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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Queen Elizabeth, center, with Prince Phillip on left, watches a race with Will and Sarah Faris on Derby Day at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday, May 5, 2007. Photo by Charles Bertram | Lexington Herald Leader.

Death of Queen Elizabeth sparks range of emotions and questions about the United Kingdom’s future

Alexis Baker, Reporter September 12, 2022

On Sept. 8, Queen Elizabeth II passed away, ending her 70-year reign as queen of the United Kingdom – the longest reign in British history. Several UK students shared their thoughts after hearing...

UK seniors Jonathan Thomas and Maggie Davis are crowed UKs 2019 Homecoming King and Queen on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Davis, Thomas crowned 2019 UK homecoming royalty

Natalie Parks October 12, 2019

A new king and queen have been crowned. Maggie Davis and Jonathon Thomas were presented the title of Homecoming Queen and King from University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto and Dr. Mary Lynne Capilouto...

Dr. Capilouto crowns homecoming queen Willow Kreutzer at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky, on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Photo by Lexi Baskin | Staff.

How to vote for UK’s 2018 Homecoming Court before time runs out

Kernel News Staff October 17, 2018

Voting for UK's Homecoming King and Queen opened Wednesday night and will last through 9 p.m. on Thursday. The Student Activities Board announced via social media that students can vote for their desired...

Wes Taylor and Jada Linton were crowned homecoming King and Queen during the game against at Missouri Kroger Field in Lexington, Ky. on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Photo by Josh Mott | Staff.

Homecoming Court 2017: History made at halftime

The 2017 homecoming candidates waited in the tunnel to walk out onto the field, adjusting their sashes.While waiting for halftime of UK's homecoming football game they formed a circle, with their hands...

Aspen Gage, Assistant Features Editor

The beauty industry casts a shadow on women of color

Aspen Gage January 16, 2016

Our world is becoming more aware of women of color in industries where they are the minority. In the media, black actresses are getting lead roles and winning Oscars. In the fashion industry, more models...

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