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UK/CoD hosts design and research showcase

December 16, 2013   |  

University of Kentucky College of Design hosted a design and research showcase for the members of Leadership Lexington, a leadership development program sponsored by Commerce Lexington.
 
The showcase exhibited the research and service projects developed and executed by UK/CoD students and faculty that directly benefited the Commonwealth of Kentucky and its citizens.
 
The visiting group had the opportunity to speak with faculty and students and learn more about the College of Design projects in depth.
 
The displayed projects included:
  • Houseboat to Energy Efficient Residences (HBEER)
  • Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
  • s.ky blue Solar House
  • Henderson HMPL 1
  • UK Medical Center Post-Occupancy Evaluation
  • Harlan Community Engagement Studio
  • Rose Street/UK Campus Ttraffic Sstudy
  • Historic Preservation Community-based Field work
  • Wheelwright Psychiatric Facility Evaluation
  • California, KY Llibrary and Community Center
  • Louisville Water Company
  • Rupp Arena Evaluation
 
University President Eli Capilouto chose the College of Design as one of five colleges to host the Leadership Lexington group. The other host colleges were the College of Engineering, the College of Fine Arts, the College of Pharmacy, and the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship.