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Alumnus Ralph Palmer Makes $10,000 Gift to Civil Engineering

September 27, 2023

Palmer, a distinguished graduate of the University of Kentucky and the Department of Civil Engineering, has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to supporting the development of tomorrow's leaders.

Glennon Orthober Wins Third Place at KY/TN Water Professionals Conference

September 25, 2023

Glennon Orthober, a civil engineering senior, presented his research at the KY/TN Water Professionals Conference in Memphis, Tennessee.

2023 Civil Engineering Awards Banquet

September 25, 2023

The 2023 Civil Engineering Awards Banquet, which took place on September 16, 2023 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Lexington/UK Coldstream, recognizes outstanding alumni and industry leaders in the civil and construction engineering industry.

Sebastian Bryson Interviewed for Engineering Management Institute Podcast

June 16, 2023

Listen to Sebastian Bryson's interview, "How Satellite Data is Being Used to Save Lives from Landslides," on the Geotechnical Engineering Podcast!

Greg Erhardt serving in a pivotal role for the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Innovations in Travel Analysis Conference

June 06, 2023

Greg Erhardt served on the planning committee for the TRB Innovations in Travel Analysis conference in Indianapolis June 4-6, 2023.

Ph.D. student from Lebanon fulfills lifelong dream at UK

May 02, 2023

After receiving a fellowship from the University of Kentucky, Ashtarout Ammar decided to move halfway around the world to pursue her dream of earning a doctoral degree in engineering.

2023 College of Engineering Faculty Awards

April 28, 2023

The annual College of Engineering Faculty Awards ceremony was held on April 27 at Malone's Prime and Events. Awards were given in the areas of research, service and graduate studies.

College of Engineering Inducts 2023 Class Into Hall of Distinction

April 24, 2023

Rob Beeler, Jack Cheng, Tracy Drain, Edward Foree, Vincent Holloway and Howard Moore were inducted into the Hall of Distinction on April 20, 2023. 

How UK research team is proving human hair can be used to repair Kentucky bridges, buildings

April 05, 2023

A research team in the College of Engineering is leading the charge on utilizing recycled human hair to help repair bridges and buildings across Kentucky and beyond.

In Memory of Dr. Hans Gesund

March 27, 2023

On March 17, the University and the College of Engineering’s longest-serving faculty member, Hans Gesund, passed away at age 94.