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Kentucky Kernel

A student studies in the library in the UK Law Building on campus on Friday, September 6, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

The $53 million UK law building is open for students

Amanda Bryant September 11, 2019

University of Kentucky law students now have a new place to call home.The estimated $53 million UK College of Law building, located beside Memorial Hall and under renovation since the summer 2017, is open,...

Mike Farrell

A student, former Kernel editor remembers Mike Farrell

Bailey Vandiver August 29, 2019

“I think I might go to law school,” I said, and braced myself for Dr. Farrell’s reaction.On Sept. 4, 2018, Dr. Farrell and I were both guests at a dinner hosted by UK Libraries with Sid Davis, a...

Sadiqa Reynolds is a UK law school graduate and the current president and CEO of the Louisville Urban League.

UK law school graduate working to bring change to Louisville community

Jericho Curry January 14, 2019

UK law school graduate Sadiqa Reynolds is bringing about change in the West End Louisville community through the Louisville Urban League.Prior to graduating from UK law school, Reynolds was the president...

’96 law school graduate revisits campus, sees change in progress

Bailey Vandiver September 28, 2017

“Let’s go in the law school,” my mom said to me after my official campus tour was over.We had just seen all the major locations on campus: Willy T, the brand new dining hall The 90, Whitehall and...

UK associate law professor Brian L. Frye gives a TED Talk at Jilin University in Changchun, China. Photo provided by Frye.

UK law professor discusses ‘extremum’ in TED Talk in China

Shelby Helton September 26, 2017

A UK law professor gave a TED Talk at Jilin University in Changchun, China in June.Brian L. Frye, Associate Professor of Law, received the opportunity to travel to China this summer to teach at multiple...

The latest industry to be threatened by technology: Law

Madison Rexroat June 30, 2017

The days of Elle Woods revolutionizing Harvard Law School could soon be over – or so recent trends would have you believe. While top schools like Harvard and Yale haven’t suffered much, moderate and...

Female law students start at a disadvantage, research says

Madison Rexroat December 3, 2016

Women have made great strides in gaining a presence on college campuses, particularly with law schools. 49.4 percent of the country’s law school students are women, but when it comes to these women getting...

Psychology senior Tessa Adkins works in Mathews Garden. She goes to the garden every day, and hopes UK will not tear it down.

Mathews Garden too important to lose

Editorial Staff April 11, 2016

Psychology senior Tessa Adkins goes to Mathews Garden every day.Twice a week, she comes to the patch of organic soil, filled to the brim with more than 350 different species of plants, to weed and to tear...

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