alumni & friends

Alumni Speaker Series

 
 
When: Friday, April 17, 2015 | 10:00am-11:00am
Where: WT Young Library - UK Athletics Association Auditorium 
A reception will follow in the Gallery next to the auditorium 

 

With a wide range of knowledge on international careers, Bondurant and Dunn will speak and answer questions on topics related to their own careers such as:

  • The political climate in France post-Charlie Hebdo
  • The future of trade agreements
  • The Arab Spring & current political climate in the Middle East
  • U.S. foreign policy and the 2016 Presidential Election
  • The role of an ambassador
  • The value of internships and how to identify opportunities
  • Practical advice for those interested in an international career
Date: 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: 
WTY Library - UK Athletics Association Audiortium

New Beginnings: Chemistry Alumni Board

In 2013, a group of Chemistry Department faculty, students and alumni met to discuss reviving the department's newsletter, and an outgrowth of that effort to re-establish communications among current and future alumni was the Chemistry Alumni Board (CAB) which held its organizational meeting on Saturday, October 11, 2014.

Celebrate 2013: Ben Chandler

 

 

The Honorable Albert B. Chandler III (Ben Chandler) received his B.A. in history in 1983 and his J.D. in 1986. He was elected Kentucky Attorney General in 1995 and served as the United States Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district from 2004 to 2013. A long-time supporter of arts and humanities at the state and national level, he is now executive director the Kentucky Humanities Council.

 

 

A&S Inducts Alumni and Emeritus Faculty Into Hall of Fame

A&S will induct new members into its Hall of Fame Oct. 11, 2013, to join the ranks of the current 32 alumni and 8 emeritus faculty A&S Hall of Fame members.

Creation and Conservation: Alex Brooks

Local book conservator and letterpress printer Alex Brooks graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2003 with a degree in English. He graduated from a Master’s program in Book Conservation in England at West Dean College in 2012. In this interview, Brooks talks about his experiences at UK and in England, and how he is putting his knowledge to use around Kentucky. 

This podcast was produced by Cheyenne Hohman

Photo courtesy of Tom Eblen and the Lexington Herald-Leader.

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UK Students, Alum Named Fulbright Recipients

Two A&S students, Amanda Gatewood (English) and Veronica Miranda (Anthropology) to receive Fullbright Scholarships.

UK Alumnus Wendell Berry Delivers Jefferson Lecture in Washington

Kentucky poet, novelist, environmentalist and University of Kentucky alumnus Wendell Berry delivered the 2012 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities last night in Washington, D.C.

NEH Bestows Prestigious Honor on UK Alumnus Wendell Berry

Kentucky poet, novelist and environmentalist Wendell Berry has been named the 2012 Jefferson Lecturer in the Humanities by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).

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