DEI Events at UK

Upcoming Events

Event: Rally to denounce Atlanta shooting in solidarity with the Asian community

Time: 12-1pm, Wed, 3/24

Location: Lawn in front of Memorial Hall (410 Hilltop Ave)

Attendees need to wear masks, follow social distancing rules, and follow university rules and regulations for events.

Attendees are welcome to bring signs and flowers.


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Undoing the Harmful Legacy of the War on Drugs: A Focus on Communities of Color
Voices Of Hope-Lexington, Inc.
Thursday, January 28, 2021
1:00pm - 4:00pm PM EST – 4 PM EST

Join us for a virtual townhall, Undoing the Harmful Legacy of the War on Drugs: A Focus on Communities of Color. We will discuss the harmful consequences of the War on Drugs for people who use drugs and BIPOC and the intersection between recovery advocacy and anti-racism advocacy.

Featuring local and national speakers:
-Shelton McElroy, the Bail Project and Hazelden
-Dr. Claire Clark, University of Kentucky
-Phil Rutherford, Faces and Voices of Recovery
-Shameka Parrish-Wright, the Bail Project
-Jeremy Byard, Louisville Recovery Community Connection

7th Annual Healthy Hearts for Women Virtual Symposium
Friday February 5, 2021
8:30am - 12:0pm
Women In Medicine and Science (WIMS) Virtual Round Table
"Love Your Heart: What all Women Need to Know about Cardiovascular Health"
Friday February 5, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Password: 981055
Experts in cardiology, fitness, and diet will provide advice and answer questions on everyday approaches to improve women's wellness.

BSC faculty talks 

To be announced

Cross-campus speaker series

To be announced