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Grehan Building Modernization to Support Engineering Growth Goals

To support engineering enrollment growth, the Grehan Building is undergoing a complete modernization. Once completed, it will add 22,000 square feet of space to the college’s current total of 275,000.


Badurdeen Appointed to Editorial Board of Sustainable Management Journal

Fazleena Badurdeen has been appointed an associate editor Resources, Conservation and Recycling, one of the highest ranked journals in sustainable management and conservation of resources.


Brehm Receives Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award

The honor is given to academic scientists and engineers who have shown exceptional promise for doing creative research early in their career.


Bullard Breaks Guinness World Record, Makes Donation to the College

On Saturday, January 12, 2019, Bullard, a global provider of personal protective equipment, supplied 10,000 hard hats to fans attending the University of Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt game and broke a Guinness World Record.


VIDEO: Rare Earth Elements Support Renewable Energy Technologies

Sustainability and coal mining don't typically go hand in hand, but a project at the University of Kentucky is offering an opportunity to bring the two together. 


UK Doctoral Student Wins Ian C. Watson Fellowship for Membrane Advancement

Chemical engineering doctoral student Xiaobo “Max” Dong, has been awarded the American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) Ian C. Watson Fellowship for Membrane Advancement.


Herrin Gives Talk at National Academy of Engineering Workshop

“Engineering a Quieter America: UAS and UAV (Drone) Noise Emissions and Noise Control Engineering Technology” was held in Washington D.C. December 13-14.


Alumna Wright Helps Messer Construction Co. Secure $241 Million Lexington Convention Center Contract

Mary Beth Wright is a UK civil engineering graduate and UK MBA alumna.


Tagavi Elected UK Senate Council Vice Chair-Elect

Professor Kaveh Tagavi  will begin serving a one-year term as Senate Council Vice Chair on June 1, 2019. While maintaining a robust teaching and research profile, Tagavi has consistently found opportunities to serve.


Dziubla Named Next Chemical and Materials Engineering Department Chair

Thomas Dziubla has taught at UK since 2006 and served as director of graduate studies for chemical engineering from 2013-2018. He will begin his new responsibilities July 1, 2019.