College Celebrates Spring Graduates

2011 Spring GraduatesEarlier this month, the College of Technology celebrated its spring graduating class with a reception. Graduates, their families, and Technology faculty and staff enjoyed the May 11 festivities, where college awards were presented to graduating students and department and college banner bearers were recognized:
  • Engineering Technology Outstanding Undergraduate/Graduate Award: Ali Givmanesh
  • Banner Bearers: John Clement (Engineering Technology), Connie Thao Nguyen (Human Development and Consumer Sciences), Scott Campbell (Information and Logistics Technology), Mahalakshmi Balakrishnan, (Graduate Students) and Alexandra Ann Stell (College of Technology).
  • Outstanding Student Award: Monica Haaksma
  • Dean's Medal of Academic Excellence: Alexandra Ann Stell

On May 13, commencement ceremonies were held with the Colleges of Education and Hotel & Restaurant Management at Hofheinz Pavilion. Former astronaut and UH alumnus Dr. Bernard Harris gave the keynote address, and the college conferred 210 undergraduate and 70 master's degrees.

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