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Nabil Al Aamery Receives 2020 College of Engineering Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

As a testament to the student’s appreciation of Al Aamery’s work as a TA, he was recently voted by the students to receive the 2019-2020 Department of Civil Engineering Outstanding TA Award. 


Max Dong Receives Outstanding Doctoral Student Award

His research as part of his dissertation was on the development of green methods of fabricating polymeric membranes, their antifouling properties and applications in wastewater treatment.


Kelly Pennell Named Director of UK Superfund Research Center

Pennell’s contributions led to UK-SRC’s recent $8.7 million grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.


Eura Shin Awarded NSF Graduate Fellowship

Shin, a 2019 computer science graduate and Lewis Honors College member from Morehead, Kentucky, will pursue research in robotics and computer vision at Harvard University.


Stephen Parsons Awarded NSF Graduate Fellowship

Parsons, a former Chellgren Fellow and current computer science doctoral student from Lexington, will pursue research in robotics and computer vision at UK.


James Tyler Nichols Awarded NSF Graduate Fellowship

Nichols, a mechanical engineering graduate student from Taylorsville, Kentucky, will pursue research in aerospace engineering at the University of Colorado at Boulder.


Three UK Students Awarded NSF Graduate Fellowships

James Tyler Nichols, Stephen Parsons and Eura Shin are the newest NSF fellows from the UK College of Engineering. Annually, the NSF awards approximately 1,500 fellowships from an applicant pool of over 12,000.


Stephanie Mahan Wins Staff Excellence Award

Stephanie Mahan, business office manager at the College of Engineering Extended Campus at Paducah, was one of two recipients of 2020 College of Engineering Staff Excellence Awards.


Doug Kreis Wins Staff Excellence Award

Doug Kreis, associate director of the Kentucky Transportation Center, was one of two recipients of 2020 College of Engineering Staff Excellence Awards.


Janet Lumpp, Aaron Cramer Win Excellence in Service Awards

Dr. Janet Lumpp and Dr. Aaron Cramer were the two recipients of the 2020 College of Engineering Excellence in Service Awards.