UK Halloween BOONEanza!

Greetings UK faculty and staff!


If you plan to attend the first UK Halloween BOONEanza sponsored by the Hilary J. Boone Center and the Staff Senate tomorrow, Friday, October 31, please walk if you are coming from campus; parking is limited.  

Come out and join us for lunch and festivities beginning at 11:30 at the Boone Center.  There are multiple ways to participate:


Outstanding Staff Awards Honorees

56 staff were honored at the fifth annual Outstanding Staff Awards recognition ceremony at Spindletop Hall on October 29, sponsored by the Office of the President and the Staff Senate.  Click here to read the UKNow article.  

CRISIS Program Helps Employees in Dire Need

The Crisis Relief in Situations Involving Staff (CRISIS) program presents a unique opportunity to help one's co-workers. 

What We're About Video

Watch this brief video to see who and what the Staff Senate is! password: staff  


Congratulations to the following individuals who were elected to serve on the Staff Senate from July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2017! Thanks to all who voted.



Nicole Garlin


Karen Jackson

UK Budget Model Information

Click the links that follow for a PowerPoint presentation and other information.
Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open documents in the PDF file format

2013-14 Staff Senate Officers

Below are the newly elected officers for this year.  Please click on this link to read the UKNow article on senior leadership for the Staff Senate. 

Chair - Jeff Spradling

Vice Chair- Jonathan Burns

Secretary - Emily Valentino

Treasurer - Shelli Hilton

Parliamentarian - Glen White  

Conversation with the President

President Capilouto hosts this discussion on a monthly basis to provide an opportunity for staff to talk with him about a range of topics important to the future of the University of Kentucky.  Those randomly selected to attend will be contacted by the UK Staff Senate PR/External Affairs Committee with further details about the event.