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UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment inducts latest class of distinguished alumni

By Laura Skillman University of Kentucky The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment has inducted four new members into its Hall of Distinguished Alumni. This year’s recipients include a leader in the field of antibody engineering for cancer therapies, an agricultural educator and advocate, college administrator and home economics leader, and devoted educator and advocate...

UK, Association of Fundraising Professionals local chapter celebrate the role donors play

Don and Cathy Jacobs, on left, received the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ top honor as the 2013 recipients of the Distinguished Philanthropist Award. (Photo from UK)   By Carl Nathe Special to KyForward   The University of Kentucky joined the Bluegrass Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Nov. 13 in celebrating the vital role that donors and nonprofit...