Experiential Opportunities

  • UK’s annual Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conference is looking for student volunteers this Saturday, April 20 to help with this hands-on day of learning. Students can share their love of science, math, technology, or engineering with middle school girls from around the state. Interested individuals can contact Ellen Crocker, e.crocker@uky.edu if you are interested or click here for more information. 
  • The Kentucky Rural Exchange Program (RUX) is now accepting applications for their 2019 cohort. Once accepted into the program RUX members will attend three community intensives over the summer to hone professional skills and develop leadership experience while exploring Kentucky. Applications are due by Wednesday, April 17. For more information, or to start and application click here.
  • UK and KY Farm Bureau are seeking undergraduate or graduate students with good standing within the college to become IFAL counselors. IFAL will place June 23 to 27, and living on campus during this week is required. For more information, click here

Job Openings

  • UK Healthcare is accepting applications for a full-time communications assistant. The communications assistant will participate in planning and implementing department initiatives; managing logistics, and assisting in the execution of employee meetings, work groups, and events. For more information or to start an application, click here
  • UK Libraries is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Undergraduate Learning Lab Internship. This paid internship allows students the opportunity to work with primary resources in the Special Collections Research Center Learning Lab. Applications are due by Monday, April 22. For more information or to start an application, click here.
  • The Urban Forest Initiative is seeking summer interns interested in gaining experience in tree identification, ecosystem service evaluations, educational outreach, and more. Applications are due by April 19. For more information or to start an application, click here

Events

  • Students are invited to participate in the UK Sustainability Department's "Pick It Up" event. Participants can join the team "Trash Pandas" for a litter pick up meeting this Tuesday, April 16 at 12:00 at the KTDRC lobby. For more information, or to learn about more "Pick It Up" groups, click here
  • UK Retailing and Tourism Management invites student, faculty and staff to attend the annual Color Me Spring Fashion Show this Thursday, April 18. In addition to the show, there will be a silent auction, full bar, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. All proceeds from the show will benefit student scholarships. For more information, click here

Other

  • The UK Energy Club (UKEC) is seeking input from students to learn where on campus the biggest impacts on energy conservation can be made. Students can fill out this short, 3-minute survey to have their name entered to win a UKEC t-shirt or $25 Visa gift card.