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.

Professional NewsBy Akhira Umar Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 14, 2022) — After successfully building one of the best hunter and angler focused social apps on the market, one University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information alumnus is looking to also help build up his community.

Brad Luttrell, a 2009 journalism graduate, is the co-founder and CEO of GoWild, a free social media community helping outdoor enthusiasts improve their

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Professional NewsBy Akhira Umar Wednesday

LEXINGTON, KY. (Jan. 12, 2022) — There is a long tradition of journalists turned creative writers, and one University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information alumna is continuing down the same path with great success.

Joy Priest, a 2012 journalism graduate, had dreamed of being an author since she was a girl. In 2019, she accomplished that dream by publishing “Horsepower,” her first

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Campus NewsBy Meg Mills Thursday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 23, 2021) — The Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues (IRJCI), housed in the University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information, in partnership with the Kentucky Press Association (KPA), have received a “Healthy Together Through Vaccinations” grant from the Kentucky Association of Health Plans (KAHP) to

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