Awards & Recognitions
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  • Feb 13 2020

Eve Schneider has been named a 2020 Sloan Research Fellow by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Schneider is one of 126 selected across the U.S. and Canada, and is first UK scholar to receive the fellowship in 25 years.

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  • Feb 12 2020

Suzanne Smith has been elected to the 2020 class of Fellows of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). Only 29 of the 33,000 AIAA members from across the U.S. and around the world were selected.

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  • Feb 6 2020

John Lyons' eye for innovation, beginning when he painted fire hydrants as a summer job, will serve him well as the director for innovation in public health.

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  • Feb 6 2020

A study in the January issue of Clinical Biomechanics helps shed light on the short-term outcome of arthroscopic surgery for a painful hip condition known as femoroacetabular impingement syndrome (FAIS).

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  • Jan 29 2020

UK College of Education Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig and Martin School of Public Policy and Administration Director and Professor Ron Zimmer have once again been ranked among the top public influencers shaping educational practice and policy in the U.S. 

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  • Jan 28 2020

A new statewide consortium, headquartered at UK, will pursue climate research, teaching and outreach.

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  • Jan 27 2020

With the help of a $900,000 USDA grant, UK researchers are working on noninvasive health monitoring for herds using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

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  • Jan 24 2020

The HEALing Communities Initiative grant from the National Institutes of Health totals $87 million, the largest in its history, and is focused over the next three years on reducing opioid-related deaths by 40 percent in 16 counties in KY.

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  • Jan 17 2020

UK's Ole Wendroth recently became president of the Soil Science Society of America. The society is an international scientific organization with more than 6,000 members and 1,000 certified professionals focused on advancing soil science.

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  • Jan 16 2020

An international group of experts led by Dr. Peter Nelson, a neuropathologist at the UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, is being recognized as one of the top science stories of 2019 by Discover Magazine.