09|15|15 - UK Constitution Day 2015: 'Learning, Leadership, and Civic Engagement' -

Constitution Day, also known as Citizenship Day, commemorates the ratification of the United States Constitution on Sept. 17, 1787.

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09|14|15 - UK Historians Publish Five Books in One Month -

The University of Kentucky Department of History needs to build an extra book shelf. 

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08|31|15 - Apply for Special Collections Learning Lab Internships Now -

One week remains for students to apply for the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) Learning Lab internship.

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08|31|15 - New Podcast Tackles Current Events With a 'Brief History of History' -

Have you ever wondered if your vote actually counts? Is a drone or a dog more useful in a combat zone? How long has there actually been a war on Christmas? And why is it taking so long to elect a female president?

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08|17|15 - A First of its Kind: Kentucky African American Encyclopedia Celebrates State’s History -

From the earliest moments of Kentucky’s recorded history, the lives of African-Americans have been intricately woven into the fabric of the state.

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08|10|15 - Takenaka's First Book Reflects Controversies in Historical and Modern Japan -

The painful memories of World War II continue to adversely impact the political climate of Asia, especially between Japan and China and South Korea. In fact, many scholars still refer to the worldwide conflict as the Asia-Pacific War.

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07|31|15 - Dan Rowland: A History of Community -

Winners of the Daniel B. Rowland Community Internship receive financial assistance for unpaid expenses incurred during an internship that connects academics and the community.

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07|13|15 - UK Experts Featured in C-SPAN's 'Lexington Weekend' - This weekend Lexington will be in the spotlight as C-SPAN airs coverage of the city as part of its "2015 C-SPAN Cities Tour." Viewers of "Lexington Weekend" will learn about the city's rich history, as well as the community's non-fiction literary culture on programming - more...
07|07|15 - UK Tomorrow Corps Offers Unique Opportunity for UK Students, Appalachian Communities - When Ann Kingsolver, former director of the University of Kentucky Appalachian Center, began speaking with grandparents raising grandchildren in Appalachian communities, two things became clear to her. - more...
Dr. Kevin Rottet (Indiana University) Public Lecture: "Celtic Languages in Historical and Contemporary Perspective" From the mystique of the Arthurian Romances with its knights, swords and... @ J.F. Hardymon Theater (Davis Marksbury Building)
11/09/15 to 11/13/15
Dr. Chris Montgomery (University of Sheffield, England) Compressed Course: "Mapping Variation: An Introduction to the Use of Geospatial Tools for Linguistic Analysis" (A&S 500-003) This one-week, one-credit compressed course focuses on mapping variation... @ Oliver H Raymond Building, Room C226
Dr. Victor Friedman (University of Chicago) Public Lecture: "The Romani People and Their European Context" Although the Romani language originated in India, it took its definitive shape... @ UKAA Auditorium (W.T. Young Library)
Dr. Karlos Arregi (University of Chicago) Public Lecture: "The Basque Language and People – intriguing origins, complex context" @ TBD


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