We should not be afraid to learn about other cultures

Marjorie Kirk, contributing columnist

This year, UK’s College of Arts and Sciences has chosen the Year of the Middle East for its Passport to the World program, featuring a series of events and lectures focusing on the cultural and the historical aspects of Middle Eastern countries.

Stewart’s passion spurs ‘Daily Show’ popularity

Cheyene Miller
Contributing Columnist

When attempting to get their daily dose of news, UK students and other young Americans take a different approach than previous generations. Most don’t turn the TV to Fox News or CNN, they tune into Comedy Central at 11 p.m. ET to watch “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.”