Featured Stories

A&S Students Among 2018 Gaines Center Scholars

By Stephanie Swarts

Historian Jane Calvert Shows the Human Side of Founding Father John Dickinson

By Gail Hairston and Alicia Gregory


Jane Calvert, associate professor of history in the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences, is committed to showing the human side of one of America’s Founding Fathers, John Dickinson, through the John Dickinson Writings Project.

"Appalachia in the Age of Trump: 'Uneven Ground' Revisited"

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Hillary Boone Faculty Club

Welcome and Introductions by Professor Karen Petrone, Chair
Introduction of Speaker by Professor Kathryn Newfont

RSVP by Monday, September 25, to tina.hagee@uky.edu or (859) 257-1731.

Complimentary parking for Boone Center guests is located directly behind the facility in the gated parking lot. Guests may retrieve a token from the Boone Center Reception Desk to exit the lot. 

Alumni Lecture and Reception Co-Sponsors: University Press of Kentucky UK Appalachian Center College of Arts and Sciences Keys to Our Common Future 

Behind the Blue: Discussing Confederate Memorials With Amy Murrell Taylor

By Amy Jones-Timoney and Kody Kiser