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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kernel staffers and alumni pose with their Pinnacle awards at MediaFest22 on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2022, at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C. Photo by Abbey Cutrer | Staff

Kentucky Kernel, KRNL bring home lessons in journalism and national awards from MediaFest22

Hannah Stanley, News Editor November 4, 2022

The Kentucky Kernel and KRNL Lifestyle + Fashion were named finalists for the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP) Pacemaker award, the most prestigious honor in collegiate journalism recognizing exceptional...

Kentucky Kernel staff and alumni hold their Associated Collegiate Press awards on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the National College Media Convention in Washington D.C.

Kernel staff wins Pacemaker, other top national awards

Kernel News Staff November 3, 2019

The Kentucky Kernel won a Pacemaker, one of the highest honors a college newspaper can earn, this weekend in Washington, D.C.The Kernel picked up several other awards at the Associated Collegiate Press...

Kernel staffers Michael Reaves, Marjorie Kirk and Will Wright attended the convention in Washington D.C. where they received the award. 

Kernel awarded ‘Pulitzer Prize of college journalism’

Sara Nederhoed October 24, 2016

The Associated Collegiate Press has awarded The Kentucky Kernel with the Pacemaker, one of the most prestigious awards in the country for student newspapers. This is the third time the paper has received...

Former Kernel editor becomes finalist for college journalism award

News Staff September 12, 2016

A former Kentucky Kernel editor in chief is a finalist for the 2016 Story of the Year award from the Associated Collegiate Press. Will Wright published "The woman behind the mask" in April 2016. The...

Kernel finalist for top college newspaper award

News Staff August 29, 2016

The Kentucky Kernel is a finalist for one of the top awards in college journalism, the Pacemaker. Three rounds of judging narrowed the 155 entries from around the country to 30 finalists, a handful of...

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