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2020 One Day for UK Raises Nearly $2 Million for UK College of Engineering

The UK College of Engineering raised a jaw-dropping $1,929,828 from 519 gifts thanks to its alumni and friends of the college. 

One Day for UK is September 16

This year, the college is raising funds to unlock challenge gifts that will create new scholarships for women, persons from diverse populations and first-generation students.

Alumna Alex Castle Elected President of Tennessee Distillers Guild

Castle was the first female head distiller in Tennessee, overseeing all facets of production at Old Dominick Distillery.


Luis Arduz (BSCE 1988; MSCE 1996)

Luis Arduz, one of the college's earliest graduates of Hispanic descent, is a project manager, geotechnical engineer and senior associate at Stantec.

Civil Engineering

Allison Kerns (BSCHE 2020)

Recent chemical engineering graduate Allison Kerns is a supervisor at Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky.

Isabel Moore (BSEE 2020)

What ties Isabel Moore to the University of Kentucky College of Engineering is, and has always been, people.