9:23am

Thu June 7, 2012
Education

UK lays off about 140, eliminates 164 vacant jobs

The University of Kentucky will lay off about 140 people in full and part-time positions across campus, losing roughly 1 percent of its workforce in the most severe budget cuts the flagship school has seen in recent memory.  UK Spokesman Jay Blanton said another 120 vacant full-time staff positions and 44 vacant faculty positions will be eliminated, but no faculty will lose their jobs.

Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/2012/06/06/2214747/university-of-kentucky-staffer.html#storylink=cpy