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Alumnus J. Anthony Powell Inducted into NASA Glenn Research Center Hall of Fame

Tony Powell (BSEE 1959) has been inducted into the NASA Glenn Research Center Hall of Fame as part of its 2021 class. 

Racecourse Managers Learn Ways to Make Their Tracks Safer During UK Grading School

Mick Peterson and leading racecourse managers are showing racetrack employees how to improve safety by properly grading the surface.

New Boeing Scholarships Awarded to Eight UK Aerospace Engineering Certificate Students

Eight undergraduate students in the College of Engineering were selected to be the first to receive $3,000 and $1,500 Boeing Scholarships for Aerospace Engineering at UK.

Six Engineering Graduates Inducted into UK Hall of Distinguished Alumni

Hall of Distinguished Alumni inductees are honored for their meaningful contributions to the Commonwealth, nation and the world.

New NSF Sponsored Project to Research Smart Electric Motor-Drive Systems

The project is titled “Collaborative Research: Smart Coils for AC Motors,” and will be a collaboration with Kansas State University.

Tailgate for UK vs. Florida This Saturday (10/2)

The tailgate will be hosted by Thoroughbred, a full service design, engineering and construction firm based in Lexington.

University Senate Names Gail Brion 2021 Outstanding Senator

Brion has been a member of the University Senate since 2010, serving three-year terms that began in 2011 and 2018.

Ishan Thakkar Receives New NSF Award

The grant is in the amount of $300,000 and funding will span two years.

UK SME Chapter Receives 2021 MEC Student Chapter Award

UK’s SME chapters received the award in 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020 and now in 2021.

Young Alumni Philanthropy Council Announces Newest Class

To join the council, every member makes a monetary gift of $1,000 to the college to be pooled and awarded to the program(s) voted on by the council.