Tom Godell

General Manager

Tom Godell has been the General Manager of WUKY since April 2004. Earlier in his career he served as Senior Producer with WBHM in Birmingham AL, Program Director of WLRH in Huntsville AL, and Associate Director of Broadcasting for Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He is a dog lover, cycling enthusiast, second baseman (willing to play anytime, anywhere), and music fanatic. His writings on music have appeared in the American Record Guide, Fanfare magazine, the All Music Guide, and RCA Records.

Ways To Connect

This week, we talk strategic planning with UK’s new Provost, Dr. Christine Riordan.

The November 22 episode of UK Perspectives will devoted to the fascinating linguistic work of Dr. Andrew Byrd, who has traced language back to its prehistoric roots in what is known as Proto-Indo-European.

This week, our guests Lisa Higgins-Hord and Nieta Wigginton tell us about “Aiming for New Heights & Celebrating the CORE of Kentucky’s Civil Rights Movement."

Dr. Eli Capilouto discusses the UK Board of Trustees recent annual retreat and the development of priorities and a shared focus for the future of the University of Kentucky.

UK’s new Recycling Coordinator Mari Long discuses simple ways that you can reduce waste in your campus office by participating in the university’s new All-In-One program.

Our guest is DaMaris B Hill, an award-winning author and scholar with a doctorate in English from the University of Kansas.

Josh James

What does the future hold for the University of Kentucky? A look ahead with Provost Christine Riordan. Learn more about our new provost by following her on Twitter @ukyprovost or Facebook under “Christine Riordan”.

A conversation with David Blackwell, Dean of the Gatton College of Business and Economics.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto discusses the impact of the ongoing budget battles in Washington on research at the University of Kentucky.

UK Theatre Preview

Sep 27, 2013

LEXINGTON, Ky. - UK Theatre’s new season brings an array of zombies, spirits and ghosts to the stage. We present a spooky preview with Theatre Department Chair Nancy Jones and director Russell Henderson. The complete season schedule is available at