Learning in Woodland Park

Before Woodland Park was Woodland Park and the University of Kentucky was the University of Kentucky, students attended classes in this building.

Original College Building at Woodland Park. Print by Bob May, 1965, from N1150. Classroom building, Woodlands, A and M College, 1866. Copyright: University of Kentucky.
Original College Building at Woodland Park. Print by Bob May, 1965, from N1150. Classroom building, Woodlands, A and M College, 1866. Copyright: University of Kentucky.

The University of Kentucky has extensive photo archives giving us a better understanding of UK history. Check it out on UK’s website.

Alumni Drive Construction

The Alumni Drive construction is in full swing. The street is closed between Nicholasville Road and Tates Creek Road through project completion. According to an email sent out to the UK community from Eric N. Monday, Executive VP, Finance & Administration, construction will be complete by the end of August. Stay tuned for more pictures of construction progress. Continue reading “Alumni Drive Construction”

Children’s Garden Closed When School Is Out

The Children’s Garden at the University of Kentucky Arboretum is missing some prime opportunities being closed when school is out for Election Day. It’s bad enough that we have to pay to go into the area but to be closed when school is out?!

Closed sign on the Children's Garden on May 19, 2015
Closed sign on the Children’s Garden on May 19, 2015