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UK’s James B. Beam Institute Prioritizing Environmental Stewardship

UK scientists, including professor and KWRRI director Lindell Ormsbee, are partnering with Beam Suntory to study water sustainability.

Structural Engineers Association Raising Awareness for the Structural Engineering Field

UK’s SEA chapter wants to promote structural engineering awareness through disaster response sustainability, education, publications and outreach.

Kentucky Part of New Tier 1 University Transportation Center

Gregory Erhardt, assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, is the PI for UK.

Department Spotlights

Michelle Imarah

Senior civil engineering major Michelle Imarah is an international student from Nigeria with big plans for her future. 

Civil Engineering


Ruth A. Coleman

Ruth Coleman made history at the University of Kentucky when she became the first African American woman to graduate from the College of Engineering in 1977.

Civil Engineering


Austin Gilbert

Austin Gilbert served as a teaching assistant for four courses and found the experience significantly shaped his graduate studies at UK.

Civil Engineering