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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.

2021 Henry Mason Lutes Award for Excellence in Engineering Education winner Sarah Wilson

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. 

Brad J. Berron: 2021 College of Engineering Excellence in Service Award Winner

Brad Berron Receives College of Engineering Excellence in Service Award

In addition to serving as head of research at UK’s James B. Beam Institute for Kentucky Spirits, Berron has also mentored several UK junior faculty members.

Department Spotlights

Becca & Cassie Roberts

Becca & Cassie Roberts

Sisters Becca and Cassie Roberts—both with degrees from other institutions—have been elated to receive ample scholarship aid from UK.


Computer Science

Student

Isabel Escobar

From teaching her daughter the ABCs to giving undergraduate students lessons on thermodynamics, Isabel Escobar transitioned her Lexington home into the ultimate classroom last spring.


Faculty

Allison Kerns (BSCHE 2020)

Recent chemical engineering graduate Allison Kerns is a supervisor at Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky.


Alumni