This year’s mining engineering graduates were recognized at the 36th annual Mining Awards Dinner April 28, 2018 at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort and Spa in Lexington, Kentucky.
On April 25, students in the Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research presented posters detailing their research findings at the 2018 Showcase of Undergraduate Scholars.
Y. Charles Lu, H.E. Katterjohn Professor of Mechanical Engineering, is the 2017 recipient of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International Excellence in Engineering Education Award.
During Spring Break, a team of undergraduate students in Dr. Brent Seales' research group traveled to prestigious Oxford University, in the South East region of England, where they presented their findings.
Christine Goble, a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Kentucky, received an Outstanding Teaching Faculty Award at the 2018 Provost Awards ceremony held April 19.
During the 2018 Provost Awards ceremony held April 19, University Alumni Professor of Chemical Engineering Dibakar Bhattacharyya (“DB”) received the Sturgill Award, which is given each year to a graduate faculty member who has provided outstanding contributions to graduate education at UK.
At the annual Tau Beta Pi Award Banquet held April 17, Jeffrey Seay was named the 2018 winner of the Henry Mason Lutes for Excellence in Engineering Education Award.
Elizabeth Foster, a senior majoring in electrical engineering, has received an Otis Singletary Outstanding Senior Award and will be one of the speakers at next month's Commencement ceremonies.
On April 13, the University of Kentucky College of Engineering inducted six new members into its Hall of Distinction.
Reginald Souleyrette, Commonwealth Chair in Transportation Engineering and chair of the Department of Civil Engineering, has been elected to the American Society of Civil Engineers’ College of Fellows.