Home » Archives by category » News » Campus News (Page 4)

Last spring and over the summer, UK Physical Plant Division planted around 130 of the planned 430 new trees to be added to campus this year, said George Riddle, ground and garage manager for the physical plant division.

Continue reading …

New discoveries possible with new energy economy

Comments Off

A multi-department “new energy economy” project that received $24 million from the National Science Foundation and the Kentucky Experimental Program to Stimulate Compatitive Research last week could help discover new forms of energy, said chemicals and materials engineering professor and membrane team principal investigator Dibakar Bhattacharyya.

Continue reading …

Students looking to get ahead and improve their “swagger” can attend a talk given by Fonzworth Bentley, a musician, author and former assistant to P. Diddy, speaks about his book, Advance Your Swagger: How to Use Manners, Confidence and Style to Get Ahead, at 7 p.m. Thursday in Memorial Hall.

Continue reading …
K-Lair returns to central campus: Several other new dining options available for students

A new K-Lair opened on the same block as its predecessor in the first floor of the new Haggin Hall on Tuesday.
The ribbon-cutting headlined the unveiling of several new restaurant options on campus stemming from UK dining’s partnership with food services business Aramark this year.

Continue reading …

UK recently created two websites that will allow students and faculty to report student code violations and tobacco use on campus.

Continue reading …

North Campus lost hot water access over Labor Day

Comments Off

Buildings on North Campus did not have hot water from about 3 p.m. Sunday to 8 a.m. Monday while UK’s Physical Plant Division repaired a high-pressure steam line.

Continue reading …
More off-campus dining for students: Chatham’s, Cook-Out open  in walking distance of campus

By Brooke Hamilton and Kevin Erpenbeck news@kykernel.com UK students have new off-campus dining options with the addition of local restaurants on the streets around campus. Chatham’s Southern Comfort Foods has taken over the location of the original Ramsey’s Diner on East High Street. With local street signs decorating the walls, Chatham’s evokes a feeling of […]

Continue reading …

Record class hits campus

Comments Off

A large freshman class led UK to offer apartment housing to upperclassmen who had planned to live in dorms, reopen Blazer Hall and room resident advisers with residents.

Continue reading …
K Week rings in school year: More than 100 activities help welcome students to campus

The final few days of K Week activities before classes brought students outside and together for community service Monday and free food and performances Tuesday.

Continue reading …

Parking mirrors campus changes

Comments Off
Parking mirrors campus changes

With this year’s new students and construction have come changes to parking and transportation on campus. Lance Broeking, UK’s director of parking and transportation services, outlined the changes for students on Monday.

Continue reading …