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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Tricia Henry, an academic advisor in the Gatton College of Business, works in her office on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Important or unnecessary: A look at advising appointments

Lindsey Davis and Emily Girard February 22, 2022

Once a semester, every student gets an advising hold on their account, which requires them to meet with their adviser before they can schedule their classes for the following semester.For some students,...

UKs cheerleading team making a pyramid during ESPN College GameDay at Rupp Arena on January 26, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. No. 8 Kentucky mens basketball takes on No. 9 Kansas at 6:00 PM. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Investigation reveals hazing in UK cheerleading program

Kernel News Staff May 18, 2020

A university-conducted investigation found "hazing activities, alcohol use, and public nudity by some members" during off-campus trips and activities, President Capilouto announced.The investigation found...

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‘Weirdly enough, it is a good time:’ A night in the life of a UK dorm desk clerk

Pedro Fonseca November 13, 2019

As the nights go by at the University of Kentucky, while many are asleep, there are some students, desk clerks and resident advisers who stay awake at the front desk at the dorms.“I know some desk clerks,...

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To drop or not to drop a class, that is the question

September 4, 2018

Plenty of college students can easily fall behind in their studies in college, whether it's because of a long night out with friends or pulling an all-nighter to study for a huge test. It happens to just...

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