1785-1912

1787      The first issue of the Kentucky Gazzette is published on August 11 
1869      Enoch Grehan is born 1890s    First journalism courses offered in English department at "Kentucky University"
1892      First student newspaper, The Cadet, appears
1903      Marguerite "Miss Margie" McLaughlin graduates from Kentucky University
1908      University President James K. Patterson recommends the establishment of a separate Department of Journalism 
1911      Library science education begins with the offering of a course in Library Training in the English Department
1912      Margaret King appointed librarian at the university

Historic photo: 
School of Journalism, women and men students in typing class and Professor Enoch