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2019 Department Awards

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April 26, 2019

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The following awards were presented at the annual Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Student Spring Banquet on April 25, 2019, at the Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium Touchdown Club.

John A. Focht Academic Excellence Award
Ann Scheliga
Presented to a Civil Engineering student who started as a freshman at UT-Austin, has the highest GPA in the class and is completing their degree in four years.

Ann

Werner E. Dornberger Academic Excellence Award
Yuan Cai
Presented to an Architectural Engineering student who started as a freshman at UT-Austin, has the highest GPA in the class and is completing their degree in four years.

Yuan

Civil Engineering Leadership Award
Savanna Smith
Presented to a Civil Engineering student who demonstrates outstanding leadership in campus and community activities.

Savanna

Architectural Engineering Leadership Award
Daniel Salinas
Presented to an Architectural Engineering student who demonstrates outstanding leadership in campus and community activities.

Daniel

Environmental Engineering Leadership Award
Amanda Liu
Presented to an Environmental Engineering student who demonstrates outstanding leadership in campus and community activities.Amanda

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
Apostolos Athanasiou

Presented to a teaching assistant who has shown exemplary dedication and motivation in their teaching.

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Department Teaching Award
Salvatore Salamone
Presented to a faculty member who has excelled in teaching and has demonstrated exceptional motivation of students in the classroom.

*Arvin Ebrahimkhanlou accepted the award on Salvatore Salamone's behalf. 
Teaching Award

Ervin S. Perry Student Appreciation Award
Patricia Clayton
Presented to a faculty member who best meets the ideals of an excellent teacher and a good friend.

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Staff Excellence Awards
Selina Keilani and Michael Williams
Presented to staff members who have distinguished themselves and contributed significantly to the CAEE department’s teaching, advising, mentoring and/or research efforts.

selina

Michael