CBE Update 2019
Shining a Light on Hard Work
Thanks to the generosity of Jim and Sändra McKinley, CBE was able to recognize three outstanding PhD candidates at the department’s 2019 awards banquet.
A Message From the Department Head 2019
CBE maintained another year of positive momentum during academic year 2018-2019.
2019 Torchbearer: Chase Toth
Chase Toth was one of only seven seniors across the university to be named a 2019 Torchbearer.
Building Bridges to the Future of Modeling
Manolis Doxastakis’ research in multiscale computational modeling is building bridges between what exists and what’s possible.
Rhodes Less Traveled
Grant Rigney (ChemE, ’19) is the University of Tennessee’s eighth Rhodes Scholar and hopes to use chemical engineering to find better outcomes for patients.
Department Celebrates 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees
CBE inducted Charlie Moore, Virginia Butler, and James Downs into its Hall of Fame.
From Big Top to Rocky Top, Ossyra Embodies Volunteer Spirit
Recent graduate Jess Ossyra’s experience as a circus performer taught her lessons, such as valuing teamwork, that make her an outstanding example of a Tennessee Volunteer.
Yolitz on the Road to Morocco with Scholarship
Katherine Yolitz is one of four UT students who earned scholarships to travel to study languages considered crucial to the nation’s security and stability.
Staff Spotlight: Kerri Cline
Academic advising is only one small part of Kerri Cline’s role in UT’s Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Annabel Large Lands Fulbright Adventure to Sweden
Annabel Large was named a 2019-2020 Fulbright Scholar and will spend 10 months in Sweden, conducting research at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.