Early Career Award

Criteria

  • Graduated fewer than 10 years ago
  • Made early contributions to their profession
  • Made early contributions to the department through active engagement
  • Professional accomplishments that illustrate long-term promise of being a leader among their peers

Past Recipients

2017 Early Career Award

  • Derek Kultgen (BS ’11, Mechanical Engineering Technology; MS ’13, Technology)
  • Karen Waldenmeyer (BS, ’08, Computer Graphics Technology; MS, ’10, Technology)

Photos of the 2017 Early Career Awards ceremony

2016 Early Career Award

  • Mike Alder (BS '05 Computer Graphics Technology)
  • Chris Durnil (BS ’06, Construction Management Technology)
  • Anthony Gregory (BS ’05, Aviation and Transportation Technology)
  • Parker Woods (BS ’11, Computer and Information Technology; MS ’13)

2015 Early Career Award

2014 Early Career Award

2013 Early Career Award

  • Travis Fuerst (BS '00 Computer Graphics Technology (also MS '02 Technology))
  • Jason Harper (BS '06 Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (also MS '09 Technology))
  • Shanna Morrett (BS '06 Computer Graphics Technology (also MS '08 Technology))
  • Anthony Smith (BS '09 Computer and Information Technology)
  • Matthew Young (MS'07 Technology Leadership & Innovation (also BS '05 Computer and Information Technology))

2012 Early Career Award