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 […]

One person injured in East Maxwell Fire

Debris from the fire sits on the front lawn  on Thursday, April 16, 2015 in Lexington, In.  Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff.

By Cheyene Miller news@kykernel.com One person was transported to UK Chandler Hospital for burn injuries after a house fire on the 400 block of East Maxwell Street on Thursday morning. The severity of the injuries is unknown. Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the blaze, but the Lexington Herald-Leader reported that the […]

Looking back before moving on

Beth Barnes, director of UK's School of Journalism and Telecommunications, poses for a portrait at the Enoch Grehan Journalism Building on Monday, April 13, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Adam Pennavaria | Staff

Her course in Cape Town, South Africa, is particularly powerful, Barnes said. She marveled at the appreciation people in the non-profit groups have for the students’ work, which is developed in only a few short days.