Dr. Carlton Ho was named Associate Editor of the Journal of Construction and Building Materials, an international journal dedicated to the investigation and innovative use of materials in construction and repair.
Dr. Shawn P. Kelley, Ph.D., P.E., has been named as Vermont’s 2017 Engineer of the Year. A civil engineer specializing in geotechnical engineering, Dr. Kelley is a member of the board of directors of GeoDesign, Inc., based in Windsor, VT. He received his bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where he was inducted into Chi Epsilon, the civil engineering honor society and has received the College of Engineering Outstanding Junior Alumni Award. He is the author of over twenty-five technical publications, reports, and presentations. Dr. Kelley is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Vermont.
Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Professor David Reckhow, who is the director of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Water Innovation Network for Sustainable Small Systems (WINSSS), will present the next University of Massachusetts Amherst Distinguished Faculty Lecture on Wednesday, February 8, at 4:00 p.m. The title of his lecture is “Drinking Water in Crisis: Lead, Lignin, and Legionella.” Reckhow’s lecture will take place in the Bernie Dallas Room of the Goodell Building, is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a reception.