Mar 26, 2019
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 27, 2019) – The numbers tell a startling and numbing story:
In 2017, 70,000 Americans lost their lives to drug overdoses – a number that is expected to continue to rise for the near future.
Mar 18, 2019
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 18, 2019) - John Thelin is widely regarded as one of the country’s experts on higher education.
The long-time University of Kentucky professor of higher education and public policy has written what many consider to be the definitive history of American higher education – A History of American...
Mar 11, 2019
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 11, 2019) – The University of Kentucky community is celebrating Women’s History Month. Throughout March, UKNow will feature the women — past and present — on whose shoulders we stand and whose hard work has made our achievements possible. With a combination of fierce resolve and deep...
Mar 7, 2019
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 7, 2019) – What does it mean to plan for not just this year or next year, but for the next five years?
That’s the innovative idea behind the five-year financial plan known as Our Path Forward. The strategic roadmap is a long-term examination of the revenues UK must generate to meet its mission...
Mar 4, 2019
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Mar. 4, 2019) - In the late 1960s, P.G. Peeples made his way to the University of Kentucky from the coal town of Lynch in Eastern Kentucky.
He thought he would be a teacher – studies he focused intently on.
But five decades later, Peeples has been marking some 50 years as President/CEO of the Urban...