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Students wait in line for Nathan’s Taqueria food truck at the Eat Around the World SAB event on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Abbey Cutrer | Staff

Eat Around the World invites students to travel the world, without leaving UK’s campus

Taylor Moon September 26, 2022

University of Kentucky's Student Activities Board (SAB) hosted “Eat Around the World” on Sept. 16, an event designed to introduce students to the food, traditions, music and people of other cultures...

Kentucky Students at UK CSA Wildcat Market on Wednesday, Sep. 14, 2022, at University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Morgan Simmons | Staff

Wildcat Market promotes clean eating and sense of community on campus

Laurel Swanz, Reporter September 19, 2022

Years of parental pestering to “eat more vegetables” paid off when nearly 600 students lined up around the former University Motor Pool for UK’s first ever Wildcat Market on Sept. 14. UK’s Student...

UK T&F finds multiple victories at Drake Relays

Aaron Benjamin May 1, 2022

The UK Track and Field team competed in the Drake Relays from Thursday, April 28 to Saturday, May 1. Both the men and the women competed in several events from the 200m to javelin. The competition was...

Wildcat Wardrobe provides free professional clothing, hosts open house for students

Wildcat Wardrobe provides free professional clothing, hosts open house for students

Grace Hager February 8, 2022

Free of charge and hassle, the University of Kentucky’s Wildcat Wardrobe helps all students dress for success by offering a wardrobe full of business and professional attire for students. The wardrobe...

Kentucky Rifle

Shaner, Tucker lead Kentucky to weekend rifle wins

Barkley Truax November 14, 2021

What a weekend it was for Kentucky Rifle.Kentucky won their Long Rifle Event over Morehead and Murray State with a score of 7059 on Saturday. Murray State would nab a 7022 while Morehead State finished...

IFC new member fraternity activities suspended indefinitely, UK FSL announces

IFC new member fraternity activities suspended indefinitely, UK FSL announces

Sarah Michels October 21, 2021

UK’s Fraternity and Sorority Life Office (FSL) announced Wednesday that all Interfraternity Council (IFC) new member events are suspended indefinitely in response to Thomas “Lofton” Hazelwood’s...

Campus orgs celebrate Black History month with slate of events

Hannah Stanley February 8, 2021

University of Kentucky organizations will be hosting events throughout the month of February to celebrate Black History Month for students and faculty to participate in. Events ranging from discussions,...

Parish-Baker said BSU has been pleasantly surprised at the volume of donations. I think the Hope Center is gonna be very satisfied, she said. 

‘BSU is here.’ Donation drive latest in student organization’s 26-day unity event

Sarah Michels October 8, 2020

The Black Student Union at UK isn't just for minorities—it's for everyone. "We take pride in everybody," said Anyia Jones, BSU vice president and senior medical laboratory science major. "Yes, we focus...

Fans watch from the outfield during the game against Marshall on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 16-15. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

SEC cancels remainder of athletic competition for 2019-2020 athletic year

Kernel Sports Staff March 17, 2020

The Southeastern Conference has officially canceled all athletic competition for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year due to the COVID-19 outbreak.The SEC announced this decision in a tweet Tuesday...

UK students pick up their stuffing and animal toys at SABs annual Stuff-a-Plush event on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in the White Hall classroom building. Photo by Gillian Stawiszynski.

SAB’s Stuff-a-Plush makes for welcome break for UK students

Gillian Stawiszynski March 2, 2020

The Student Activities Board held the perfect event for midterm de-stressing last week.On Thursday, Feb 27, SAB once again hosted their highly enjoyed Stuff-a-Plush event inside the White Hall Classroom...

Rafael Estrada, Sam Morris, Michael Probst and Caleb Geyer work on Singularity, their game for the Global Game Jam Event in late January on the the Bluegrass Community & Technical Colleges Newtown campus in Lexington, Ky. Photo provided by Ryan Whitt.

How a video game design competition opened friendships, opportunities for UK students

Ryan Whitt February 19, 2020

They came together as strangers passionate about video game design and left as friends.Rafael Estrada, Sam Morris, Michael Probst and Caleb Geyer met at Lexington's Global Game Jam Event in late January.Probst...

Rafael Estrada, Sam Morris, Michael Probst and Caleb Geyer work on Singularity, their game for the Global Game Jam Event in late January on the the Bluegrass Community & Technical Colleges Newtown campus in Lexington, Ky. Photo provided by Ryan Whitt.

How a 48-hour video game design competition, opened friendships, opportunities for UK students

Ryan Whitt February 12, 2020

They came together as strangers passionate about video game design and left as friends.Rafael Estrada, Sam Morris, Michael Probst, and Caleb Geyer met at Lexington's Global Game Jam Event in late January.Probst...

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