University of Kentucky

2016 Derby Parties
It’s a safe bet: you won’t want to miss your local UK Alumni Club Derby Party! Join local UK alumni and friends for the two most exciting minutes in sports as you enjoy the 142nd Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 7. (More)
Job Club
Have you thought about seeking employment in the government sector? If so, you won’t want to miss this week’s Job Club featuring a panel of government employment human resource leaders. (More)
Receiving requests to verify your official UK alumni record? It’s for real! We’ve launched our 2016 Alumni Directory project and we need your help! (More)
Legacy Initiative
Want your kids to follow in your footsteps and be UK alums? The UK Alumni Association Legacy Initiative Program helps encourage a connection between UK and your little Wildcats. (More)

It’s not in the least unusual to see large groups of young people walking across the University of Kentucky campus. What does make some in the campus community pause and give certain groups a second look — even a smile — is that some of those young people are far, far shorter and younger than the norm. (More)

UK senior Malia Dunn-Reier describes the first time she set foot on the University of Kentucky campus as “love at first sight.” “I just kind of knew that it was where I wanted to be and so I made that decision to come six hours away,” said the Chicago-area native. Her mother, Lori Dunn-Reier recognized it, too. (More)

The fifth annual International Conference on Opioids, founded by Dr. Paul Sloan, professor and vice chair of research in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, will be June 5 - 7 at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School in Boston. (More)