Arts & Culture

‘The Best 3 Weeks of Your Life’: UK, GSA Alumna Enjoys Opportunity to Give Back to Kentucky’s Young Artists

photo of Emma Lucas directing masked GSA 2021 students out of Singletary Center

This weekend University of Kentucky will say goodbye to more than 250 of the state’s most creative high school students as the curtain falls on the 2021 Governor’s School for the Arts, a tuition-free intensive three-week summer program. UK graduate and College of Fine Arts staffer Emma Lucas, a former GSA participant, reflects on the school’s impact and her experience working on the summer program,