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.

Former U.S. ambassador to China and Singapore, Utah governor, and presidential candidate Jon Huntsman will be giving a lecture at Memorial Hall on February 20th at 7:30 PM. 

This week a preview of UK’s 25th annual Economic Outlook Conference which will be held at the Lexington Convention Center on Tuesday February 11th.

This week, UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto joins us to discuss the impact of Governor Beshear’s proposed budget on the University of Kentucky.

This week we meet the brand new director of the UK Arboretum, Molly Davis. She talks about her background and provides a preview of upcoming classes and events at the Arboretum, which is adjacent to the UK campus at 500 Alumni Drive in Lexington. More information about the UK Arboretum is available at http://www2.ca.uky.edu/arboretum/ or by phone at (859) 257-6955.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - DeBraun Thomas discusses his new one hour radio production “The Unghosting of Medgar Evers”.

For more information on The Unghosting of Medgar Evers, visit the official program page.

Presentation U

Mar 21, 2013

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Deanna Sellnow, co-chair of UK’s QEP (Quality Enhancement Plan) committee tells us of a new project at UK called Presentation U which will help students improve their communication skills. For an excellent example, watch the video at http://www.uky.edu/presentationu/.

LEXINGTON, Ky. -A new National Center for Innovation in Education has been created at UK. Center Director Gene Wilhoit discusses his goals for the Center, STEM, STEAM, and the dropout crisis.

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

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

UK Perspectives: Baseball Coach Gary Henderson

Aug 24, 2012

LEXINGTON, Ky.  - In this week's edition of UK Perspectives, guest host Alan Lytle talks with UK Baseball Coach Gary Henderson.  The 2012 SEC Coach Of The Year discusses the history-making past season and looks ahead toward next spring.

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