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Wildcat Cage Competition Yields Nearly $50,000 for Student Organizations

Collectively, investors committed $48,561 by the end of the competition—over $10,000 more than the previous year.


Luke Fortner Named to 2020 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

Fortner graduated with a mechanical engineering degree and is a current ME graduate student.


UK Researchers Awarded NSF Grant to Engineer Better Mental Health Solutions

Chemical engineering lecturer Sarah Wilson became interested in research on engineering student mental health while attending an engineering education conference.


UK Physics, Engineering Team Uses AI to Study Galaxy Clusters

Nathan Jacobs, Yu Zhang and Gongbo Liang are exploring ways of using techniques from machine learning and computer vision to analyze astronomy images.


One Day for UK is September 16

This year, the college is raising funds to unlock challenge gifts that will create new scholarships for women, persons from diverse populations and first-generation students.


UK’s James B. Beam Institute Prioritizing Environmental Stewardship

UK scientists, including professor and KWRRI director Lindell Ormsbee, are partnering with Beam Suntory to study water sustainability.


Mehrana Mohtasebi receives 2020 Biomedical Engineering Society Career Development Award.

Winners are selected among a pool of international applicants including graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and early career professionals.


Five College of Engineering Graduate Students Named Bridge to Doctorate Fellows

The Kentucky-West Virginia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (KY-WV LSAMP), spearheaded by UK, is responsible for the program.


Kentucky Professional Engineers in Mining (PEM) Seminar to be Held Virtually September 11

Attendees receive professional development credit which can be applied toward the requirement for maintaining professional engineering licensure.


Mujan Seif Receives NASA Space Technology Research Opportunity

Awards are made in the form of grants to accredited U.S. universities on behalf of individuals pursuing master’s or doctoral degrees, with the faculty advisor serving as the principal investigator.