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From left: Asa O'Neal and Harrison Yang. The Wildcats were selected from a pool of 1,353 undergraduates nominated by 446 institutions. Photos provided.

2 UK engineering students awarded 2024-25 Goldwater Scholarship

Asa O’Neal, in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Harrison Yang, in the F. Joseph Halcomb III, M.D. Department of Biomedical Engineering, are 2024-25 recipients of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. 

Jessica Chu, Joi Craig, Jocelyn Grimsley, Ruth Gonzalez Jimenez, Ala Hassan, Aliyah McDaniel, Nia Pennington, Kiarah Raglin, Jazmine Rivera

UK Women’s Forum announces 30th anniversary Sarah Bennett Holmes Award winners

The Sarah Bennett Holmes Awards is among the most esteemed recognitions bestowed at the University of Kentucky and brings recognition for efforts that might otherwise go unnoticed.

Elaine Duncan presenting at UK  in 2019

Elaine Duncan elected a Biomaterials Science and Engineering Fellow

Elaine Duncan, adjunct professor in the University of Kentucky F. Joseph Halcomb III, M.D. Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering (FBSE) by the International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science and Engineering (IUSBSE). 

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Lauren Bell

Through the biomedical engineering minor, Lauren Bell experienced graduate-level classes that led her to pursue a master's degree in biomedical engineering. 


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Caigang Zhu

Prior to joining UK this fall, assistant professor Caigang Zhu was a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University.


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Sheng Tong

Biomedical engineering associate professor joined the UK faculty this fall. Previously, he was a research associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Rice University.


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