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 NewsBy Haley Simpkins Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 11, 2022) — The National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) team in the University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information’s Department of Integrated Strategic Communication is headed back to the national stage for the second consecutive year.

The NSAC team recently won first place in the district five competition for the 11th time. District five encompasses American

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Professional NewsBy Akhira Umar Tuesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 10, 2022) — From working with books to writing her own, one University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information alumna is proving her degree can be taken down untraditional paths.

Jill Grunenwald, who earned her master’s degree in library science in 2008 from the School of Information Science, has published three books since graduating from UK. From captioning photos of

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Student NewsBy C. Lynn Hiler Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 6, 2022) — The University of Kentucky chapter of Phi Beta Kappa (PBK) recently inducted 49 new members into the prestigious academic honor society. This year’s induction ceremony was held Wednesday, April 13, at the Singletary Center for the Arts.

“We are extremely proud of the students admitted to Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Kentucky,” said Anna Bosch, chapter president and

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