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Gisella Lamas-Samanamud was Selected for a WE Local Award

January 25, 2022

This award honors individuals who have contributed to the advancement or acceptance of women in engineering; and have developed or contributed to programs to promote and advance women in STEM fields.

Molly Frazar received the Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award

December 20, 2021

Molly Frazar is the 24th recipient of the Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award, which recognizes one outstanding graduate student or postdoctoral researcher who exemplifies qualities of scientific excellence.

Isabel Escobar Elected to Become the Next AWIS National Governing Board Chair

December 13, 2021

Isabel Escobar, professor of chemical engineering and associate director of UK’s Center of Membrane Sciences, has been elected to serve as Board Chair for the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) beginning January 1, 2022.

The UK Superfund Research Center hosted a Science Visualization Workshop

December 03, 2021

The UK Superfund Research Center’s Research Experience and Training Coordination Core hosted a one-day ‘Science Visualization’ workshop.

Earn a Digital Badge by Pairing Summer Online Courses

May 07, 2020

Students inside and outside UK can earn badges for taking two classes within the same concentration. Courses must be completed during the summer of 2020 to be eligible for a badge.

Mike Detisch Wins Best Poster and Travel Awards in Portugal

October 16, 2019

Materials engineering doctoral student Mike Detisch won two awards at the Imagine Membrane Conference in Horta, Portugal, in September.

$3 Million NSF Grant to Support the Next Generation of Kentucky Food, Energy and Water Systems Innovators

October 03, 2019

UK faculty members Carmen Agouridis and Isabel Escobar will be involved with the project.

Brad Berron Receives NSF Grant for Collaboration with US FDA

October 01, 2019

The results of the study may be used to develop standardized approaches for reviewing and evaluating the efficacy of bioprinting approaches for medical product applications.

Mujan Seif Awarded Society of Women Engineers 2019 Outstanding Collegiate Member

September 30, 2019

Only ten collegiate members receive the Outstanding Collegiate Member Award annually.

David Silverstein Elected AIChE Fellow

September 30, 2019

Silverstein will be recognized at a ceremony on November 12 during the AIChE Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.