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KAAC Partners with University of the Cumberlands

KAAC Executive Director John Bennett announced today that the University of the Cumberlands will partner with KAAC to sponsor five High School Governor’s Cup Regional sites in February 2012. The sponsorship includes Governor’s Cup Regions 9, 11, 12, 13 and 14, which encompass Northern, Central and Southeastern Kentucky.

According to University of the Cumberlands President Dr. Jim Taylor, “University of the Cumberlands is excited about partnering with the Kentucky Association for Academic Competition to sponsor regional Governor’s Cup competitions. We wish the best to all competitors. Like KAAC, our goal each day is to support young people in their pursuit of academic achievement.”

Located in Williamsburg, Kentucky, University of the Cumberlands is an institution of regional distinction, which currently offers four undergraduate degrees in more than 40 major fields of study; nine pre-professional programs; seven graduate degrees, including a doctorate and six master’s degrees; certifications in education; and online programs.

High School Regional Governor’s Cup is scheduled for February 14th and 18. For a complete listing of competition pairings and host sites, visit

For more information about University of the Cumberlands, visit

Article Courtesy of:

Kentucky Association for Academic Competition

Governor’s Cup

Frankfort, KY 40601

Executive Director: John Bennett

Program Director: Brenda Darnell

Phone: 502.223.0088

Fax: 502.223.0430