CS@VT celebrates Spring 2014 Commencement
Publish Date: 06/24/2014
On Saturday, May 17, the Virginia Tech College of Engineering conferred degrees on the class of 2014, including approximately 115 Computer Science undergraduate students. Graduate degrees were conferred at the Graduate Commencement on Friday, May 16. On Saturday morning, Computer Science graduates, their guests and families, enjoyed a reception in Owens Banquet Hall.
Several students were recognized for outstanding achievements and contributions, including Brandon Amos, Adam Binford, and Tianyu Geng for undergraduate academic achievement, Antuan Byalik and Ariel Cohen for service to the department, and Ethan Gaebel and Edward Mitchell as Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Assistants. Brandon Amos as awarded the David Heilman Memorial Award for Undergraduate Research, and Anthony Ardura was awarded the Outstanding CS Senior.
Three graduate students were also recognized: Lokendra Panwar as the outstanding master’s student, Andrey Esakia for outstanding teaching, and Christopher Poirel as the outstanding doctoral student.