Wildcat Connection Newsletter - UK Alumni Association UK announces the largest gift in its history A $20 million commitment and lead gift by UK graduate and Trustee Carol Martin (Bill) Gatton toward the construction of the new 330,000-square-foot Student Center is the largest gift ever received by UK. (more) New members of UK Board of Trustees sworn in Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear appointed four new individuals to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees, as well as reappointed the board's chairman, with a swearing-in ceremony in August. (more) Join today and make the world your playground! The Traveling Wildcats program is an exclusive member benefit and offers educational, engaging and stress-free group travel. Whether you prefer to cruise or explore by land, now is the time to book 2015 trips. (more) It's football time in the Bluegrass! The UK Alumni Association will host road game tailgates in Baton Rouge Oct. 18 and Knoxville Nov. 15.The association will also host its Homecoming tailgate Oct. 25 when the Wildcats take on Mississippi State. Sign up now! Refer a potential new student to UK Help UK find its next great class of Wildcats! Complete an online form about the student you are recommending, as well as your contact information, and UK will follow up with that potential student. (more) Kick off the fall season with a resume revamp! Members of the UK Alumni Association are eligible for a complimentary resume critique by a nationally certified career counselor. Learn more about Alumni Career Services available to you. Not a member? Join today! Connect with the UK Alumni Association at www.ukalumni.net. To join or renew your membership, visit www.ukalumni.net/join.