Sociologist to Talk on 'Early Mortality, Stigma, & Social Suffering in Appalachia'
Sesquicentennial Series: From Desegregation to Distinguished Alum
Global Sustainability Expert Vandana Shiva: The Future of Food
Internationally renowned scholar and activist Vandana Shiva visited the University of Kentucky to present her lecture on "The Future of Food" and to discuss the many challenges of global sustainability. Shiva has been the author of more than 20 books on sustainable agriculture, development, feminist theory, alternative globalization, and bioengineering.
Global Sustainability Expert Vandana Shiva Lectures at UK
Shaunna Scott named Editor of the Journal of Appalachian Studies
UK Study Bridging Gap in Suicide Risk for Minorities
Mountains of Empowerment
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College of Arts and Sciences Offers Courses Beginning in October
Shoulder to Shoulder Global: an interview with Craig Borie and Vanessa Martinez
For ten years, Shoulder to Shoulder Global has been serving impoverished communities in and near Santo Domingo, Ecuador. In 2002, Shoulder to Shoulder Global went on its first trip to help people in need of medical care. Groups of students, healthcare professionals, faculty and volunteers have been visiting multiple times a year ever since. Though the group’s goal is to provide healthcare, any interested student or community member can participate.