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Hans Gesund to Retire; Submit Your Gesundisms!

At the end of the fall 2020 semester, civil engineering professor Hans Gesund will retire as the long-serving professor at the University of Kentucky— ever.

Nikiforos Stamatiadis Receives Two New Grants

The two awards were granted by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Science.

“You Belong Here: Black Students in Engineering” to Take Place October 2

Alumnus and interim vice president of institutional diversity at UK Dr. George Wright will deliver a talk to those in attendance.

Department Spotlights

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


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