MSE graduate students recognized by College of Engineering

Each Spring, the College of Engineering recognizes the contributions of our graduate students for excellence in research, service, and teaching. While a customary luncheon cannot currently be held, the College dedicates the following message to the recipients:


Magoon Awards

Thomas Mann, Sae Matsunaga, and L. Susana Diaz (Purdue Online)

The Purdue University College of Engineering Magoon Awards are given to outstanding teaching assistants and instructors in memory of Estus H. and Vashti L. Magoon, who have influenced the lives of many engineering educators through this award. The award is made possible through the generous Estus H. and Vashti L. Magoon endowment, and the recipients each receive $2,000 and a certificate.

Outstanding Service Scholarship Award

Xin Li Phuah

The Purdue University College of Engineering Outstanding Service Scholarship Award recognizes the engineering graduate students who provide outstanding service to the graduate student community, the School, the College, and/or the University. Each School nominates one student, and he or she each receives $2,000 and a certificate. 

Outstanding Research Award

Xuejing Wang
The Outstanding Research Award goes to students who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in research through publications, participation in professional organizations, and willingness to mentor others. The studient recipient of this award will be recognized with $2,000 and a certificate.

Outstanding Faculty Mentor

Professor Jeffrey Youngblood
Finally, the graduate students in each School select an Outstanding Faculty Mentor to recognize his or her exceptional mentoring of engineering graduate students. These professors receive an engraved plaque with a personal tribute composed by the students.

Congratulations to all of our winners! Join us in celebrating them!