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Earn a Digital Badge by Pairing Summer Online Courses

May 07, 2020

Students inside and outside UK can earn badges for taking two classes within the same concentration. Courses must be completed during the summer of 2020 to be eligible for a badge.

2020 College of Engineering Tau Beta Pi and Department Awards

April 27, 2020

Despite the cancellation of the annual UK College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi, each department and Tau Beta Pi have named awardees. 

Yuke Wang Wins Goldwater Scholarship

April 03, 2020

Wang is a UK junior pursuing majors in physics, mathematics and computer science. Upon completion of his bachelor's degrees, Wang plans to pursue a doctorate in theoretical physics.

Digital Restoration Initiative Accepting 2020-2021 Applicants for Undergraduate Research

March 31, 2020

DRI works to reveal the writing hidden on the untouchable, disintegrating pages of ancient scrolls and other damaged textual artifacts.

Simone Silvestri Wins NSF CAREER Award

March 16, 2020

The award is given in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization.

Hana Khamfroush Receives New NSF Grant

February 25, 2020

Khamfroush models and analyzes large-scale complex networks, whether wireless, cyber-physical or social.

Competitive Programming Team Advances to North America Championship

February 10, 2020

The UKy-blue competitive programming team was one of the Mid-Central Regional winners at the competition held November 2, 2019. Only six schools advanced from the region.

Software Engineering with Tingting Yu

February 10, 2020

In August 2019, computer science assistant professor Tingting Yu received a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation in the amount of approximately $500,000. The project involves collaboration between University of Kentucky and Stevens Institute of Technology, and the goal is to improve the quality of modern software systems. Yu researches the broad field of software engineering, which largely boils down to creating better software. The goal of her research is to engineer techniques that help developers create more dependable, secure and user-friendly software systems. 

Eura Shin Selected for Honorable Mention for CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award

December 17, 2019

Shin has been working on research projects related to machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI).

Opportunity to Join Research Team Transforms UK Students’ Careers

November 21, 2019

When students come to the University of Kentucky, they discover many opportunities that ignite their passion. For three UK students, that opportunity was undergraduate research.