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UK's CAER Part of Kentucky’s First Megawatt-scale Carbon Capture Pilot System

The University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research is partnering with LG&E and KU Energy, the U.S. Department of Energy, the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet and other utilities on this project seeking cost-effective technologies to reduce and manage carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants.   Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:03am

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UK Receives $3.75 Million For Community-Based Rural Cancer Prevention

The UK Rural Cancer Prevention Center has received a $3.75 million, five-year grant renewal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The community-based project will focus on preventing colorectal cancer in Central Appalachia and other rural areas through promotion of a new at-home screening test.   Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 10:04am

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UK Superfund Research Center Receives $12.2 Million Federal Grant

UK Superfund Research Center’s biomedical research focuses on the idea that nutrition can help reduce negative health effects from exposure to hazardous chemicals.   Monday, June 16, 2014 - 10:01am

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UK Awarded $1.9 Million to Improve Retention of STEM Majors

Howard Hughes Medical Institute funds five-year project to promote student achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, in collaboration with Bluegrass Community and Technical College.   Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 11:05am

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Major Tree Planting Initiative Underway at UK

Our "see blue." campus is getting greener this year.  More than 400 trees are scheduled to be planted on the University of Kentucky campus over the next year. As the university approaches its 150th anniversary year in 2015, this initiative, named "Planting for the Next 150 Years," is expected to make an impact well into the next century.   Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 12:10pm

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STAR Offers Undergrads Paid Internships in Research Labs

Thanks to a new NIAAA grant, undergraduate students interested in the STEM fields will have the opportunity to earn a paid summer internship with faculty researching alcohol abuse. The program will reach out specifically to a diverse group of Kentucky students for this unique educational experience. Psychology Professor Mark Prendergast and Kim Nixon, associate professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences oversee the program.   Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 10:35am

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UK HealthCare Implements Temporary Restrictions on Inpatient Visitation Due to Flu

UK HealthCare has temporarily amended its inpatient hospital visitation policy to be proactive in helping protect the health and well-being of patients and health care workers during this influenza season.   Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 12:51pm

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UK Receives $11.3 Million for Cardiovascular Disease and Obesity Research

One of the largest health care grants the university has ever received strengthen future of the research enterprise at UK while fighting conditions that plague Kentuckians.   Monday, December 16, 2013 - 9:50am

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Nancy Cox Named New Dean of UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment

Cox, who replaces Scott Smith, has served as associate dean of research in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment since 2001.   Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 1:57pm

September
 
1
Employee Educational Assistance Award
Labor Day - Academic Holiday
Mon
2
Employee Educational Assistance Award
Internship Info Session
Student/Faculty/Staff Mixer
Tue
3
Employee Educational Assistance Award
LNFS Presents: The Wolf of Wall Street
Last Day to Add a Class
Last Day to Drop a Course with 80% Refund
UK Volunteer Fair
Wed
4
LNFS Presents: Children of Men
LNFS Presents: How To Train Your Dragon 2
Black and Latino Male Initiative
Advance Your Swagger: A Night with Fonzworth Bentely
Thu
5
Kentucky Volleyball vs. Northern Iowa
Kentucky Volleyball vs. USC
LNFS Presents: Spirited Away
LNFS Presents: Mulan
Fri
6
Free Saturday Swing Dance Lessons
Kentucky Football vs. Ohio
Kentucky Volleyball vs. Creighton
Lets Swing Dance!
Sat
7
Kentucky Women's Soccer vs. Morehead State
Sun
8
Diversity Organization's Council
Kosher/Soul? (Jewish, African American & Appalachian culture Fuse)
Mon
9
Rock Star Professionalism Series
Tue
10
Massage on the Go
College: Do the Right Thing- A conversation with Dr. Smith
LNFS Presents: Fight Club
Wed
11
LNFS Presents: Mr & Mrs Smith
LNFS Presents: 22 Jump Street
Thu
12
LNFS Presents: Searching For Sugarman
LNFS Presents: Sin City
Fri
13
Free Saturday Swing Dance Lessons
Men's Soccer vs. ETSU
Sat
14
Kentucky Women's Soccer vs. Pepperdine
Sun
15
Kentucky Week Farmer's MarCat and Craft Fair
Majestic U.N.I.T.Y.
Mon
16
Justice Delayed not Justice Denied: A Talk with Dough Jones
PRHBTN Gallery Reception and Concert
Men's Soccer vs. Xavier
Tue
17
Internship Info Session
Last Day to Drop a Course Without Appearing on Transcript
Caregiver Support Group
LNFS Presents: The Immigrant
Wed
18
LNFS Presents: Watermark
LNFS Presents: X-Men: Days of Future Past
Kentucky Volleyball vs. Lipscomb
Thu
19
LNFS Presents: A Band Called Death
LNFS Presents: Prisoners
Men's Soccer vs. Furman
Fri
20
Kentucky Volleyball vs. Xavier
Sat
21
 
Sun
22
Kentucky Law Schools Forum
Mon
23
Employer Showcase
Men's Soccer vs. Lousville
Tue
24
Employer Showcase
Last Day to Drop a Course with 50% Refund
UK Elder Care Lunch & Learn
LNFS Presents: Saving Mr. Banks
Wed
25
LNFS Presents: Culture Jam
LNFS Presents: Maleficent
Thu
26
LNFS Presents: Ponyo
LNFS Presents: The Little Mermaid
Women's Soccer vs. Mississippi State
Fri
27
Kentucky Football vs. Vanderbilt
Free Saturday Swing Dance Lessons
Sat
28
Kentucky Women's Soccer vs. Auburn
Sun
29
 
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