2008-09 Undergraduate Student Awards

Congratulations to the chemical engineering students, both undergraduate and graduate, who received awards at the annual Senior Banquet in Spring 2009!

Excellence for Undergraduate Teaching Assistant

The Undergraduate Award for Teaching Excellence in senior courses in Chemical Engineering as voted by the senior students is awarded to:

  • Bri-Mathias Hodge

Stephen Craig Award

The Stephen Craig Award was established to recognize an outstanding junior in the School of Chemical Engineering. The recipients of the 2008-09 award is:

  • Nathan Vogler

George T. Tsao Award

The George T. Tsao Award in the School of Chemical Engineering at Purdue is awarded to a worthy junior on the basis of scholarship and in consideration of his accomplishments. The recipients of the 2008-2009 award are:

  • Brian Lowry
  • Byron Wall
  • Lindsay Williams
  • John Kindler
  • Jason Wu

AIChE Award

The AIChE Award is given to a senior student in the School of Chemical Engineering based on his or her service to the department through AIChE. The recipient of the AIChE Award for 2008-2009 is:

  • Jeff Livarchik

Omega Chi Epsilon Award

In 1961 Omega Chi Epsilon established the Outstanding Senior Award to be presented on the basis of scholarship, leadership, and character. In 1963 the award was dedicated to Bruce A. Wilson. The recipient for 2008-2009 of the Omega Chi Epsilon Award is:

  • Laura Quock

John Clarence Lottes Memorial Award

The John Clarence Lottes Memorial Award was established in 1953. This award is given to recognize an outstanding senior in Chemical Engineering. The recipients for the 2008 – 2009 award are:

  • Ashley Wenger
  • David Hanna

Purdue Student Engineering Foundation Outstanding Senior Award

The Purdue Student Engineering Foundation Outstanding Senior Award was created in order to recognize seniors from the Schools of Engineering for their exemplary achievements within the fields of engineering, as well as for their respective School of Engineering, Purdue University, and the Greater Lafayette Community. The recipient of the Outstanding Senior Award for 2008-09 is:

  • Laura Quock

2009 Senior Design Project

Each year awards are given for the best senior design projects.

Honorable Mentions:

  • Kevin Vargo
  • Kyla Hebard
  • Lawrence Adijanto
  • Advisor: Prof. Venkatasubramanian
  • Cori Bucherl
  • Jacob Crum
  • Craig Cameron
  • Anthony Lee
  • Advisor: Prof. Agrawal
  • Rushoti Chatterjee
  • Yehia Fouad
  • Joan Jang
  • Matt Richardson
  • Advisor: Prof. Houze

The third place winners for 2009 are:

  • Ruiyi Huang
  • Chieh Yuan Diao
  • Ryan Bowditch
  • Advisor: Prof. Venkatasubramanian

The second place winners for 2009 are:

  • Sue Burns
  • Leidya Leksokumoro
  • Renan Oliveira
  • Advisor: Prof. Agrawal

The first place winners for 2009 are:

  • Jonathan Adams
  • Eric Frankowski
  • Marc Willerth
  • Advisor: Prof. Houze