Downtown , . _ g Great Open Spaces
NIOVIIIQ _ i _ A I T i i- j Dedication of the Ralph G. Anderson Build-
A new Professional T '_ ?l Zi l j A in ing in September officially completed a $100 i
Develonrneni Center ei ra. l ir i j million project to upgrade engmeering fa-
UK look the first Sien rz l e i J. E . . . c1ht1es.The Anderson Building offers stateof-
io reality with ei girl of r Q T the-art laboratory space for graduate researeh
acres Valued at -.,7 .l e 1 r_ uHdIgIHdu3t educatlon, taChIHg f3C]_l1-
$2, iri the dOWn_ l ` . i __ UCS, El Stl1ClI'1t CHI`I`-I'SOUI`C CI`1tI`, COIlfI`-
iown aren from C_M_ ~ r _4rrmmQ_ To it ence rooms, computing labs, and a student
..Biil and Leigh Geiion r i - ii commons area. The complex has about
er Bristol, Term. The eee -i ~> Q 5 jj 114,800 total square feet on four levels.
ner Or High sm and , "T*Sl?lldlgetlvel
Harrison Avenue is the V = A .. jg . i _ Engmeering teaching and research capabili-
l former site oi the l__R_ le ties," said Tom Bester, dean of the UK College
Cooke Chevrolet dealee U ee ; _ , Q j r e_ of Enginegrmg. It will enable the college to.
Ship, Preliminary plans . r .. . ?-,,,i r ee. apcommo atei growth in the faculty, and it will
for the eenier inelncle an ,. .i a so meet the increasing demands of stu-
i . > .\ _ A E r Students dntS_
executive MBA program e . ,_ i, ii _ _ _
1 - - & - M T _ ?` lim an la$$ Anderson, the bu1ld1ngs eponym, received
in a 30,000 square foot, . . / T. , move iniir,..e_e,,,.i, _ _ _ _
. iWo_SiOry building on me _ ii . man his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical
Sire. Y i Q "l ieee, engineering from UK in 1950. In 1958, he
i O _ , , , - ,_ , _ . .;i ` . founded Belcan Corp., which now employs
e :. ez? .- _ 4 000
V - - ~~ , people and generates $400 million in
l New in Numbers, revenue annually at its 43 offices nationally
r and international] .
UK has 34,182 students enrolled for its fall The ceremony glso recognized major per.
l SII`lStC1, HH lI'lCl'3S of 5 pI'CIli OVCI Sgnai and c0ip()ia[ financial from
i last year. _The alltime high enrollment for the Anderson; Anne Raymond, Wifg of the inte
A C9mlllllllllY ullllalgladuaia gladllal PT0lS Oliver Raymond; Joe and Suzanne Teague;
l Slallal alla madlcal Callagas ildS l William T. Young; Kentucky Utilities Co. and
i ii `~ CI`EiSS in VlI`tl.l8lly VCI'y 3.CHdl'l'1lC BITCH. Lexmark Intgrnational InC_
i ii Freshmen enrollment surged 18 percent
l to 3,722 students. The class includes 272 :- ` |i _,_; _ ii;
l Govemors Scholars and Governors ~A A T _.ie e i
l @ School for the Arts students, 79 Legacy stu- ~ ei re " % ji;
. $*1 l dents, 148 high school class valedictorians, g f*7 ==#e, 1
il 51 National Merit Scholars, one National * i Q. ._ ir i n 3 = i
Fey Q Achievement Scholar and one National l l - \i ' ` \. .- ga-;i. .
? 1 Hispanic Scholar. . 4., *,_l . . ,_ _. _.,e.,. , f? .
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. i Oil and Gas Records Online r . Y A i i ` `
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i gi T The Kentucky Geological Survey (KGS) r r v,__ e -
Ej has launched the nations first free online __- .,,, _ ,,i,
5% y database for oil and gas well records. Now ee- '= _i=i> P ~"''* l ( all V
l xl anyone surfing the Internet can view ap- r vle ri e e.Vv r r ( M me .
i i.. r proximately 80 years of data that includes ''ne
1.3m1llion digitallimages. In m0St C8S$, UK President Lee Todd Jr., at center, is joined
, this information is accessed online by by dignitaries for the dedication of the Fialph G.
i V ini w searching for the name of the drilling AdBPSO Building.
. ""' company, property owner, the name of
l w___ the well or its location. Records about
. i G i -l __i _`_' ground water and landslides also are
being posted to the Web site.
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