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UK to celebrate America Recycles Day with eye-opening display waste display at Young library

By Meg Mills University of Kentucky Each year, the University of Kentucky celebrates America Recycles Day Nov. 15 by encouraging faculty, staff and students to recycle and learn more about recycling on campus. This year, due to COVID 19 restrictions, UK Recycling is celebrating a little differently. Although recycling cardboard on campus is easy, UK Recycling continues to see some of this valuable...

Mary Todd Lincoln house to host symposium Nov. 2 for bicentennial of Mary Lincoln’s birth

In celebration of Mary Lincoln’s 200th birthday, the Mary Todd Lincoln House will host a day-long symposium on Friday, November 2 at the University of Kentucky’s William T. Young Library. The symposium in collaboration with the University of Kentucky History Department will feature Scholars Catherine Clinton, Angela Esco Elder, and Jennifer Fleischner who will present throughout the day, concluding...