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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

I Voted stickers are laid out for voters on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, at a polling place in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

The midterm elections: An overview

Paul Schlowak, Reporter November 14, 2022

Midterm elections took place Tuesday, Nov. 8, during which Americans voted for governors, representatives and senators. The election decided whether Democrats would lose their control in the national House...

Students take notes 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

Students feel stress for midterms but see light at end of the tunnel

Josh Ford March 11, 2021

Midterms are one of the most stressful times of the year for most college students. In a year in which higher education and learning has been upended almost completely, the benchmark tests students face...

UK students pick up their stuffing and animal toys at SABs annual Stuff-a-Plush event on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in the White Hall classroom building. Photo by Gillian Stawiszynski.

SAB’s Stuff-a-Plush makes for welcome break for UK students

Gillian Stawiszynski March 2, 2020

The Student Activities Board held the perfect event for midterm de-stressing last week.On Thursday, Feb 27, SAB once again hosted their highly enjoyed Stuff-a-Plush event inside the White Hall Classroom...

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UK should close on every election day, not just presidential years

November 2, 2018

A little over two years from today, UK will close its doors for classes on Tuesday, Nov. 3, for the 2020 presidential election.While the presidential election is considered an academic holiday at UK, midterm...

Kernel Opinion SIG

Advice from a senior: Get ready for midterms now

Kellsie Kennedy October 1, 2018

It seems like we just barely started the semester, but take it from a senior: Now is the best time to start studying for midterms. One of the most important things I have learned in college is to not...

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