News and Press

April 2012

A Whole Lotta Shakin Going On

April 27, 2012

Among the 27 schools, with 3 being international schools, competing to win the 9th Annual EERI SDC (Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Seismic Design Competition) was the Peter Kiewit Institute's Durham School of Architectural Engineering and ... more ->

Ph.D. Candidates Welcomed to PKI for Annual Symposium

April 27, 2012

Dr. Eddy Rojas, Director of the Durham School, welcomed 15 Ph.D. candidates to the Peter Kiewit Institute for the second annual Durham School Ph.D Symposium March 14 through the 17th. The symposium is a unique three-day event specifically organized ... more ->

Scott Scholar Awarded Robert W. Young Award

April 27, 2012

Adam Buck, a PKI Scott Scholar studying architectural engineering, was selected for the 2011-12 Robert W. Young Award for Undergraduate Student Research from the Acoustical Society of America. As part of UNL's UCARE program, Adam has been working ... more ->