$3M Gift to Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Arkansas alumnus Kevin Brown and his wife, Marie, have created an endowed department head chair within the College of Engineering thanks to a $3 million gift. The Kevin W. and Marie L. Brown Department Head Chair in Chemical Engineering will benefit the Ralph E. Martin Department of Chemical Engineering.
Hestekin Elected Vice President of AES Electrophoresis Society
Christa Hestekin, associate professor of chemical engineering, was named vice president of the AES Electrophoresis Society at its annual meeting on Nov. 3-6 in San Francisco. Hestekin will serve a two-year term in this position.
Durant Wins Two National Awards
Keiron Durant, an honors chemical engineering senior, has won two national awards for his research on alternative fuels.