VRC fights for new office


VRC has been located in room 124 on the first floor of Funkhouser Building since it was created. Over the years it has become increasingly difficult for the small office to handle the traffic flow.

Christian group confronts students by Avenue of Champions

John McGlone is yelled at by journalism freshman Haley Woods outside Bowman's Den on Monday November, 9th, 2015 in Lexington, KY. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff

By Dan Bodden news@kykernel.com Campus Ministry USA, a traveling Christian group, stood at Wildcat Alumni Plaza in a change of venue Monday, yelling at passersby and engaging in heated conversation with students. Open-air preachers used to set up outside the Student Center before it was torn down for reconstruction. The demonstration, across Avenue of Champions from […]

Unique major for art students

UK is one of few universities that offer the Art's Administration major. Photo by Joel Repoley | Staff 

An arts administration major prepares students for management positions in art-related career fields. UK offers the major for undergraduates, as well as an online master’s degree. UK is one of only 38 U.S. universities to offer the degree to undergraduates.

Krueger scholarship goes to photo editor

at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis , IN. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff.

By Will Wright wwright@kykernel.com It was the day before Easter, and UK had just lost the Final Four match to Wisconsin. Now-Kernel photo editor Michael Reaves and then-photo editor Jonathan Krueger were devastated. This was their opportunity to photograph the Cats in a National Championship, and after a perfect season, the opportunity was gone. They […]

Planned Parenthood debate occurs outside White Hall

UK Students for Life pitched an information tent around 10 a.m., setting up anti-abortion Planned Parenthood Project signage with little pink crosses spread across the lawn to signify the amount of fetuses aborted each day. Pro-choice activists quickly popped up at the scene and confronted the organization.

Campus officials look to limit instances of unreported sexual assaults

A male UK student reported to university police that he was a victim of sexual misconduct in his dorm room by another male on Nov. 1, prompting a campus bulletin and furthering the conversation about sexual assault on campus.

R&B star Miguel to return to Kentucky for show

By Aspen Gage and Desiree Cross news@kykernel.com Every UK student has seen the poster of Miguel Pimentel advertising for his upcoming show on campus. As part of its fall concert series, Student Activities Board is bringing the Grammy award-winning R&B superstar to Memorial Coliseum on Monday. Indie pop singer Grace Mitchell, 16, will accompany Miguel […]