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UK College of Medicine Pride Week encourages ‘Lasting Culture of LGBTQ* support, visibility’

By Audrey Kirby University of Kentucky The University of Kentucky College of Medicine celebrated the LGBTQ* community this fall during its inaugural Pride Week, made possible through a collaboration among the college’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, its newly established LGBTQ* Advisory Committee, and the UK medPRIDE student organization. The UK College of Medicine hosted four days of...

People in the News: University Press adds new director; Pitt named EKU human resources officer

The University Press of Kentucky welcomed Leila Salisbury as its new press director, becoming only the fourth in the press’s sixty-eight year history. Salisbury comes to UPK from the University Press of Mississippi, where she has served as director since 2008. While at UPM, Salisbury was responsible for strategic planning and the management of a $2.7 million scholarly publishing operation and a...