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.

Lexington, KY – UK's President has been selected to serve on the National Academies' Committee on Research Universities. Dr. Todd discusses the committee's work with host Tom Godell.

Lexington, KY – This week Dr. Todd speaks with UK Senior Josh Nation about his experience with the university's Study Abroad and Co-op programs.

Lexington, KY – Fall classes are about to begin at UK, and many special activities will welcome new students to campus. Dr. Todd discusses the plans for K Week with K Crew coordinators Lauren Perkins and Stella Wademi.

Lexington, KY – On-line courses are becoming increasingly important at UK. Dr. Todd discusses the latest offerings with Mark Kornbluh, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Lexington, KY – UK Healthcare has just opened a state-of-the-art Emergency Room in Lexington. Dr. Michael Karpf, UK's Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, joins President Todd in a discussion of the new facility.

Lexington, KY – Reducing diesel emissions is the subject of a research project led by UK doctoral student Vence Easterling in partnership with the Department of Energy, Ford, and Oak Ridge National Laboratories. He discusses the project with UK President Lee Todd.

Lexington, KY – This week Dr. Todd interviews Tony Blanton, the director of UK's new Office of Off Campus Student Services.

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd discusses UK Theater's Veterans Project, "Bringing It Home", with Herman Farrell from the theater department, Doug Boyd of UK Libraries, Tony Dotson with UK's Veterans Center, and UK alum Tyler Gayheart.

Lexington, KY – This week Dr. Todd discusses a UK-based project to produce affordable, energy-efficient housing with Dean Michael Speaks of the university's College of Design.

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd discusses the university's unique contributions to the National Digital Newspaper Program with Mary Molinaro of UK Libraries Preservation and Digital Programs.