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2016 Conference on Critical Geography: Situated Solidarities

The University of Kentucky Department of Geography is hosting the 23rd Annual Conference on Critical Geography, Oct. 14th through 16th. This conference is free and open to the public. 

We are especially excited this year to host a Pancake Brunch on Sunday. All are welcome, but please make a donation if possible at the conference registration desk or the brunch itself to help allay the costs.

Twitter Hashtag: #critgeo2016

2019 - 47th Annual Ellen Churchill Semple Day

Semple Day is our annual, Spring celebration of the Geography Department at the University of Kentucky. Come and reacquaint yourself with the Department and University, and enjoy the day’s highlights: an afternoon open colloquium by a distinguished visitor and an evening celebration at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Lexington, only a few blocks from campus. The reception provides a chance to catch up with friends (and make new ones) over a social hour and banquet dinner, a venue for a brief program of awards and recognitions, and a convenient departure point for post-Semple celebrations on your own in Lexington’s burgeoning downtown entertainment scene.

The event will start at 2:00 PM in the W.T. Young Library, UK Athletics Association Auditorium and will reconvene at the Lyric Theatre at 6:00 PM.

Friday Afternoon Address by Professor Karl Raitz

Talk Title:  An Archipelago of Risk: Making Bourbon, Landscape, and Heritage in Nineteenth-Century Kentucky.

For more information about the venues please visit W.T. Young Library and The Lyric Theatre.   

Also explore Local Hotels in the vicinity of the University

Please see announcement below for more information about the event and banquet reservations.

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Date: 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W.T. Young Library Auditorium
Type of Event (for grouping events):

2019 - 47th Annual Ellen Churchill Semple Day

Semple Day is our annual, Spring celebration of the Geography Department at the University of Kentucky. Come and reacquaint yourself with the Department and University, and enjoy the day’s highlights: an afternoon open colloquium by a distinguished visitor and an evening celebration at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Lexington, only a few blocks from campus. The reception provides a chance to catch up with friends (and make new ones) over a social hour and banquet dinner, a venue for a brief program of awards and recognitions, and a convenient departure point for post-Semple celebrations on your own in Lexington’s burgeoning downtown entertainment scene.

The event will start at 2:00 PM in the W.T. Young Library, UK Athletics Association Auditorium and will reconvene at the Lyric Theatre at 6:00 PM.

Friday Afternoon Address by Professor Karl Raitz

Talk Title:  An Archipelago of Risk: Making Bourbon, Landscape, and Heritage in Nineteenth-Century Kentucky.

For more information about the venues please visit W.T. Young Library and The Lyric Theatre.   

Also explore Local Hotels in the vicinity of the University

Please see announcement below for more information about the event and banquet reservations.

.

 

 

Date: 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W.T. Young Library Auditorium
Type of Event (for grouping events):

2019 - 47th Annual Ellen Churchill Semple Day

Semple Day is our annual, Spring celebration of the Geography Department at the University of Kentucky. Come and reacquaint yourself with the Department and University, and enjoy the day’s highlights: an afternoon open colloquium by a distinguished visitor and an evening celebration at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Lexington, only a few blocks from campus. The reception provides a chance to catch up with friends (and make new ones) over a social hour and banquet dinner, a venue for a brief program of awards and recognitions, and a convenient departure point for post-Semple celebrations on your own in Lexington’s burgeoning downtown entertainment scene.

The event will start at 2:00 PM in the W.T. Young Library, UK Athletics Association Auditorium and will reconvene at the Lyric Theatre at 6:00 PM.

Friday Afternoon Address by Professor Karl Raitz

Talk Title:  An Archipelago of Risk: Making Bourbon, Landscape, and Heritage in Nineteenth-Century Kentucky.

For more information about the venues please visit W.T. Young Library and The Lyric Theatre.   

Also explore Local Hotels in the vicinity of the University

Please see announcement below for more information about the event and banquet reservations.

.

 

 

Date: 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W.T. Young Library Auditorium
Type of Event (for grouping events):

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