Today is a special day in the Commonwealth as we announce a new regional medical school campus with Northern Kentucky University and St. Elizabeth Healthcare. UK will be able to prepare more students as highly qualified physicians and continue to expand access to medical care across Kentucky. #UK4KY #seeblue
This is why nearly 1,000 students are dancing in Memorial Coliseum for 24 hours this weekend - "For The Kids." Hour 22: the kids entertained us with all of their amazing talents! #FTK #DB17 #DanceBlue #DBdontgettired DanceBlue
"I think it's hard to overestimate the impact DanceBlue has made - all the services that have been brought about through the years through the fundraising, through the relationships that have been built and just the overall level of support that DanceBlue has provided to this program is tremendous." - Dr. Lars Wagner, chief of pediatric hematology and oncology at UK
Emily first experienced DanceBlue from her hospital bed in the Kentucky Children's Hospital in December of 2013. She claims that DanceBlue changed her whole experience with cancer in a positive way! This year, she has decided to take the floor as a UK student and dancer!
"Since DanceBlue helped me so much as a patient, I wanted to return the favor."
On this day in 1865, the Agricultural and Mechanical College of the Kentucky University was founded. Although our name and the landscape of campus has changed, our mission as Kentucky's flagship, land-grant institution has remained steadfast.
Meet Ellie, this year's University of Kentucky's Panhellenic Council president from Naperville, IL. Cahill is a junior double major in political science and integrated strategic communication. She dove into Greek life as soon as arriving at the University of Kentucky, and she hasn't regretted one bit of it. This up-beat and outgoing student leader shares a little about her #seeblue experience... View details ⇨
UK students have promised to fight pediatric cancer 'til the battle is won.
On International Childhood Cancer Day, Dr. Lars Wagner, chief of the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Pediatric Oncology/Hematology Clinic, joined Kentucky First Lady Glenna Bevin to recognize families fighting childhood cancer. In less than two weeks, students will stay on their feet for 24 hours at Memorial... View details ⇨