The School of HES Hall of Fame

The School of Human Environmental Sciences Hall of Fame honors those who maintain a dedicated commitment to the betterment of their professions, their local communities, and to the School of Human Environmental Sciences (HES) at the University of Kentucky. The HES Hall of Fame inducted its first honorees in 2000.
The purpose of the HES Hall of Fame is to recognize individuals who have:

  • Graduated from the School and have a record of commitment and contribution to the School and their profession;
  • Demonstrated a commitment to the mission of the School; or
  • Contributed to the School through their personal or professional affiliations.

2017 HES Hall of Fame


Save the date for the 2017 HES Hall of Fame induction honoring Dr. Retia Scott Walker, Marsha Herndon Purcell and Cherie L. Mingus. The induction ceremony will be held Friday, September 15 at 3:30 p.m. EDT at the Hilary J. Boone Center on the campus of the University of Kentucky.”