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Two Bourbon Production Engineering Online Courses Begin May 17

This course introduces students outside of chemical engineering to the science and engineering aspects that control the production of bourbon in a distillery setting.


F. Joseph Halcomb III, M.D. to receive Honorary Doctor of Engineering Degree

Dr. Halcomb led the development of joint replacement implants that revolutionized the industry.


Jennifer McIntosh Wins Staff Excellence Award

Dr. McIntosh is director of the Office of Student Services at the Paducah Extended Campus Program.


Melissa Brown Wins Staff Excellence Award

In the past year, Brown has been an essential resource for the First-Year Engineering program. 


Jared Payne Wins Outstanding Master's Student Award

Payne’s research in software has resulted in six archival publications—most of which have been published in the top venues of his research area.


Issam Harik Named University Research Professor for 2021-2022

Since 1994, Harik has been at the helm of a group of students researching the deployment of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in bridges and buildings.


Henry Vickers Leaves Behind More Than $1 Million to Pave Path for Future Engineers

Vickers’ recent gift totaling more than $1 million will support the existing Henry C. Vickers Endowed Scholarship Fund


Danny Francis Wins Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

Francis has served as a teaching assistant in the Department of Civil Engineering as well as in the First-Year Engineering program.


Kentucky NNCI Node Renewed through 2025

The program was renewed by the National Science Foundation with an additional $3.5 million of support. Professor J. Todd Hastings serves as co-principal investigator.


Sarah Wilson Named Lutes Award Winner

Sarah Wilson, a lecturer in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, is the 2021 winner of the Henry Mason Lutes Award for Excellence in Engineering Education.