Job Openings

  • The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is seeking a forester to assist partners in promoting management of privately owned forested lands and riparian areas for multiple resource benefits. For more information or to begin an application, click here
  • Independent Stave Company is seeking a summer intern to work within the log procurement department. In this role, the intern will assist with field surveys, documentation of major forest insects and study their potential impact on white oak staves. For more information or to begin an application, click here
  • UK Dairy is seeking student workers for the summer and fall. Job responsibilities include, milking, halter training, clipping, calf care, adult cow care, grounds upkeep, and more. Interested students can contact the animal care coordinator Matt Collins (jamesm.collins@uky.edu).
  • Alltech is seeking an Animal Care Technician to assist with research studies and the care and feeding of livestock. The technician will also be responsible for daily routine care of animals as directed, following protocols to optimize animal health, and insure animals are treated humanely. For more information or to begin an application, click here
  • GenCanna is seeking a summer intern to work for and support their Farming Division in preparation for the 2019 growing season. For more information or to begin an application, click here

Events 

  • Heading to law school? The Stuckert Career Center is hosting a free practice LSAT with the University of Akron School of Law on Tuesday, April 23 from 4:00 to 7:00 in 122 White Hall.  For more information, click here.  
  • Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology will present their research findings on Tuesday, April 23 from 9:30-4:30 in the Cameron Williams Lecture Hall. All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. For more information, click here
  • On Wednesday, April 24 from 6:00 to 8:00, UK SAB is hosting a Nigerian Hertiage Festival outside of the Student Center.  The event will include free food, t-shirts, cultural crafts and more.  For more information, click here
  • Students are invited to take a break during dead week for Late Night Breakfast at The 90. This Friday, April 26 from 9:00 p.m. to midnight, SAB is partnering with UK Dining to provide a night of free breakfast food, raffles, crafts, caricature artists, a photo booth, and more. For more information, click here.

Fundraising

  • The College of Communication and Information Staff Council is partnering with Lexington's International Book Project. Students and staff can donate textbooks to be sent to classrooms all over the world. For more information on where to drop off books, click here.

Course Promotion 

  • NRE 390: Introduction to Urban and Community Forestry will be offered as a 3 credit hour course in the upcoming fall semester. The course will provide students with a solid foundation in how trees in cities function, how they benefit communities, and how they can better be supported. For more information, email e.crocker@uky.edu