university of kentucky


The University of Kentucky kicked off its E-Day engineering event this week with a keynote from an alumnus who’s worked on Earth and up in the stars.  

Chase Cavanaugh

In light of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, a University of Kentucky organization recently held a community discussion on police discrimination. 

Capilouto In Line For Raise And Bonus

Sep 5, 2014
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University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto is in line to receive a 2 percent salary increase and a $150,000 performance bonus later today.

Grimes And McConnell To Share The Stage In Louisville This Week

Aug 18, 2014

A Louisville TV station is reporting that a senatorial showdown will take place in the Derby City this week.

About 70 Kentucky high school students are getting a taste of college life at the University of Kentucky through a program called “Gear Up.”

UK will use a new $1.5 M grant to craft a program for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse among adolescents.

Emily Willett is a third-generation UK student, with family members having attended the University since her grandfather’s time, and will be speaking at Commencement on Saturday. 

Thousands of students graduate from UK this weekend.  Reporter Chase Cavanaugh talks with a commencement speaker with interesting origins.   

The University of Kentucky’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute will celebrate its 50th anniversary Saturday.

Over 3500 students have descended upon Lexington to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research with topics ranging from science and math to arts and the humanities.