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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

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BROADCAST: Mo Weheba chefs up his own future

Nate Lucas, Broadcast/Podcast Manager February 7, 2024

Mo Weheba is like many other UK students. He goes to class and in the evening he clocks in at his job. But unlike other UK students, he clocks in as the owner.

Crowds gather to worship on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, in Hughes Auditorium at Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky. Photo by Abbey Cutrer | Staff

PHOTOS: ‘It just felt like holy ground.’ Asbury University revival draws hundreds

Abbey Cutrer February 24, 2023

Crowds gather to worship on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, in Hughes Auditorium at Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky. Asbury has become a site for a non-stop worship service since Feb. 8. The university...

Isaac Sutherland, left, and Mallory Hudson answer questions during the SGA Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2023, at the Gatton Student Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Travis Fannon | Staff

‘I have been disappointed by this institution.’ Student body president hopefuls face off in debate

Courtney Suber, Reporter February 24, 2023

UK’s Student Government Association hosted the 2023 presidential and vice-presidential debate in the Worsham Cinema in the Gatton Student Center on Feb. 21. Dean of Students, Trisha Clement-Montgomery,...

The Hub offers off-campus housing with added luxuries

Bryce Stiff April 25, 2019

The Hub apartment complex, the newest off campus housing near the University of Kentucky, will open in August 2019.The nationwide off campus student housing company is adding Lexington to their list of...

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One Day for UK encourages community to participate in day of giving

Akhira Umar April 16, 2019

All die-hard UK fans with big, blue, bleeding hearts are being called to participate in One Day for UK, the university’s first giving day.For 24 hours, from midnight on April 17 to 11:59 p.m., anyone...

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SAB Stuff a Plush event helps students cope with end-of-semester stress

Garrett Burton April 4, 2019

As the semester winds down, is there a better way to take your mind off the stresses of your courses than stuffing and dressing your own stuffed animal?  Probably not!On April 4, The Student Activities...

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Kentucky Theatre is a Lexington landmark with an ‘old-time feeling’

Olivia Maupin April 4, 2019

Downtown Lexington is home to an overlooked gem, the Kentucky Theatre, that the city’s younger generation seems to be missing out on.The Kentucky Theatre, which first opened in 1922, is an elegant movie...

Participants in The Office trivia attempt to win prizes at an SAB sponsored event.

SAB overcomes technical issues to host a large crowd for Office themed trivia

Ana Neal April 4, 2019

Although the Student Activities Board’s trivia, on Wednesday night, didn’t go completely as planned, attendees got to showcase their knowledge of the popular show The Office and had the opportunity...

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Veteran, filmmaker tells Vietnam War story in Emmy winning documentary

Isabella Chirico April 2, 2019

“It’s a story about humanizing the enemy.”This is how guest speaker Ron Osgood, Vietnam War veteran, professor emeritus from Indiana University and film director, introduced his Emmy winning documentary...

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Comedian Chris D’Elia to perform at UK

Kristi Fitzgerald March 28, 2019

Comedian, actor and writer Chris D’Elia will be performing a stand-up comedy show as a part of his “Follow the Leader” tour on March 31, 2019, on the University of Kentucky’s campus in the Singletary...

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College of Communication to hold student film festival celebrating diversity

Emily Baehner March 26, 2019

The College of Communication and Information is seeking student submissions for its first ever Kentucky Diversity Film Festival, where students will have the opportunity to be featured alongside award-winning...

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On advertising, free speech and dreary Mondays

Bailey Vandiver March 25, 2019

I woke up this morning, put on my yellow rain jacket because the forecast called for rain, and went to the Kernel newsroom. This is what I do nearly every morning— minus the rain jacket sometimes, of...

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