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.

Koestenbaum On Campus

Nov 13, 2015

New York poet, essayist and painter Wayne Koestenbaum is on campus for an exhibition of his art and a conversation with UK Art Museum Director Stuart Horodner on Friday, November 13 at 6:30 pm in the Whitehall Classroom Building at UK. Both are our guests on this broadcast. 

UK Perspectives: Wayne Koestenbaum

Nov 13, 2015

This week on UK Perspectives Tom Godell talks with New York poet, essayist and painter Wayne Koestenbaum.  He's on campus for an exhibition of his art and a conversation with UK Art Museum Director Stuart Horodner on Friday, November 13 at 6:30 pm in the Whitehall Classroom Building at UK.

Koestenbaum will also be reading his poetry at the People’s Bank at 343 South Broadway on Saturday November 14 at 2 pm. And his art will be on display at the UK Art Museum through December 18, 2015.

This week on UK Perspectives guest host Alan Lytle talks with UK Veterans' Resource Center Coordinator Anthony Dotson about the range of services offered to non-traditional students with military backgrounds.

The Hive at UK

This week guest host Alan Lytle interviews doctoral students Dara Vance and Cody Foster about the UK History Department's new podcast series, Long Story Short - A Brief History of History.

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John Nardolillo performs Mozart and Silebius with the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra in a free concert October 30 at 7: 30 pm in the Singletary Center for the Arts. Hear an in-depth preview of the sounds on offer in this "Curtain Call" from WUKY's Curtains@8.

University of Kentucky

Reporter Chase Cavanaugh had the chance to speak with the Director of the University of Kentucky's new Office of LGBTQ Resources.

Jim Host, Then And Now

Oct 8, 2015

A conversation with legendary broadcaster and sports marketer Jim Host. He recounts his early days as a student at WBKY (now WUKY) and offers his thoughts on the current status of UK football and basketball.

BrownGirl. Bluegrass. Comes To The Lyric Theatre

Sep 29, 2015
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Lacresha Berry is a UK grad whose one-woman show BrownGirl, Bluegrass comes to Lexington’s Lyric Theater on October 6th and 7th. In this conversation she tells us about the inspiration for her play, the role of music in the show, and how the arts promote diversity. More information about the show is available here.

AP

In this episode, Josh James chats with University of Kentucky associate professor of anatomy and neurobiology Andrew Deane about his role in examining newly discovered fossils in South Africa that could revise our understanding of early human lineage.

UK Symphony Orchestra 2015-16 Preview

Sep 14, 2015
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UK Perspectives this week is a preview of the upcoming 2015-16 season of the UK Symphony Orchestra with conductor John Nardolillo. [Note: The concert referenced in the interview will take place on Friday, September 25 at 7:30 pm at the Singletary Center.]

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