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UC Homecoming Oct. 22-23, week named Patriot Week

The University of the Cumberlands is planning a big homecoming celebration this year, including free carnival rides, and Williamsburg is planning to help with the celebration. During its regular monthly meeting Monday, the Williamsburg City Council approved a proclamation making...
Posted On 12 Oct 2021

Photo Gallery: UC remembers 9-11

University of the Cumberlands faculty, students and staff turned out at Patriot Park on Sept. 9 for the 9-11 Never Forget program. The program included comments and reflections from participants about where they were on Sept. 11, 2001, and what they were doing when they heard...
Posted On 10 Sep 2021

Donnie Butcher retires after 21 seasons coaching UC Basketball

University of the Cumberlands Men’s Basketball Coach Donnie Butcher is stepping down after 21 season and 452 wins at the helm of the program. Officials with the UC Athletic Department announced that the retirement is effective Tuesday. “It is sad to see the Donnie Butcher era...

UC Cheerleaders welcomed back students and staff at Pleasant View Elementary School

Summer break may be over for students and staff in Williamsburg, but University of the Cumberlands Cheerleaders were on hand at Pleasant View Elementary School Friday morning to help ‘cheer’ up the students. Cheerleaders created a ‘tunnel’ for students, staff and parents to walk...

Wrestler’s family sues Cumberlands for wrongful death

The family of a University of the Cumberlands wrestler who died in September has filed wrongful death lawsuit against the university and individuals associated with the athletic department and UC Wrestling. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get...

UC adds new dining option

University of the Cumberlands is spicing up their meal plan. The restaurant Habañeros is being added on campus, offering hand-crafted burritos, salads, and quesadillas. Habañeros will be located in the campus grill, replacing the restaurant Tossed. The restaurant is open and...
Posted On 24 Aug 2021
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Moving on up…

Williamsburg’s Nevaeh Warren and Mikkah Siler recently signed to compete in track and field at the University of the Cumberlands. Warren finished sixth in the Girl’s 800-Meter Run at the Class A state track meet. Siler finished second in the Girls’ High Jump and fourth in the...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021

UC sells 368 acres to state

The University of the Cumberlands sold 368.02 acres of land to the Commonwealth of Kentucky for $264,974. The land, which is for the use and benefit of the Office of Kentucky Nature Preserves, was acquired by the university from Terry and Marion Forcht in 2003. The purchase of...

Pair of UC online programs make Study.com best of lists

A pair of University of the Cumberlands online programs have made the list for top programs in their field, according to an online education-related group. Study.com has released their 2021 College Rankings, prioritizing school quality and affordability and highlighting schools...
Posted On 15 Jun 2021

UC online criminal justice program ranked No. 1 in Ky.

The University of the Cumberlands’ online master’s program in criminal justice administration was recently ranked number one in Kentucky as a part of the U.S. News and World Report’s annual review of colleges and universities. The ranking is based on strong traditional academic...