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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Tayvho Handstand

‘I have a name.’ Tayvis Akpan is more than ‘dancing guy’

Sarah Ladd March 6, 2019

You’ve seen him dancing— or, as he prefers to call it, “vibing”— around campus, but don’t call him “The Dancing Guy.”Tayvis Akpan prefers to be called by his self-appointed nickname “Tayvho”...

Kentuckians lined downtown Lexington, Kentucky on Sunday, October 29, 2017 to watch the annual Halloween Thriller parade. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Interested in becoming a zombie? Thriller Parade taking auditions

Sarah Halsey September 21, 2018

The Mecca Dance Studio puts on a legendary Thriller parade every October around Halloween, and this year is no exception.The studio will soon be hosting its annual auditions for the Lexington Thriller...

Woman dances during Thriller Parade on Friday, October 28, 2016 in Lexington, Ky. Photo Arden Barnes | Saff

Zombies will walk the streets of Lexington at Halloween event

Taylor Kettle October 27, 2017

Sunday is thriller, thriller night in Lexington.On Sunday, Oct. 29, the city of Lexington will come together to show tribute to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” to celebrate Halloween.The event is a...

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