UK Perspectives

Tom Godell interviews leading faculty, staff and students at the University of Kentucky. Topics range from the fine arts, to cutting edge scientific research, medicine, and sports. New UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto is a regular guest on the program.

This week, WUKY news director Alan Lytle and WMKY news director Chuck Mraz discuss a new agreement allowing the stations to share stories.

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This week, we discuss the impact of UK's five new dorms and where they fit into the university's larger plans with Penny Cox, director of Housing Project Implementation.

This week Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration Eric Monday discusses the strategies that UK has employed to keep tuition affordable for the citizens of Kentucky.

UK Opera Theatre Preview

Jul 30, 2014

This week a preview of UK Opera Theatre’s new season with Everett McCorvey and Diana Hallmann. Tickets: 233-3535.

Signature Series Preview

Jul 16, 2014

A preview of the 2014-15 Signature Series at UK’s Singletary Center with Center Director Michael Grice and Marketing Director Matt Gibson.

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Food for thought on this edition of UK Perspectives. Finance VP Eric Monday joins us once again, this time with the specifics surrounding UK’s new $250M partnership to provide dining services on campus which, according to President Capilouto, “is about stirring human transformation through creating community.”

Eric Monday, UK’s Executive Vice President for Finance & Administration stops by the WUKY studios to talk about UK’s new three billion dollar budget and its impact on the community.

KentuckyHeartbeat.com

UK Athletics posted a 3.218 cumulative grade point average for the recently concluded Spring semester - it's best showing since 2003.

Everett McCorvey, UK Opera Theater Director, drops by the WUKY studios to give us a preview of A Grand Night For Singing at the Singletary Center June 13 through 22.

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We learn about UK’s Center for Research on Violence Against Women from Dr. Diane Follingstad, the Center’s new Executive Director.

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