UK Perspectives

UK Perspectives
5:24 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

UK's Spring Writing Gallery

Jennifer Rice, Director of Composition for Writing, Rhetoric & Digital Studies, and her PhD student Craig Crowder discuss UK’s Spring Writing Gallery, a showcase for the best non-fiction writing at the university. This year’s gallery includes videos, podcasts and more traditional essays at https://wrd.as.uky.edu/spring-wrd-writing-gallery.

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UK Perspectives
3:11 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

UK Looks Forward

This week UK Provost Dr. Christine Riordan has an update on the strategic planning process at UK.

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UK Perspectives
3:44 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

"Take Back The Night" Preview

Melanie Matson with UK's VIP Center
Credit Tom Godell / WUKY

Our guest Melanie Matson of UK’s VIP Center gives us a preview of this year’s Take Back the Night rally and march. The event takes place on Wednesday, March 26. You can find more info at http://www.uky.edu/StudentAffairs/VIPCenter/pe_tbtn.php.

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UK Perspectives
4:21 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Looking Foward With The UK College Of Agriculture

Dr. Nancy Cox, the new dean of the College of Agriculture, Food & Environment
Credit Tom Godell / WUKY

This week we talk with Dr. Nancy Cox, the new dean of the College of Agriculture, Food & Environment. We discuss the significance of the college’s recent name change and her plans for its future.

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UK Perspectives
12:26 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Eric Monday On UK's Economic Outlook

A chat with Eric Monday, UK’s Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration. We discuss the potential for public/private partnerships for dining services, plans for the continued revitalization of campus housing, and Monday’s priorities for the future.

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UK Perspectives
3:08 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Two More UK Faculty Join The Kentucky Writers Hall Of Fame

On January 23, 2014, the Carnegie Center in Lexington inducted seven new members into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame.

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UK Perspectives
5:19 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Diving Into Afrofuturism

A new course at UK examines the concept of Afrofuturism.

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UK Perspectives
12:03 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

A Conversation With Jon Huntsman

Former U.S. ambassador to China and Singapore, Utah governor, and presidential candidate Jon Huntsman will be giving a lecture at Memorial Hall on February 20th at 7:30 PM. 

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UK Perspectives
5:19 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

UK Economic Outlook Conference Preview

This week a preview of UK’s 25th annual Economic Outlook Conference which will be held at the Lexington Convention Center on Tuesday February 11th.

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UK Perspectives
5:34 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

Gauging The Impact of Gov. Beshear's Budget On Higher Education

This week, UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto joins us to discuss the impact of Governor Beshear’s proposed budget on the University of Kentucky.

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