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 – This time, Professor Don Colliver discusses UK's plans for the Solar Decathlon Competition coming to Washington DC in 2009.

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd interviews Carol Diedrichs, Dean of the UK Libraries in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the W.T. Young Library.

Lexington, KY – On this edition, Dr. Todd speaks with Dave Ritchie, a UK Senior and chair of Dance Blue, an event which raised over $424,000 this year for the university's Pediatric Oncology Clinic.

Lexington, KY – UK President Lee Todd discusses the achievements of UK student Andrew Lynch.

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd joins Shane Tedder, UK's Sustainability Coordinator, for a discussion of recycling and other similar efforts at the university.

Lexington, KY – President Todd interviews Dr. Michael Jay, professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UK and a recipient of a $4M grant from the National Institutes of Health to address issues of homeland security and nuclear terrorism.

Lexington, KY – President Todd discusses plans for the celebration of Black History Month with Vee Smith, Director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Center at the University of Kentucky.

Lexington, KY – This week, President Todd interviews Dr. Jennifer Swanberg, Executive Director of UK's Institute for Workplace Innovation.

Lexington, KY – President Todd interviews Nick Phelps, President of Student Government at UK.

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd discusses the university's priorities for the 2008 legislative session in Frankfort in light of the funding cuts announced earlier this month by Governor Beshear. (Program in two parts)