus of Community Assembly

An opening choir performance at the BUILD assembly.

Over a thousand people filled the pews of Porter Memorial Baptist Church Tuesday for the 11th Annual Nehemiah Action Assembly. 

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Volunteers Hard At Work for NCUR

Over 3500 students have descended upon Lexington to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research with topics ranging from science and math to arts and the humanities.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Students flock to National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Students from across the country are attending the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at the University of Kentucky.

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Local/Regional News
1:27 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

UK to Host National Conference on Undergraduate Research

The University of Kentucky is hosting this year’s National Conference for Undergraduate Research.  The event is an opportunity for students across the country to show off their scholarly works.  Undergraduate Research Director Diane Snow says this year’s conference has reached several milestones. 

"We’re really excited to be hosting this event now for the second time.  We hosted it once in 2001, but at that time it was a bit smaller.  We now have 4200 participants and it’s the largest NCUR that has existed to date," she said.  

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Local/Regional News
11:13 am
Tue April 1, 2014

UK To "Light It Up Blue" Wednesday

Autism awareness is the subject of Light it Up Blue, an event taking place at the University of Kentucky Wednesday. 

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Ellen Goodman Keynotes UK Inequality Conference

Credit ellengoodman.com

Pulitzer-winning columnist Ellen Goodman delivered the Keynote at UK’s Conference on Economic and Political Inequality Thursday. 

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Local/Regional News
11:19 am
Tue March 25, 2014

UK To Screen Episode of Civil War Documentary

The University of Kentucky will host a sneak peak for the fourth episode of Civil War: The Untold Story.

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