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Monday, February 19, 2018

It was September when she first touched a skeleton sled out of curiosity. September 2017, that is. As in ... five months ago. Before then, she had never heard of the sliding sport where an athlete hurtles head-first down a frozen track.  

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

It was September when she first touched a skeleton sled out of curiosity. September 2017, that is. As in ... five months ago. Before then, she had never heard of the sliding sport where an athlete hurtles head-first down a frozen track.  

This month, University of Kentucky alumna Simidele "Simi" Adeagbo makes history as Nigeria’s first female skeleton athlete, Africa’s first female skeleton Olympian and the first black female skeleton Olympian.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Six students placed first in the fourth annual Global Health Case Competition (GHCC) on Saturday, Feb. 3 with their plan to improve palliative care issues in Papua New Guinea (PNG). The competition, hosted by the University of Kentucky’s (UK) International Center Global Health Initiative, encompassed both graduate and undergraduate students in 12 teams to address and propose solutions to real global health issues.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Shoulder to Shoulder Global, a Global Health Initiative at the University of Kentucky, raised $16,136 in the Good Giving Challenge, a fundraising campaign for non-profits hosted by Blue Grass Community Foundation. The funds raised from the challenge, which took place from Nov. 28, 2017 and ran through Dec. 31, 2017, will be used to provide multiple health services to approximately 11,000 patients in Santo Domingo, Ecuador.

Friday, February 2, 2018

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute will celebrate the traditional Chinese New Year with the Kentucky Chinese American Association.

Friday, February 2, 2018

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) will partner with the Living Arts & Science Center to present a festive evening of Chinese culture performances and hands-on activities for the community.

Friday, February 2, 2018

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute will sponsor the Lexington Chinese School’s 2018 Chinese New Year Celebration at Lexington Christian Academy.

Friday, February 2, 2018

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute will partner with Explorium of Lexington to host a Chinese New Year Celebration.

Friday, February 2, 2018

To celebrate the approaching traditional Chinese New Year, the Confucius Classroom at Asbury University will bring Chinese culture into the community with the help of specialists from the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute.

Friday, January 19, 2018

University of Kentucky Education Abroad and Exchanges (UK EA) will host the Education Abroad Spring Fair and Funding Headquarters 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, in the William T. Young Library.