03|04|15 - New Sustainable and Recyclable Consumer Products Brand Wins UK Venture Challenge -

University of Kentucky architecture graduate student Mark Manczyk won the UK Venture Challenge and a $1,500 scholarship with his business idea, "re.3." Second place and $1,000 went to Phillip Gordon with "Nomad Apparel."

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02|18|15 - A Look Inside Gender, Film, and Appalachia -

Carol Mason's class examines the range of representation in images of Appalachia and Appalachians in popular media.

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02|09|15 - UK's Yeager Part of Team That Finds Missing Deepwater Horizon Oil -

Since the Deepwater Horizon disaster, also referred to as the BP oil spill, occurred in 2010, scientists have been searching for millions of gallons of unaccounted oil — 11 to 30 percent of the oil estimated to have been spilled — in the Gulf of Mexico.

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01|27|15 - 'Green Talks' on WRFL Features Student Sustainability Efforts -

"Green Talks," a new weekly talk show on WRFL 88.1, is focusing on student-funded sustainability efforts at the University of Kentucky.

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01|26|15 - Lectures Focus on How Appalachia Is Portrayed in Film -

A series of lectures about Appalachians on film, begins January 27, with “Genre and Jessica Lynch” at 2 p.m. in William T. Young Library Auditorium.

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12|19|14 - WUKY's 'UK Perspectives' Talks Sustainability This Week -

The President’s Sustainability Advisory Committee recently awarded $100,000 to seven campus teams and Shane Tedder and Suzette Walling discuss the projects and their impact on campus and the Lexington community.

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11|25|14 - Seven Projects to Receive UK Sustainability Challenge Grants -

The President’s Sustainability Advisory Committee recently announced seven sustainability projects receiving grants, a total of $100,000 in funding, from the UK Sustainability Challenge Grant Program.

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11|23|14 - Finding Faults: Inside Sean Bemis' Research -

Sean Bemis put his hands together side by side to demonstrate two plates of the earth’s crust with a smooth boundary running between them. But that boundary is not always smooth and those plates do not always sit together neatly, which makes the earth’s crust a dynamic and complex surface.

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11|04|14 - Her Roots Run Deep: Shannon Bell's Book Continues to Earn Top Honors -

Assistant Professor of Sociology Shannon Bell described her recent book, Our Roots Run Deep as Ironweed: Appalachian Women and the Fight for Environmental Justice, as a project that gives voice to her subjects: women fighting against the environmental effects of coal mining in Appalachia.

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10|27|14 - Compassionate Science: Edward Lo -

Graduate student Edward Lo studies the sediment patterns and hydrology of a region in Brazil called the Pantanal, which is the world’s largest freshwater wetlands. Often American geologists base their research on a region within the U.S. One of the many things that makes Lo and his work unique is his commitment to research abroad.

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10|01|14 - We're All Friends Here -

A&S faculty are erasing the gap between the natural sciences and the social sciences and humanities.

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09|30|14 - Sedimentary, My Dear Watson -

Kevin Yeager's lab can measure the rate of coastline loss in Louisiana or document the effects of exposure to radioactive fallout.

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09|30|14 - UK College of Arts and Sciences: 106 Years of Excellence -

More than an “s” has been added since the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Science was created in 1908 with only seven faculty members.

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09|15|14 - ‘Pick It Up’ for a Cleaner, Greener, More Beautiful UK -

The University of Kentucky is launching the “Pick it Up” campaign this week, urging participation from the entire UK community to help make our campus litter-free.

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03/24/15 - Film Screening: Goodbye Gauley Mountain
, Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle @
2:00pm

in Young Library Auditorium

03/31/15 - SWAP Meeting with Brown Award Recipients
, Lindsay Shade and Kathryn Engle @
12:00pm

in UK Appalachian Center

 

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