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University of the Cumberlands announces 57 percent tuition reduction

The University of the Cumberlands announced Tuesday that it will be cutting tuition by 57 percent beginning in Fall 2019. Tuition for on-campus, undergraduate students will be reduced from $23,000 to $9,875. University President Dr. Larry Cockrum has named this tuition reduction...
Posted On 04 Sep 2018

University of the Cumberlands awaiting word on world record attempt

Tom Petty once sang, “The Waiting is the Hardest Part,” but that is what more than 200 University of the Cumberlands students are doing following their attempt to set a new world record for most hot dogs lying end to end, Thursday afternoon. The results of the effort will be...

World record attempt to be made Thursday at UC

Faculty, staff and students at the University of the Cumberlands are joining together Thursday to attempt to set an official world record. The record in their sights involves placing 3,000 cooked hotdogs end to end. The current record is 2,496. Andrew Underwood, Dean of Student...

Camp UNITE hoping to inspire kids to make positive choices

A record number of youth are signed up to attend the 12th Annual Camp UNITE this week in Williamsburg. About 275 youth from 28 counties in southern and eastern Kentucky are attending the camp, which started Tuesday afternoon and is being held at the University of the Cumberlands...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Williamsburg PD officers to increase security on UC campus

University of the Cumberlands (UC) and the Williamsburg Police Department (WPD) have signed an agreement allowing officers to be stationed on UC’s campus to act as school resource officers for the University. The Williamsburg City Council unanimously approved the agreement in a...

Appalachian Ministries to host Shoes 4 the Soul on UC’s campus

Appalachian Ministries (AM), an outreach program operated through the University of the Cumberlands (UC), will be hosting its annual Shoes 4 the Soul event on campus September 7. Each year, just as a new school year begins, students and staff from University of the Cumberlands...

W’burg getting five new police officers, who will patrol University of the Cumberlands

The addition of five new Williamsburg police officers, who will serve as school resource officers at the University of the Cumberlands, the replacement of most vehicles in the police department, and the possibility of purchasing a ladder truck for the fire department were all...
Posted On 16 May 2018

PA students receive White Coats

University of the Cumberlands (UC) honored students from the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MSPAS) program during its annual White Coat Ceremony on April 27, 2018. The ceremony recognized students in the MSPAS program who successfully completed their...

Univ. of the Cumberlands signs five local athletes

Several coverage area athletes have signed on to compete in college recently…
Posted On 03 May 2018
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Bradshaw inspires, entertains as UofC leadership speech

The University of the Cumberlands welcomed Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback and Fox Sports NFL analyst Terry Bradshaw Tuesday night as the featured speaker at the 13th Annual Excellence in Leadership Series, sponsored by Forcht Group of Kentucky. Bradshaw, who played...