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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.

Campus NewsBy Whitney Harder Tuesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 13, 2018) — It was September when she first touched a skeleton sled out of curiosity. September 2017, that is. As in ... five months ago. Before then, she had never heard of the sliding sport where an athlete hurtles head-first down a frozen track.  

This month, University of Kentucky alumna Simidele "Simi" Adeagbo makes history as Nigeria’s

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UK HappeningsBy Harlie Collins Monday

Lexington, Ky. (Feb. 12, 2018) —  Two city officials, Aldona Valicenti, chief information officer for Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government (LFUCG), and Scott Shapiro, chief innovation officer for Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, will speak at the University of Kentucky on Monday, Feb. 26, about LexGig, a high-speed broadband initiative.

The talk will begin 5:30 p.m., in Woodward Hall (Room 307) of the

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Student LifeBy Gail Hairston Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 9, 2018) ― Sometimes, things just don’t go according to plan.

Freshmen enter college, thinking they want to major in one subject, but soon hundreds of never-imagined options tempt them in a new academic direction. Or, perhaps, there are so many options, a young college student is simply confused.

The professionals at the University of Kentucky

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