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On June 26, Morehouse College, a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, announced it would not be participating in fall sports because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC), which includes Kentucky State University, on Thursday extended the suspension of all sporting and championship events through the fall of 2020.
Kentucky State University’s College of Agriculture, Communities and the Environment has a healthy food initiative to help the community in uncertain times.
In January, Kentucky State University put the finishing touches on the long-delayed Mary E. Sias Pedestrian Walkway, which connects the main campus above East Main Street to dormitories and athletic fields to the south.
Kentucky State University students Christopher Ward, of Louisville, and Brionna Greer, of Owensboro, have been selected as HBCU Competitiveness Scholars.
Kentucky State University President Dr. M. Christopher Brown II was watching Gov. Andy Beshear’s daily press conference on June 8 when he heard Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman talk about working with the state’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) — KSU and Simmons College — to r…
Kentucky State University President M. Christopher Brown II presented the Board of Regents Finance and Administration Committee with a budget adjustment and reduction in force update detailing operational efficiencies and eliminating staff positions totaling approximately $4.6 million, or 9.…
In the wake of a national pandemic, members of the Beta Mu chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated teamed up with the fraternity’s alumni to donate some local favorites to some of Frankfort’s essential workers.
Kentucky State University junior outfielder Dom Lawson has been honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for his work on the field and in the classroom.
Citing greater need than ever before, Kentucky State University is focusing on COVID-19 relief for students during this year’s Giving Tuesday on May 5.
The Friends of the Paul Sawyier Public Library is offering two $1,000 scholarships to students who reside in Franklin County.
On Tuesday, Kentucky State University President M. Christopher Brown II announced 10 commitments to students in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kentucky State University has been named the 2020 No.1 Registered Nurse and Bachelor of Science in Nursing program in Kentucky in RegisteredNursing.org's Nursing School Program Rankings.
As the world responds to halt the spread of the ever-changing, global pandemic COVID-19, Kentucky State University remains committed to supporting our entire campus community while executing appropriate actions and precautions to ensure safety. Whether you are learning, teaching, or working …
The Franklin County Community Early Childhood Council, in collaboration with Frankfort Independent Schools and Franklin County Public Schools, is hosting the annual kindergarten readiness Kids Fest event at Kentucky State University’s Exum Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
A Kentucky State University student's death is under investigation after the student died Monday on campus, Franklin County Coroner Will Harrod told The State Journal.
Representatives of the Bourbon on the Banks Festival presented donations to the Kentucky State University Foundation and the Mighty Marching Thorobreds on Wednesday.
The keynote speaker for Kentucky State University’s Fall Commencement Convocation later this week will be a Nashville-based church leader.
Editor's note: This story was updated at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 27, 2020, to correct the name of Frankfort High School band drum major, Adriana Steele.
The Frankfort Kiwanis Club and Kentucky State University hosted a day of fun for area children at the university's Exum Center over the weekend.
The Kentucky State University Board of Regents extended its time period to approve President M. Christopher Brown II’s annual performance review in a quarterly board meeting on Thursday.
At least three people connected to the East Frankfort Park shooting earlier this year were former or current Kentucky State University students, The State Journal has confirmed through open records requests.
The Kentucky Office of the Attorney General sided with The State Journal in its appeal of an open records denial by Kentucky State University.
Four new members of the Kentucky State University Board of Regents were sworn in during the board’s Thursday meeting. One of them succeeds a controversial regent who was ousted as board chair, sued the school and her successor for defamation, and was recommended for removal by a state council.
In the hours following a fatal shooting in East Frankfort Park on Labor Day, Kentucky State University officials urged students to be alert and aware of their surroundings.
Lawyers for Kentucky State University and its provost have asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by a former professor who claims the university denied her due process, breached her contract and violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.
A Kentucky State University dean is seeking answers after being placed on administrative leave earlier this year.
After a lengthy stumble, city commissioners are putting one foot in front of the other in naming a trail that connects downtown Frankfort and Kentucky State University.
A judge will decide whether a lawsuit alleging that an admissions director at Kentucky State University sexually harassed a former student will go forward.
Kentucky State University will offer a new program that prepares students for work in distillation and fermentation industries this fall.
A Kentucky State University professor has filed a federal lawsuit against the university, saying it denied her due process, breached her contract and violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Kentucky State University continues to search for a leader of its Atwood Institute after removing the director earlier this year.