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.

Student and Academic LifeBy Meg Mills Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 6, 2019)  Founded in 1908 and independent since 1972, the Kentucky Kernel is the nonprofit, student-run newspaper for the University of Kentucky. The Kernel was recently awarded the 2019 Pacemaker Award for having one of the best student newspapers in the country. The award ceremony took place at the College Media

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UK HappeningsBy Bridgette Sloan Monday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 4, 2019) — Roger Bolton, president of the Arthur W. Page Society, will present the James C. Bowling Executive-in-Residence Lecture beginning 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the UK Athletics Auditorium of the William T. Young Library.

Before joining the premier global professional association for senior corporate communication executives, Bolton previously served as senior vice president

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UK HappeningsBy Chaney Willett Tuesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 5, 2019) — In 1949, Lyman T. Johnson bravely chose to be the first African American student at the University of Kentucky. He overcame obstacles and carved his own path.

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of integration at UK, the College of Communication and Information (CI) will host a panel discussion titled “Finding Our Place: How Black Americans use Social Media to Carve out

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