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Recent UK graduate Maria Sanchez seeks to turn current ‘new normal’ into future ‘brighter successes’

By Jenny Wells-Hosley University of Kentucky The COVID-19 pandemic has turned life upside down for almost everyone, and University of Kentucky students had to quickly adapt to finish out a semester that was unlike any other in UK history. Maria Sanchez, who graduated from UK this May, was no stranger to these challenges. Sanchez chose to share her personal story of family, hard work and resiliency,...

Murray State reveals ‘Racer Restart’ initiative, planning process to restart campus for fall semester

Murray State University has announced its “Racer Restart” initiative and planning process to collaboratively, thoughtfully and proactively restart campus for the fall 2020 semester. Murray State, which has been reviewing plans for the past several weeks, has established the Fall 2020 Racer Restart Committee, co-chaired by university leadership. Associated subcommittees comprised of various areas...