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 Jenny Wells-Hosley Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 14, 2021) — Beginning today, the University of Kentucky will honor its graduates at the first in-person Commencement Ceremonies to take place in nearly 18 months.

Around 4,400 graduates registered to participate across 10 ceremonies May 14-16, in Rupp Arena. About 1,000 of those are 2020 graduates who were also invited to take part in the 2021 ceremony, after not having an in-

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ResearchBy Jenny Wells-Hosley Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 14, 2021) — The University of Kentucky Office of Undergraduate Research recently awarded four faculty members for their exemplary commitment to undergraduate research mentoring.

"Undergraduate research and creative scholarship provide distinct platforms for our undergraduate scholars to put to practice the knowledge and skills that they learn in the

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UK HappeningsBy Lily Nellans Thursday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 13, 2021) — This summer, The University of Kentucky’s Bluegrass Debate Coalition (BDC) will host a free virtual summer camp designed to introduce Kentucky middle and high schoolers to the fundamentals of competitive debate.

The BDC Summer Debate Camp will take place virtually from Monday, June 21, through Saturday, June 26. Students will practice their debate skills during the week and

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