Formed in 1992, the Hall of Distinction now has 151 members.
The program provides professional development and networking opportunities for current doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers who are considering careers in higher education.
Corey Baker, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at UK, led the summer bootcamp.
Max-Onakpoya and Liu are the 10th and 11th Halcomb fellows since alumnus F. Joseph Halcomb III, M.D. (BSME 1974) initiated the program.
Twelve faculty members spanning seven academic departments attended the orientation.
Jackson Codispoti will publish an article as first author in the Association for Computing Machinery academic journal Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems.
Zongming Fei, professor of computer science at the University of Kentucky, is the new chair of the University of Kentucky Department of Computer Science. He has taught at UK since 2000.
To make a Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes.
Nathan Jacobs, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science, will serve as co-investigator and senior mentor.
The Otis A. Singletary Outstanding Senior Award was established in 1978 as the first award recognizing overall student leadership at UK.