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Local students participate in annual Mathematics Contest hosted by UC

More than 125 students from 12 local middle and high schools recently participated in the annual Mathematics Contest hosted by the University of the Cumberlands (UC). The contest, which was sponsored by the Department of Mathematics and Physics at Cumberlands, aims to prepare...

All tickets snatched up quickly for Terry Bradshaw speech at UC

It took less than one day for all tickets to be snatched up to hear NFL Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw speak at the University of the Cumberlands next month. Bradshaw, a four-time Super Bowl champion and television personality, will be the keynote speaker for the University of the...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018

UofC online criminal justice program ranks among best

The University of the Cumberlands online criminal justice program has been ranked among the best in the country, according to a leading education resource. CriminalJusticeDegreeSchools.com recently published its list of the top ranked online bachelor’s programs in criminal...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018

Williamsburg High School concert band joins U of C Symphonic Winds to play in the Winter Joint Concert

  Photos by Mark White. Williamsburg Independent School’s Concert Band conducted by Mr. Zach Shannon, and University of the Cumberlands Symphonic Winds conducted by Dr. Steven Sudduth played at the Winter Joint Concert held at the University of the Cumberlands on Sunday, February...

UC student newspaper named best in its class

The Patriot, the student newspaper at the University of the Cumberlands, has been named the best in its class. The paper received 22 Excellence in Kentucky Newspaper Awards during the Kentucky Press Association’s annual awards banquet Friday, including a first place General...
Posted On 31 Jan 2018

UC buys old Faulkner and Taylor Furniture Store building

One of the bigger buildings along Main Street in Williamsburg, which sat empty for much of 2017, now has a new owner with some ambitious plans. The University of the Cumberlands purchased the old Faulkner and Taylor Furniture Store building on Dec. 22 for $275,000, according to a...
Posted On 03 Jan 2018

University of the Cumberlands observes Arbor Day early

Students and staff from University of the Cumberlands (UC) gathered on UC’s campus to plant a tree in an inaugural observance of Arbor Day. After the planting, a brief workshop was held for students to learn the basics of tree care and maintenance. Yes, Arbor Day occurs in April,...

Federal lawsuit filed by ex-UC football player against university has been settled

A federal court lawsuit against the University of the Cumberlands, which was filed last year by a former football player, who was allegedly assaulted in 2015 by another football player and an ex-football player, has been settled. You need to login to view the rest of the content....
Posted On 28 Dec 2017

Williamsburg Independent students learn from University of the Cumberlands Business students

Students in the University of the Cumberlands (UC) business and accounting programs, along with numerous business professors, recently visited Williamsburg Independent School District (WISD) to talk to students about the basics of financial literacy. “It’s a chance to teach the...

University establishes Mavis F. Broome Endowed Scholarship Fund

The family of Mavis F. Broome – a longtime resident of Williamsburg, public school teacher and University of the Cumberlands (UC) professor – has established an endowed scholarship fund in her honor. The Mavis F. Broome Scholarship will be awarded annually to one UC...