Improving manufacturing capabilities

The University of Kentucky (UK) is part of a new collaboration to improve manufacturing capabilities in the U.S. UK is joined by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory (DEVCOM ARL) on the five-year, $50 million program.

Personnel recruitment tech

UnicusPar LLC is currently offering its personnel recruitment software platform to 15 to 30 early adopter companies interested in using the technology before it’s available nationwide. The platform is a matchmaking solution for employers, recruiters and job seekers.

Spalding to build tech-rich center

Kosair Charities announced that it has awarded a grant of $2 million to Spalding University to build a technology rich physical therapy center. To be called the Kosair Charities School of Physical Therapy and Center for Interprofessional Education, the building will feature three skills labs for on-site laboratory instruction, as well as an anatomy education center with an anatomy wet lab and accompanying dry lab featuring models and technology for virtual anatomy instruction.

UofL overhauls web-based experiences

UofL is undertaking a massive project: modernizing all university web-based experiences. The Web Improvement Project (WIP) will modernize and improve all university web-based experiences, as well as the processes behind developing and maintaining them.