UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY APPALACHIAN CENTER

The UK Appalachian Center works with university and regional partners to address the issues, challenges, and opportunities of importance in Appalachia.  

The Center integrates research, service and learning into three program areas: New Solutions, Essential Knowledge, and Dynamic Networks.

 
New Solutions

We cultivate innovative, cutting edge strategies for improving quality of life in Appalachian communities.

 
 
 Essential Knowledge

We encourage new research on Appalachia by linking researchers working in the region with the resources they need to produce meaningful scholarship.
 


Dynamic Networks

We facilitate collaboration between organizations and communities so that they can share resources and knowledge.