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ASA Steering Committee Reception

Date: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location: 
UK Appalachian Center - 624 Maxwelton Court

Join us in welcoming the Appalachian Studies Association Steering Committee to the University of Kentucky and the Appalachian Center. All who are interested in the 2020 Appalachian Studies Association Conference, which will take place at UK this coming spring semester, are welcome to attend to meet the committee, learn more about the conference, and get involved. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served.

PARKING INFORMATION

Overflow parking will be available in lots E28, R29, R30. 

Parking Lots near Appalachian Center

Appalachian Forum - William Isom

Date: 
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: 
William T Young Library UKAA Auditorium
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As part of the "Appalachian Forum" series, the UK Appalachian Center will host a film screening and discussion with filmmaker, William Isom, Director of the "Black in Appalachia" project. Isom will be screening "Knoxville's Red Summer: Riot of 1919" on Monday, October 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm. The screening will be held at the William T. Young Library UKAA Auditorium. There will be a reception open to all UK students, faculty, staff and open to the community with free food to follow the event at the UK Appalachian Center - 624 Maxwelton Court. 

This programming is presented with support from the UK Office of Institutional Diversity Inclusive Excellence Student Program Grant. 

KWeek Biscuits & Groovy

Date: 
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
UK Appalachian Center - 624 Maxwelton Court
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Free t-shirts, free biscuits and gravy, and free App Center swag! Grab your friends and join us to learn about all the fun projects we have going on, our minor and undergraduate certificate programs, and meet the Associate Director, Dr. Kathryn Engle! Sponsored by Appalachian Center and Appalachian Studies Program.

Conversations with Gurney featuring Crystal Wilkinson

Date: 
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: 
Gatton Business & Economics Building Woodward Hall Room 307
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Join us for our second Conversations with Gurney event of the semester featuring University of Kentucky associate professor and award winning writer, Crystal Wilkinson, on Monday, November 11th at 5PM in the CM Gatton College of Business Woodward Hall Room 307. Reception to follow at the UK Appalachian Center 624 Maxwelton Ct. 

 

 

 

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