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Five College of Engineering Graduate Students Named Bridge to Doctorate Fellows

The Kentucky-West Virginia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (KY-WV LSAMP), spearheaded by UK, is responsible for the program.

Dual-purpose Hemp Cultivars Have Best Biofuel Potential

In the study led by BAE assistant professor Jian Shi, the dual-purpose cultivars that had the best biofuel potential, which uses the stalk, also produced grain.

Staci McGill Awarded USDA Predoctoral Fellowship

McGill’s research project will develop ways to improve the air quality of indoor arenas to make the facilities healthier for humans and horses.

Department Spotlights

Staci McGill

Advised by assistant extension professor Morgan Hayes, doctoral student and equine enthusiast Staci McGill is exploring all aspects of indoor riding facilities.


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Megan Davisson

Senior biosystems engineering major Megan Davisson has found a true passion in the alcohol industry. Her academic focus in bioprocess food engineering enabled her to help develop a lager for Alltech's line of beers.


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Katharine Estep

Katharine Estep was a self-described tree hugger, but wasn’t sure where to channel her interest in environmental issues. Then she discovered biosystems engineering. 


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