Earlier this month, the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering honored staff, faculty and students whose outstanding contributions helped strengthen the success of the department.
The Outstanding Teaching Award was presented to Sreeram Kannan, ECE assistant professor, for the exemplary mentorship to students and his creative approaches to teaching.
The Outstanding Research Advisor Award was presented to Arka Majumdar, assistant professor, for his commitment to his students and passion in research.
The Outstanding Staff Award was presented to May Lim, ECE PMP advisor, for her dedication to the success of the students and the department.
The Outstanding Undergraduate Award was presented to Mark Odendahl for his outstanding academic performance and commitment to his extracurricular organizations.
The Outstanding Professional Student Award was presented to James Harrang for his compelling academic and professional traits, warm personality and robust intellectual curiosity.
The Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award was presented to Shruti Misra for her ability to impart good problem solving and critical thinking skills to her students.
The Yang Research Award for Outstanding Doctoral Student was presented to Yi Luan for her substantial contributions to different research areas in NLP.
The Chair’s Award was presented to Karen Fisher for wearing many hats for the department over the years and her dedicated partnership and leadership in ECE.