By Roshan Palli

Much like the United States government, UK’s student government is split into three branches: the executive, the legislative, and the judicial. 

The executive branch consists of myself – the president — the vice president and a collection of directors. It handles day-to-day operations. The legislative branch, which consists of the Senate, principally allocates money to student organizations and passes resolutions. The judicial branch interprets ru… Read More


This weekend several members of Student Government and I will take part in this year’s SEC Exchange, a gathering of all the student governing bodies from across the Southeastern Conference.

This year the conference is being held at the University of Missouri, and we are excited to use this opportunity to share our experiences and learn from what other schools are doing.

SEC Exchange offers a wonderful chance to gain valuable insight into potential new programs or adjustmen… Read More

Childcare grants are available for part-time and full-time UK students, both at the undergraduate and graduate level, who need financial assistance for day-care service for their children.  To be eligible, a student must be enrolled at UK in the semester they apply for the grant and their children must be enrolled in a day-care or after school program that requires a weekly or monthly payment.  Childcare Grants were created to help UK students with children further their e

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The University of Kentucky Student Government is now accepting applications for the Frankfort Internship Program, a paid internship in Frankfort, KY for the offices of Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes and Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer. Undergraduates graduating this December ARE allowed to apply for the paid internship. This internship will last approximately four (4) months, during the Spring 2014 semester, and will begin/end on dates agreed

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