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Universities Announce Spring Commencement Ceremonies

May 4, 2018

The University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville have announced their spring commencement ceremonies.

Josh James / WUKY

The University of Kentucky is extending a once mandatory tuition waiver program for employees attending other in-state public universities, despite a decision to axe the requirement by the 2018 General Assembly.

Josh James / WUKY

The University of Kentucky invited the public inside its new $200 million dollar student center Monday.

Terry Mobley: Longtime UK Leader, Famed Player For Rupp Passes Away

Feb 12, 2018
UK Public Relations

Terry B. Mobley – whose association with the University of Kentucky as a famed basketball player and groundbreaking leader of its fundraising efforts spanned more than five decades – passed away early Monday morning after a long illness.

Risking a potential Geraldo and Al Capone moment, the University of Kentucky opened up a time capsule from the old Sarah Bennett Holmes Residence Hall and streamed the big reveal over facebook live.

UK At Odds With Attorney General Over Open Records Request

May 24, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

The Kentucky attorney general's office has ruled that the University of Kentucky violated state law when it denied a request for details of a committee's meetings.

Center For Social Justice Proposed For UK

Mar 1, 2016
Kristi Lopez

A group of University of Kentucky faculty wants to establish a center that focuses on social justice and inequality.

Chase Cavanaugh

Back in November, reporter Chase Cavanaugh spoke with Dr. Lisa Ruble, a psychologist at the University of Kentucky researching different educational models for children with autism.  This week, he had the chance to speak with a researcher who is exploring the practical sides of these models.

Veterans Honored, Recognized At UK Ceremony

Nov 11, 2015
Alan Lytle

The University of Kentucky observed Veterans Day with a ceremony in front of the Main Building.

UK Proposes $250 Million Campus Renovation Project

Oct 25, 2015

The University of Kentucky is in the midst of a massive construction phase resulting in new dorms, classrooms and research facilities. School leaders say it's now time to renovate older buildings on the Lexington campus.