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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

A UK student throws a snowball at The Bowl on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021, at William T. Young Library in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Mass snowball fight drew hundreds despite COVID-19 risk

Natalie Parks February 18, 2021

It started with a group chat. It snowballed.Hundreds of University of Kentucky students showed up on Monday night during a winter weather warning and city state of emergency to participate in a mass snowball...

Students gather in front of Willy T Library for snowball fight on the evening of Feb.15. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Students organize mass snowball fight over messaging app

Kernel news staff February 15, 2021

Update (9:30 p.m.): The crowd has dwindled to around 50 dedicated participants.Update (8:30 p.m.): The crowd has downsized by half pretty quickly to about 400 to 500 participants left, and snowball fighting...

White Hall Classroom Building

UKPD quickly identify suspect after unsubstantiated bomb threat

Sydney Momeyer April 15, 2019

A bomb threat has been posted in a group message, but a campus-wide UK message assures students and faculty that it is not a credible threat.On Monday morning, a user named Jaye Brewster joined a class...

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