Dancing to a different beat: Dance ensemble twists routine with pop culture

By Megan Doll news@kykernel.com The UK Dance Ensemble will present its spring concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Sunday in the Singletary Center for the Arts’ Recital Hall. This semester’s concert will feature a variety of dance forms, including modern and contemporary dance, musical theatre and jazz. Student choreographers, along […]

New dorms may inhibit social life: Students, resident advisers claim old dorms created more community

Current residents of the new halls, including two resident advisers who previously lived in Blanding Tower and Blanding IV, said that while they enjoy living in the newly-built dorms this year because of the cleanliness and resources available, they miss living in the older buildings because of the social interaction and overall environment with other residents.

Police arrest third suspect in shooting of Kernel photo editor

By Will Wright wwright@kykernel.com Lexington police arrested a third individual in connection to the murder of Kentucky Kernel photo editor Jonathan Krueger. A 17-year-old male was charged with murder, robbery, and tampering with physical evidence in connection with the shooting on the 400 block of East Maxwell Street near campus. Police said they do not […]

Suspects in shooting of Kernel photo editor enter not guilty pleas

By Will Wright wwright@kykernel.com Neither suspect in the shooting of Kentucky Kernel photo editor Jonathan Krueger said a word in Fayette County District Court this afternoon. Defense attorneys for Efrain Diaz Jr., 20, and Justin Delone Smith, 18, entered not guilty pleas to the charges of murder and first-degree robbery. Smith was also charged with tampering […]