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.

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UK Perspectives
4:15 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

National Center for Innovation

LEXINGTON, Ky. -A new National Center for Innovation in Education has been created at UK. Center Director Gene Wilhoit discusses his goals for the Center, STEM, STEAM, and the dropout crisis.

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UK Perspectives
2:34 pm
Thu March 7, 2013

Women At Work Exhibit

Waitresses at the Jerry's Drive-In Restaurant registered a friendly protest after hearing a report that the company was ordering new chemise uniforms for all its waitresses. The women reported for work dressed in uniforms made of burlap sacks in May 1958. From left to right, Billie Columbia, Doris Jones, Melba Stevens, Florence Marshall, Sue Stafford, and Carol Lewis.
Credit Lexington Herald-Leader

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Our topic is the Women At Work photography exhibit at the Margaret I. King Library, on display now through the end of March. Deirdre Skaggs, Associate Dean of Special Collections is our guest.

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UK Perspectives
1:33 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

Art In Bloom

Signature Image by Missy Fox Trumbore

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week, we learn about Art in Bloom, the annual fundraising gala at the UK Art Museum, February 22-24. Our guests are Museum Director Kathy Walsh-Piper and Director of Grants and Assets Amy Nelson. More information is available at www.uky.edu/artmuseum.

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UK Perspectives
2:13 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Reimagining Russia's Realms

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Reimagining Russia’s Realms is an in-depth examination of the Peoples, Arts, Cultures, and Homelands of Eurasia from UK’s College of Arts and Sciences. Our guests—Cynthia Ruder, Associate Professor of Russian Studies and Gordon Hogg—provide us with an overview of this semester’s “Year of Russia” events. More information: http://russia.as.uky.edu/

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UK Perspectives
12:53 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Eric Monday On Kentucky Promise

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Eric Monday, UK’s new Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration returns to discuss the role that his office will take in fulfilling the “Kentucky Promise”.

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UK Perspectives
2:14 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Eric Monday Moves To UK

LEXINGTON, Ky. - On this weeks installment, we meet the newest member of UK’s team: Eric Monday, the university’s Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration.

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UK Perspectives
11:17 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Carl Nathe & George A. Brown Jr. discuss plans for the upcoming celebration of Martin Luther King Day (January 21) in Lexington. More information about the Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations is available at www.uky.edu/mlk.

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UK Perspectives
1:25 pm
Thu December 20, 2012

Mehmet Saracoglu On UK's Intercultural Dialogue Organization

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A conversation with Mehmet Saracoglu, a Turkish native and doctoral candidate in Mining Engineering at UK. Mehmet is also one of the founders of the university’s Intercultural Dialog Organization, which serves to promote dialogue, friendship, respect and love by bringing cultures and religions together.

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UK Perspectives
11:51 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Funding UK's Revitalization

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week, UK Perspectives features a conversation with UK’s Chief Development Officer, Mike Richey.

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UK Perspectives
11:10 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Revitalizing UK's Campus

Credit uky.edu

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky is in the midst of a comprehensive revitalization of its living, learning, and research spaces. President Eli Capilouto explains how this effort will better meet the needs of our students, faculty, and staff.

A detailed look at where we are—and where we may go over the next several years is available at uky.edu/masterplan

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