Jacob Ryan http://wkms.org en Kentucky Residents May Soon Need More Than a Driver's License to Get Into Some Federal Buildings http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-residents-may-soon-need-more-driver-license-access-federal-buildings <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Kentucky Transportation Cabinet" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201407/unnamed_%281%29.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kentucky residents may have trouble getting into federal buildings with just their driver's license come July 21.</span><p>The <a href="https://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/real-id-act-text.pdf">Real ID Act of 2005</a>, signed by President Bush as a means of deterring terrorism, lays out a strict set for st Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:41:54 +0000 Jacob Ryan 42079 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Residents May Soon Need More Than a Driver's License to Get Into Some Federal Buildings The GED Will Be Cheaper Next Year For Some Kentucky Students http://wkms.org/post/ged-will-be-cheaper-next-year-some-kentucky-students <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Casey Serin/Creative Commons" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201303/testtaking.jpg" alt="" /><p>Kentucky is offering the GED test at a reduced cost for a limited time.<p>Test takers who qualify for the cheaper price will save $20 on each of the four required modules of the test, making the cost of individual modules $10 and the whole test $40, according to the state<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&#160;Council on Postsecondary Education.</sp Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:19:52 +0000 Jacob Ryan 42066 at http://wkms.org The GED Will Be Cheaper Next Year For Some Kentucky Students Kentucky Immigrants Are Likelier to Have a College Degree Than U.S.-Born Kentucky Residents http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-immigrants-are-likelier-have-college-degree-us-born-kentucky-residents <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Joseph Lord/WFPL News" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201405/Waggener_High_School.png" alt="" /><p>A greater percentage of foreign-born Kentucky residents hold a college degree than&#160;Kentuckians born in the U.S.—but immigrants to Kentucky are also likelier to have not finished high school, according to a <a href="http://kypolicy.org/dash/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/New-Americans-in-Kentucky-2.pdf">study by the Kentucky Center for Econom Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:36:36 +0000 Jacob Ryan 41876 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Immigrants Are Likelier to Have a College Degree Than U.S.-Born Kentucky Residents In 1880, Louisville Men Became The First Americans To Do A 100-Mile Bicycle Ride http://wkms.org/post/1880-louisville-men-became-first-americans-do-100-mile-bicycle-ride <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="This isn&#039;t Anderson or Schimpler, most likely, but the bicycle is similar to the one the men rode in 1880. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 02:33:30 +0000 Jacob Ryan 41862 at http://wkms.org In 1880, Louisville Men Became The First Americans To Do A 100-Mile Bicycle Ride Kentucky Colleges Award More Degrees This Year Than Ever Before, State Says http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-colleges-award-more-degrees-year-ever-state-says <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="The University of Louisville" data-attribution="Credit Eleanor Hasken/LPM" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201406/unnamed.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kentucky’s colleges and universities awarded more degrees than ever before in the 2013-14 academic year, according to a&#160;</span><a href="http://migration.kentucky.gov/newsroom/cpe/nr_062014-2.htm" style="line-height: 1.5;">report</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by the Council on Postsecondar Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:26:55 +0000 Jacob Ryan 41533 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Colleges Award More Degrees This Year Than Ever Before, State Says Louisville is (Officially) Getting a Pro Soccer Team http://wkms.org/post/louisville-officially-getting-pro-soccer-team <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Wayne Estopinal" data-attribution="Credit Jacob Ryan/WFPL News" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201406/Wayne_Estinopal.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Starting next year, Louisville will host a professional soccer club in the Major League Soccer-affiliated United Soccer League&#160;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">PRO division.</span><p>Owners of the Louisville City Football Club announced Wednesday that the team will be relocating from Orlando b Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:20:00 +0000 Jacob Ryan 41054 at http://wkms.org Louisville is (Officially) Getting a Pro Soccer Team Atherton High Considers Discrimination Policy Change to Address Student Gender Identity Questions http://wkms.org/post/atherton-high-considers-discrimination-policy-change-address-student-gender-identity-questions <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit JCPS" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201405/atherton.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Atherton High School administrators are looking to revise the school’s discrimination policy after complaints arose from a male-bodied transgender student's use of the girls' restroom.</span><p>The student, who identifies as a female, was allowed to use both of the school’s girls-only restrooms, but, following complaints, school officials Wed, 14 May 2014 15:45:16 +0000 Jacob Ryan 40553 at http://wkms.org Atherton High Considers Discrimination Policy Change to Address Student Gender Identity Questions University of Louisville Medical School Put on Accreditation Probation http://wkms.org/post/university-louisville-medical-school-put-accreditation-probation <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit File photo" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201206/thinker.jpeg" alt="" /><p>The <a href="https://louisville.edu/medicine">University of Louisville School of Medicine</a> has been placed on probation by its accrediting body.<p>The <a href="http://www.lcme.org/">Liaison Committee on Medical Education</a>, the body that issues accreditation to medical education programs in the United States and Canada, has expressed concern in nine areas of Uof Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:07:58 +0000 Jacob Ryan 39255 at http://wkms.org University of Louisville Medical School Put on Accreditation Probation