“Despite how challenging of a major or career it is, it’s worth it to me because I know it’s going to make other people’s lives better,” said Jonathan Kellogg, a senior at the University of Kentucky. The path he chose: civil engineering, which affects everyone, every day (think about the pavement you drive on, the water […]
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The University of Kentucky Gaines Center for the Humanities has chosen 12 outstanding undergraduates as new scholars for the university’s Gaines Fellowship Program for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 academic years. Read more at UKnow…
Kelly Pennell, assistant professor of civil engineering, has received the prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her project “Vapor Intrusion, Knowledge Brokers, and Environmental Health—A Three Dimensional Perspective.” The CAREER Award is one of the NSF’s highest awards and it supports junior faculty who “exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education […]
Isabella Sanchez, a pre-civil engineering junior, has been awarded a $5,000 voucher to apply toward an ISA education abroad program within two years. Read more at UKnow.
Civil engineering faculty member Gabe Dadi was recently featured in the UK Vis Center’s series “What’s Next.” You can see the video and read the article at UKNow.
On April 10, 2014, Dr. Lindell Ormsbee was inducted into the Virginia Tech Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy of Distinguished Alumni. Dr. Ormsbee received his MSCE degree from Virginia Tech in 1979. Dr. Ormsbee has been cited for his many contributions to water resources research over his 30 year academic career. The Academy […]
The second annual College of Engineering Dean’s Faculty Awards Reception was held April 28 at the Hilary J. Boone Center. College faculty members were on hand to see their colleagues receive awards in the areas of excellence in research, service and teaching. The winners in each category are listed below, along with a brief biography. […]