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.

Campus NewsBy Meredith Weber Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 16, 2020) For 24 hours on Wednesday, Sept. 16, more than 50 colleges, programs and causes at the University of Kentucky participated in the second annual university-wide giving day, “One Day for UK.”

Donors contributed 3,539 gifts for a total of $2,644,378, including a $1.75 million

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Student and Academic LifeBy Danielle Donham Monday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 12, 2020) — The University of Kentucky crowned Homecoming royalty virtually for the first time this weekend. The crowning of this year’s royalty concludes the Alumni Association’s "Homecoming at Home" week of virtual events.

Faith Turner, a senior and

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Professional NewsBy Amanda Nelson Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 9, 2020) — A group of high school students studying the impact of COVID-19 on their peers received guidance over the summer from several University of Kentucky faculty members and graduate students.

The Prichard Committee Student Voice Team, in consultation with UK faculty members Ellen Usher,

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