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Induction into the Profession Ceremony Set for May 5

Graduating engineering and computer science seniors and graduate students are invited to the Induction into the Profession Ceremony Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Singletary Center for the Arts. Brunch at the Hilary J. Boone Center will immediately follow the conclusion of the program.

Why Preparing Engineers and Computer Scientists Matters for Kentucky

Kentucky has the potential to become a leading force in advanced manufacturing – an industry priority for the Commonwealth and a critical element in our state’s future economic growth and prosperity.

Johnson and Tyler Receive Fulbright Scholarships

University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that four UK graduates have been offered Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships and three have accepted the award.

Department Spotlights

Carmen Agouridis

Carmen Agouridis is passionate about stream restoration, mining land reclamation and STEM education, and is dedicated to helping her community understand natural processes and environmental trends.

Biosystems Engineering


Mike Montross

On July 1, 2017, Michael Montross, a longtime UK educator, researcher and farmer, became the new chair of the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering. Montross has been a member of the department since 1999.

Biosystems Engineering


Hana Hafer

Originally from Union, Kentucky, Hana graduated in May 2016 with a biosystems engineering degree. Knowing she wanted a career outside of the laboratory, she pursued an MBA which she completed in May 2017. The combination of engineering expertise and business acumen landed her a dream position with Syngenta, an agricultural company based on Greensboro, N.C.

Biosystems Engineering