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 C.E. Huffman Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 1, 2023) — The University Joint Committee on Honorary Degrees (UJCHD) is currently seeking nomination packages for candidates of honorary doctoral degrees to be awarded at a future university commencement. The deadline to be considered for commencement ceremonies in December 2023 is Thursday, March 9.

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Student NewsBy Riley Fort Thursday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 19, 2023) — In early January, the University of Kentucky Intercollegiate Debate Team attended a tournament at Georgetown University, competing alongside nearly 200 students from more than 30 universities.

The partnership of David Griffith and Austin Kiihnl defeated teams from Wake Forest University, Georgetown University, University of Minnesota and

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ResearchBy Christopher Carney Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 18, 2023) — University of Kentucky College of Public Health (CPH) researchers, in collaboration with investigators from the UK College of Medicine, the UK College of Communication and Information and the Kentucky Department for Public Health (KDPH), are leading a five-year, $3.7

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