Received a S&T medal when appointed Robert W. Abbett Distinguished Chair in civil engineering.
Hosted a distinguished lecture by Dr. Kishor Mehda, Member of National Academy of Engineering.
Hosted a Stueck lecture and visit by Dr. Man-Chung Tang, Member of National Academy of Engineering.
Delivered a keynote presentation at SHMII-8, Brisbane, Australia in December 2017.
Hosted a SPAR Lab opening ceremony in 2014.
Participated in an international collaboration on full-scale column tests on E-Defense shake table.
Welcomed former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and gave a highbay laboratory tour.
Provided service on S&T campus.