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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

A UK student takes notes on an iPad in a class on Friday, Feb. 5, 2021, at White Hall Classroom Building in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Kentucky Kernel

Eduroam: A hotspot of connection issues

Nate Lucas, Reporter September 10, 2022

UK students have been experiencing difficulties with the university provided Wi-Fi, eduroam, during the first weeks of classes. Eduroam is a global company that provides Wi-Fi to thousands of hotspots...

A UK student takes notes on an iPad in Jill Day’s History & Philosophy of Physical Education & Sport class on Friday, Feb. 5, 2021, at White Hall Classroom Building in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

How often are students using their university-designated tech?

Claire Osterfeld April 14, 2022

Nearly every freshman, sophomore and junior at UK has been provided an iPad, but how often are these iPads utilized?In 2019, the university announced that it was beginning a partnership with Apple Corporation....

Kernel Opinion SIG

Spring Cleaning: Let’s get rid of phone-free classrooms

October 4, 2018

Before you rush to harsh judgments and stereotypes, hear me out: Phones can be useful and, quite frankly, they’re going to be part of our future. So let’s get used to the idea of phones in college...

UK journalism student Maris Halpern works on her laptop in her Media Storytelling class in the basement of the Enoch Grehan Journalism Building on April 4, 2018. 

Need help with UK’s changing Wi-Fi? Check out this week’s help session schedule

Kernel News Staff April 16, 2018

The campus-wide Wi-Fi network, "ukyedu," is being replaced by "eduroam" by the end of this semester.UK is offering assistance and tabling sessions for those looking for further instructions around the...

New MacBook Pros shown after update announcement

MacBook Pro gets a long overdue update

Madison Rexroat October 31, 2016

Apple announced on Thursday, Oct. 27th that the MacBook Pro will get a long overdue update, creating a model with a sleeker design, touch capabilities and more.According to an article by Wired, the new...

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