UK Perspectives

UK Perspectives
11:27 am
Tue March 13, 2012

Dr. Capilouto Reflects

UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto

This week, UK President Eli Capilouto reflects on his first eight months on campus and provides an update on the current legislative session in Frankfort and proposed cuts to the university’s budget. 

UK Perspectives
1:20 pm
Tue March 6, 2012

UK's Institute for Workplace Innovation

UK’s Institute for Workplace Innovation (or iWin) recently compiled a report on what 23 Kentucky organizations do to contribute to the establishment of a healthy workforce. We discuss the report with iWin’s Executive Director Dr. Jennifer Swanberg.


UK Perspectives
12:33 pm
Tue February 28, 2012

Kentucky Literacy Celebration Week

Kentucky Literacy Celebration Week 2011
James Mann

Kentucky Literacy Celebration Week begins on March 5. Here with a preview are First Lady Jane Beshear and UK Professor George Hruby from the Collaborative Center for Literacy Development.

UK Perspectives
2:33 pm
Fri February 24, 2012

UK Opera Theatre Presents Falstaff

UK Opera Theatre’s production of Verdi’s Falstaff opens on Friday, February 24 at the Lexington Opera House. We have a conversation with director Richard Kagey, Reginald Smith Jr. (Falstaff), and Elizabeth Maury.

UK Perspectives
12:59 pm
Thu February 2, 2012

Black History Month Events at UK

Lexington, KY – Our guest is Unique Young, President of UK's Black Student Union. She gives us an overview of Black History Month events at the University of Kentucky.

UK Perspectives
3:32 pm
Tue January 31, 2012

Healthy Workplaces

Lexington, KY – Dr. Jennifer Swanberg, Executive Director of UK's Institute for Workplace Innovation (iWin) discusses the institute's recent report on Healthy Workplaces

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UK Perspectives
1:21 pm
Tue January 31, 2012

UK's Center for Business and Economic Research Released Annual Report

Lexington, KY – UK's Center for Business and Economic Research has released its annual report on Kentucky's economy. Center Co-Director Ken Troske discusses some of the report's key findings with host Tom Godell.

UK Perspectives
11:39 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Human Development Institute

Lexington, KY – Dr. Harold Kleinert discusses the wide-ranging work of UK's Human Development Institute & Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

UK Perspectives
10:15 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Frank X Walker on Creativity

Lexington, KY – UK English Professor Frank X Walker was recently recognized by Oxford American Magazine as one of the most creative teachers in the south. Dr. Walker discusses the award and his forthcoming book about the assassination of Medgar Evers.

UK Perspectives
10:01 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

Educating the Next Generation of Physicians and Scientists

Lexington, KY – The new dean of the UK College of Medicine, Dr. Frederick C. de Beer, discusses his plans for educating the next generation of physicians & scientists.