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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Jasper Peeno (left) and Ben Morrison pose for a portrait on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at the Gatton Student Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Amanda Braman | Staff

Humans of UK: Ben Morrison and Jasper Peeno bring beekeeping to UK

Kaleb Littleton November 18, 2021

Ben Morrison and Jasper Peeno are buzzing about their new beekeeping club at the University of Kentucky.Morrison, a forestry major, and Peeno, an environmental sciences and natural resources major, are...

Lauren DeVore, an eighth grader from DeVore Homeschool, competes in the University of Kentucky Regional Spelling Bee in the Worsham Cinema on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020.

To Bee or Not to Bee? UK’s spelling bee may not exist next year

Natalie Parks February 25, 2020

50/50.Those are the odds John Cruz gave of the UK Regional Spelling Bee’s survival.Cruz, the project manager of the School of Journalism and Media, served as “bee coordinator” this year. UK’s Scripps...

environmental fridays

The bees are disappearing?

Brianna Stanley September 28, 2018

Several years ago, footballer Eli Manning boosted awareness of bee disappearances with his iconic tweet: “When your brother wins the super bowl but then you remember that bees are dying globally at an...

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