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Author Dani Shapiro speaks at the Whitehall Classroom Building on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Bryce Towle | Staff

Dani Shapiro: Storytelling with secrets

Morgan Loy, Reporter October 5, 2022

Author and podcast host Dani Shapiro spoke to UK students, faculty and staff about storytelling and family secrecy on Thursday, Sept. 29. Jeff Rice, department chair for Writing Rhetoric and Digital Studies,...

Mario Maitland poses for a portrait on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022, at the Gatton Student Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Humans of UK: Mario Maitland shares people’s stories

Laurie Jonhatan February 17, 2022

Mario Maitland, a recent December 2021 UK graduate, debuted his podcast “What’s Next with Rio,” last fall on social media. Maitland began season one, which is still in continuance, with a vision...

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Remember that weird tweet you made 5 years ago? Yeah, so do we.

Autumn Miller March 20, 2019

Whenever you’re posting online, you probably don’t think about who will see it in the future; you post it thinking only your friends and family will look at it. That's the case for the most part, but...

Political perspective

Calling for a compromise in government over shutdown, border wall

Kellsie Kennedy January 10, 2019

Earlier this year, NPR released a podcast called “Red Brain, Blue Brain,” which examined a multitude of studies and placed them together to understand what causes political differences and how those...

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Best podcasts to listen to over break

Sarah Halsey December 18, 2018

Christmas break is here, and so many good podcasts came out in 2018. There is so much that you can learn from podcasts, and there are podcasts on most any topic you can image for free online. I listen...

Matthew 2 Mello Hopkins has been making music for 15 years.

UK alumnus ‘2 Mello’ makes money out of music

Akhira Umar April 26, 2018

A UK alumnus is doing his dream job, and people can hear how well it's going.Matthew “2 Mello” Hopkins is a self-employed composer and sound designer who can work with just about any sound. His music...

Between the Blue and White Lines: Why the SEC is Awesome by Tim Garrison

Between the Blue and White Lines: Why the SEC is Awesome by Tim Garrison

Kernel Sports Staff April 19, 2018

Chris and Chase sit down with historic head gymnastics coach Tim Garrison as he describes the program's first-ever trip to the national semifinals. They definitely don't lose any audio that they took a...

Between the Blue and White Lines: How Hamidou Learned Basketball

Kernel Sports Staff March 21, 2018

Team AC struggles with the fact that UK will likely make an Elite Eight, and possibly a Final Four. But, is the path as cut and dry as it seems? The guys weigh in.

Between the Blue and White Lines: Chris’s Near Betrayal

Kernel Sports Staff March 1, 2018

The guys sit down in Rupp Arena for UK's final home game of the year, in which they got their fourth straight impressive win. Chris is edging towards team Bound to the Bluegrass - see if he makes the flip...

Between the Blue and White Lines: Ode to Hamidou Diallo

Between the Blue and White Lines: Ode to Hamidou Diallo

Kernel Sports Staff February 25, 2018

In a new Between the Blue and White Lines podcast, the guys sit down in Rupp Arena after UK's 21-point win over Missouri to discuss the game and what caught their eye the most. Chase Campbell also offers...

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Between the Blue & White Lines: The Brain Dead Union

Kernel Sports Staff January 30, 2018

The crew gets together to discuss UK's most recent win against West Virginia, previews the Vanderbilt game and decides whether or not this UK team with Kevin Knox is for real.

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Between the Blue and White Lines: Is Jarred Vanderbilt the answer?

Kernel Sports Staff January 18, 2018

Season 2 Episode 2: The gang gets back together to discuss UK's loss to South Carolina, as well as look ahead to Saturday's game against Florida. The group also gets into a discussion on Jarred Vanderbilt,...

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