UK Perspectives

UK Perspectives
11:17 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Carl Nathe & George A. Brown Jr. discuss plans for the upcoming celebration of Martin Luther King Day (January 21) in Lexington. More information about the Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations is available at www.uky.edu/mlk.

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UK Perspectives
1:25 pm
Thu December 20, 2012

Mehmet Saracoglu On UK's Intercultural Dialogue Organization

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A conversation with Mehmet Saracoglu, a Turkish native and doctoral candidate in Mining Engineering at UK. Mehmet is also one of the founders of the university’s Intercultural Dialog Organization, which serves to promote dialogue, friendship, respect and love by bringing cultures and religions together.

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UK Perspectives
11:51 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Funding UK's Revitalization

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week, UK Perspectives features a conversation with UK’s Chief Development Officer, Mike Richey.

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UK Perspectives
11:10 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Revitalizing UK's Campus

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LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky is in the midst of a comprehensive revitalization of its living, learning, and research spaces. President Eli Capilouto explains how this effort will better meet the needs of our students, faculty, and staff.

A detailed look at where we are—and where we may go over the next several years is available at uky.edu/masterplan

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UK Perspectives
11:55 am
Wed December 5, 2012

Crafting UK's Budget

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LEXINGTON, Ky. - UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto discusses his effort to craft a budget for the university that is focused on institutional priorities and driven by campus input.

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UK Perspectives
1:52 pm
Tue November 27, 2012

First Year Class Makes History

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LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week we discuss the remarkable first year class at UK and the next phase of an on-going public/private partnership to revitalize the core of the campus with our special guest, UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto.

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UK Perspectives
2:04 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

UK Perspectives: Joann Ingels Atcher

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week,  Joann Ingels Atcher speaks about her cousin, Margaret Ingels, who became UK’s first mechanical engineering grad in 1916.

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UK Perspectives
1:00 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Digitizing the Past

LEXINGTON, Ky. - William Endres, a professor in UK’s Division of Writing, Rhetoric & Digital Media and Noah Adler, director of Research Computation and Application Development at UK discuss their effort to preserve and make accessible digital images of two rare manuscripts from the 8th and 15th centuries: the St. Chad Gospels and the Wycliffe New Testament. The project website is lichfield.as.uky.edu.

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UK Perspectives
12:14 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

UK Perspectives: David Blackwell On UK's Gatton College Of Business

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This week, a conversation with the new dean of UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics, David Blackwell.

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UK Perspectives
9:00 am
Fri October 26, 2012

UK's Martin School Hosts Legislative Fellows

L-R Kai Yuan Teng, Tserennadmid Chuluunbaatar, and program administrator Sarah Walters
Credit Alan Lytle

LEXINGTON, Ky.

Ky. -- This week on UK Perspectives we introduce you to two individuals who are here in Lexington as part of the Martin School of Public Policy's Legislative Fellows program.  Kai-Yuan Teng of Taiwan and Chuluunbaatar Tserennadmid of Mongolia are spending this month in Lexington learning about government and media transparency.

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