Initiatives

The College is committed to raising consciousness, comfort and competency towards diversity and inclusion.

The Health Literacy Colloquium series is a distinctive program with the goal of increasing knowledge of basic health issues among Kentuckians.

The College formed the Innovation Network for Entrepreneurial Thinking (iNET) to provide interdisciplinary undergraduate entrepreneurship education and experience.

Life at UK goes far beyond the classroom setting. The College is fully engaged in the state, country, and world we serve.

UK HealthCareBy Allison Perry Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 10, 2019) – The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center celebrated 10 years of Markey Research Day this past Tuesday. Sponsored by the Markey Cancer Foundation, Markey Research Day is an opportunity for researchers who study any aspect of cancer to share their work and receive feedback from colleagues across campus.

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Campus NewsBy Molly Williamson Thursday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 9, 2019) It was a day that exceeded all expectations and showed the generosity of the University of Kentucky community. One Day for UK, the university’s first giving day, raised more than $1 million on April 17 — benefiting colleges, programs and causes across campus.

“One Day

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Campus NewsBy Jenny Wells Friday

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 3, 2019) — The University of Kentucky will honor its newest alumni today and Sunday at what will be the largest commencement in UK’s history

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