News & Press Releases


Rachel Aretakis, "Students Design Triangle Fraternity House," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 08 November 2011, 1, 2.

Erica Peterson, "Green Building Adapts to Various Structures, Scales in Kentucky Architecture," WFPL.org, 22 September 2011.

Whiney Hale, "State Showcases UK Energy Projects on Derby Day," UKNow, 06 May 2011.

Michael Speaks, "Design + Energy = Innovation," CAER-Energia, Vol. 22, No. 2, | 2011, 1-3.

Gregory Luhan, "Research Update – Solar Decathlon House Back on Campus," UKY - Sustainability Newsletter (President's Sustainability Advisory Committee), February 2011, Volume 2, Issue 3, 5.

Ernest J. Yanarella, "Gray's 'Fresh Start' is a New Beginning – Not a Clean Slate," Business Lexington, 19 January 2011.

Kenn Busch, "Making the Most of Real Woods: Decorative Hardwood Plywood-The Responsible Way to Specify rare and Precious Species," Interiors and Sources Magazine, December 2010, 4, 49-52.

Ben B. Perry, "Greening the Games: Uber-Green Visitor Center Makes History!" Bluegrass Green Guide – Fall 2010, 8.

Brian Hancock, "UK Strives For Green," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 15 September 2010, 1, 3.

Tanya J. Tyler, "Resonance House | 'Green' House Designed to Blend In," Central Kentucky Lifestyle Magazine (KY), Winter 2010, Volume 7, Number 1, Cover, 9-13.

Alicia P. Gregory, "s.ky blue," Odyssey Magazine (KY), University of Kentucky Research publication, Summer 2010, Cover, 6-12.

Ashley Beckham, "s-ky blue solarhouse opens for tours," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 14 April 2010, 1, 3.

Whitney Hale, "UK Takes Ninth Place at Solar Decathlon," UKY - Sustainability Newsletter (President's Sustainability Advisory Committee), February 2010, Volume 1, Issue 2, 1.

Veera Karpasto, "In Gara Per Il Green Building: Dopo Due Anni Il Parco Della Casa Bianca Torna As Osptitare Le Olimpiadii del Sole," Casa & Clima, No. 22, November-December 2009, 40-45.

Linda Perry, "The S-KY Blue Team: UK's Shining Example," Kentucky Alumni Magazine (KY), Winter 2009, 12-17.

Katy Tomasulo, "University of Kentucky's S.ky Blue House : Shaker-inspired design and products promote simple living in Kentucky's Solar Decathlon house," EcoHome Magazine, 19 October 2009.

Andy Mead, "UK Solar House Places Ninth in National Competition," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 17 October 2009.

Katie Perkowski, "Solar House Places Top Ten in Competition," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 18 October 2009.

Whitney Hale, "UK Takes Ninth at Solar Decathlon," UK News, 16 October 2009, 4.

Harry Sawyers, "Insulated Undulation at the University of Kentucky's S-KY Blue House: Solar Decathlon," Popular Mechanics, 16 October 2009. Lindsey Anderson, "College green building teams compete in 'Solar Decathlon'," USA Today, 15 October 2009, D4.

Ben Kleppinger, "Danville Student Part of UK Team Hoping to Win Solar Decathlon," The Advocate-Messenger (KY), 13 October 2009. Katie Perkowski, "Solar House Currently 13th in Competition," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 13 October 2009.

Lu-Ann Farrar, "UK Solar Home on Display in Washington, DC," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 12 October 2009.

Tom Cheyney, "Solar with a capital "S": Putting a photovoltaic focus on the Solar Decathlon," PV-Tech.org Daily News, 10 October 2009. "UK Students Try To Build World's Most Energy Efficient Home: The Solar Decathlon is underway in Washington," KNN-Kentucky News Network, 08 October 2009.

Whitney Hale, "Sun Shines Bright on UK's S-KY BLUE House," UK News, 08 October 2009.

Whitney Hale and Tom Welch, "DOE Solar Decathlon Coming to National Mall," UK News, 02 October 2009.

Andy Mead, "UK Students' Solar House Almost Ready for Contest," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 26 September 2009. "Whitney Hale, "E.ON US Sponsors UKY in Solar Decathlon Competition," UK News, 22 September 2009.

Leslie Bentey, "Team Prepares House of 'Blues' for Solar Decathlon in DC," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 22 September 2009.

Whitney Hale, "Sustainability, Sun, and Fun," UK News, 21 September 2009.

Campbell Wood, "UK's Green Team: Solar Decathlon – UK Team heads to DC," Business Lexington, 14 May 2009.

Whitney Hale, "College 'Designs' Answers to Energy Concerns," UK News, 04 May 2009.

Robin Roenker, "Sun Power," Kentucky Living Magazine (KY), May 2009. Travis Walker, "Students Compete to Create Most energy-efficient House," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 07 April 2009.

Andy Mead, "UK One of Twenty in National Solar Competition – University Solicits Project Ideas," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 11 February 2008.

Whitney Hale, "Silver Stamp of Approval," UK News, 01 September 2008, 4.

Preston Koerner, "Resonance House Takes LEED Silver," http://www.jetsongreen.com/2008/08/resonance-house.html, 20 August 2008 Andy Mead, "It's The Greenest House in Kentucky," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), C1, 16 August 2008.

Diane Heilenman, "Modern Love: Time for Preserving Modernist Design Has drawn Upon Us," The Courier-Journal (KY), 25 May 2008, Arts & Travel, 1-2.

Julieanna Preston, "The Digital Exchange," AD: Interior Atmospheres, AD: Art & Design Magazine, John Wiley & Sons: Wiley Academy Press, 09 May 2008 (June 2008).

Jenna Mullen, "Solar Team Draws Closer to Design for National Contest," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 17 April 2008.

Juliann Vachon, "Green Designs Sought for Solar House," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 28 February 2008.

Whitney Hale, "Students Asked to Create Solar House Designs," UK News, 27 February 2008.

Kernel Editorial Board, "Solar House Project Calls for Broad Effort from UK Community," The Kentucky Kernel, 11 February 2008. Whitney Hale, "Contest Asks State – What About Blue is Green," UK News, 06 February 2008.

Ali Kresslein, "UK To Compete for Best Solar House Design," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 04 February 2008.

Whitney Hale, "UK to Compete in International Solar Decathlon," UK News, 29 January 2008.

Gregory A. Luhan, "Finding a Voice in Collegetown," Business Lexington (KY), 11 January 2008, 18-19.

Robbie Clark, "Designing a New City," Business Lexington (KY), 30 November 2007, 38.

Erin Melwing "Envisioning a Collegetown: Design Students Create Proposals to Link UK with Downtown and Transy," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 20 November 2007, 1, 3.

Beverly Fortune, "Architecture Students Rethink Downtown," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 16 November 2007, C1, C3.

Jennifer Hewlett, "Exemplary Living: Professor Researching Kentucky's Modern Homes Finds a Gem to Call His Own," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), E1, E6, 03 November 2007.

Kernel Editorial Board, "Editorial: College-town Plans Are worth Pursuing despite High Cost," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 12 November 2007, 6.

Erin Melwing, "College-town Planners Seek Help from UK," The Kentucky Kernel (KY), 31 October 2007, 1, 3.

Alan G. Brake, "My New Kentucky Home: An Interdisciplinary Group of Students Proves that Modern Design Can Work in a Historic Area," Metropolis Magazine, May 2007, 8, 62.

Diane Heilenman, "Design Students' Projects Have Public Impact," The Courier-Journal (KY), Arts Section, 22 April 2007, I6.

Andy Mead, "This Copper House Is Green to its Roots: University Design Cuts Waste, Saves Energy," The Washington Post (DC), 10 February 2007, F25.

"Copper House Has a Heart That's Green," The Orlando Sentinel (FL), 04 February 2007.

"KY Copper House is Green with Energy," The Capital (MD), 27 January 2007, D12.

"Couple saw Copper House and It was Love at First Sight," The Seattle Times (WA), 27 January 2007, Business & Technology Section. First published as "The 'Copper House' is Green with Energy: UK Project Easy on the Environment," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 20 January 2007, G1, G6.

Lisa Cawley, "Building a Greener Bluegrass: Energy-efficient Homes Strike Chord with Cost-conscious Consumers," Business Lexington (KY), October 6, 2006, Vol. 2, Issue 20, 26.

Alex Breslin, "Habitat Partners Work Hand in Hand: UK Design Team Provides Unique Expertise," Chevy Chaser Magazine (KY), August 2006, Vol.10, No. 8., 30-32.

Arthur Jester, "This Home by Digital Design: Project is Marked by Innovation," Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 08 December 2005, C1, C3. Whitney Hale, "Professor Wins Awards for Digital Design," UK News, 02 December 2005.

Whitney Hale, "Resonance House on Lexington's Urban Life and Style Tour," UK News, 16 September 2005.