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Students launch UK’s 1st edition of undergraduate research journal

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 21, 2024) — Undergraduate students at the University of Kentucky who participate in research under the guidance of faculty mentors now have the opportunity to publish and broadly share the outcomes of their work and collaborative experiences. The inaugural edition of Aperture Journal of Undergraduate Research (AJUR) launched June 1, highlighting seven student-professor partnerships.

Women’s Forum announces new executive committee, board members

The University of Kentucky Women’s Forum has announced its new executive committee and board members elected for the 2024-26 term which included Rebecca Anderson from the Lewis Honors College Center for Personal Development.

Community-building is at the heart of ‘Great Teacher’ Zada Komara’s classroom

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 13, 2024) — In March, the University of Kentucky Alumni Association honored six recipients with this year’s Great Teacher Awards. Launched in 1961, they are the longest-running UK awards recognizing accomplished and passionate educators.

3 UK students win scholarships to study critical languages abroad

The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards announced three students have been selected as award winners of a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS). Two of the three students are part of the Lewis Honors College.

2 UK undergraduate students named Beckman Scholars

Lewis Honors College student Elizabeth Elliott has been selected as one of two recipients of the University of Kentucky’s Beckman Scholars Program, titled Scholars United by Chemistry: Cultivating Excellence through Science Stewardship (SUCCESS).

'One Day for UK' raises more than $1.9 million with support from 3,000+ donors

Thanks to all the supporters who helped the Lewis Honors College claim second on the “Small College and School Leaderboard” category.

5 students selected as 2024 Sustainability Summer Research Fellows

Four of five students from the University of Kentucky who have been selected for the Sustainability Summer Research Fellowship program are members of the Lewis Honors College.

9 of the 14 students awarded CURE Fellowships are Honors students

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 21, 2024) — The University of Kentucky Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is honored to announce that 14 students have been selected for the 2024 Commonwealth Undergraduate Research Experience (CURE) Fellowship program.

2024 Lead Blue awards recognize student, staff leaders

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 14, 2024) — The University of Kentucky Office of Student Organizations and Activities (SOA), in the Office for Student Success, continues the campus tradition of awarding and recognizing individual students and registered student organizations through hosting the Lead Blue: Student Organizations Celebration and Award Ceremony.

Lewis Honors College celebrates outstanding seniors, faculty, and staff at Medal Ceremony

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 3, 2024) — The University of Kentucky Lewis Honors College celebrated 304 seniors during its annual Medal Ceremony held on Thursday, May 2, at the Gatton Student Center Grand Ballroom.