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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Alejandro G. Inarritu accepts the award for best director for "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)'', in the press room of the 87th Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. (Ian West/PA Wire/TNS)

Are the Oscars a waste of time?

Sarah Michels February 25, 2021

I typically find out the Oscars are happening the day after they’re over. Same with the Golden Globes, Emmys, Grammys, Tonys and the dozens of other awards shows usually broadcast at the beginning of...

Kentucky quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. celebrates a touchdown scored by running back AJ Rose during the game against Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 17-13. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Lynn Bowden wins Paul Hornung Award

Mohammad Ahmad December 11, 2019

For the first time in school history, the Kentucky football team has a Paul Hornung Award winner.Wide receiver-turned-quarterback Lynn Bowden was named the 2019 Paul Hornung Award winner on Wednesday morning...

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Awards belong to those who earn them, and that’s not just winners

Sarah Simon-Patches March 26, 2019

Growing up, I was always involved in something. Soccer, swimming, science fair -- you name it, my mom had signed me up. Like many other kids, I was proud to show off the medals, trophies and ribbons I...

Implicit Dance Crew took the talent show by storm, finishing the night with first place.

SAB, Underground Perspective highlight UK’s ‘unique’ talents

Hailey Peters November 14, 2018

UK prides itself on being an institution that gives diverse individuals the opportunity to showcase their special talents, and nowhere was this truer than at “Step into the Spotlight,” a talent show...

Congressman Any Barr speaks during the make America great again rally on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 at Alumni Coliseum in Richmond, Ky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Republican Andy Barr wins contested House race, will serve another term

Jacob Eads November 6, 2018

Republican incumbent Congressman Andy Barr will serve another term in the U.S. House of Representatives after defeating Democratic challenger Ret. Lt. Col. Amy McGrath in the race for Kentucky’s Sixth...

The Kentucky Rifle team is named team of the year at the Catspy Awards on Monday, April 23, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

The 2018 CATSPYs winners are…

Kernel News Staff April 23, 2018

Team of the year: UK Rifle Coach of the year: Harry Mullins (rifle) Female athletes of the yearWinners: Leah Edmond (volleyball) and Asia Seidt (swim and dive)Nominees:Katie Reed, softballMami Adachi,...

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