Campus discusses China’s future

“What we’re seeing now … is that even though it’s the way that western nations have been accustomed to interacting with non-western countries and using human rights as a principle of negotiation, what we’re finding is that that’s just one of many ways that countries negotiate with each other,” said Douglas Janoff, a diplomat in residence in the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce.

Temporary bookstore will be located on Lexington Avenue

“You may have noticed that construction has already begun on the blue basketball courts behind the Joe Craft Center,” Eric Monday, the Vice President for Finance and Administration, wrote in a campus-wide email. “Though this is a high traffic venue, we determined, after careful consideration, that this is the best space for the temporary UK Bookstore. We apologize for any disruption and will be back in touch soon about new campus recreation options for north campus, which we are currently finalizing.”

CNN visits campus

CNN reporter Pamela Brown speaks at the 38th annual Joe Creason Lecture on Thursday, April 16, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

“I know that I didn’t get the opportunities that I have gotten because I was more savvy or way more experienced. I truly believe that I got to where I am because of pure persistence,” Brown said. “I never would have thought that I would end up on CNN, getting to talk about breaking news with Anderson Cooper.”

Affrilachian poets share words

By Maris Halpern news@kykernel.com On Wednesday, the Affilachian Poets granted students the gift of their thoughts with a poetry reading. The event was located in William T. Young Library. Five poets read, the first of whom was Bernard Clay. Clay performed five poetry readings, which focused on nature and how the natural world connected with […]

Temporary bookstore will be behind Joe Craft Center

The temporary bookstore will open on June 1, located behind the Joe Craft Center on Lexington Avenue, UK administration announced Thursday. “You may have noticed that construction has already begun on the blue basketball courts behind the Joe Craft Center,” Eric Monday, the Vice President for Finance and Administration, wrote in a campus-wide email. “Though […]

Fine Arts to host international art performance

By Ben Wade news@kykernel.com The College of Fine Arts will present “Audience Appeal,” a performance art conference featuring scholars, academics and renowned performance artists on Friday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. in the University of Kentucky Art Museum. The event is free and open to the public. This is the first performance art event […]