Ahmed Kathrada, who was a dedicated South African activist, shared a prison cell with Nelson Mandela for years. He came to UK for a gallery opening and book signing; the installation included a replica of the space he shared with Mandela, who passed away yesterday.http://bit.ly/1gcn5cD
Get involved with local politics tomorrow at the Senate Candidates Forum! Hosted by the Scripps Howard First Amendment Center and the Honors Program, this event will offer information on the candidates and issues. Check it out 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Cats Den. Learn more:http://bit.ly/1cY8wnC
Researchers at the University of Kentucky, lead by Dr. Allan Butterfield of the Department of Chemistry, recently published a study indicating that vitamin D deficiency may lead to brain damage. Learn more: http://bit.ly/1cjIflO
"Molletes" an easy to make and delicious traditional Mexican food. Follow this recipe and you’ll have a new go-to favorite meal.
Don’t you know there’s a war on? With the help of youth volunteers from schools like the University of Kentucky, federal programs have been fighting poverty in Appalachia for nearly 50 years now. A panel of historians and organizers will reflect on these programs this Wednesday at 3:30pm in the Center Theater! Hosted by the UK Appalachian Center. Learn more: http://bit.ly/1bDT9Eo
From global floods to self-sacrifice, the images, metaphors, and characters of the Old and New Testaments are everywhere in our culture. Explore how these themes manifest themselves in a modern context with ENG 271-001: The Bible as Literature. Learn more on the A&S course catalog:http://bit.ly/1648RVg