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2014 Department Awards

 group photo at banquet

View photos of the banquet and all award recipients.

The following awards were presented at the 12th annual Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Spring Banquet on April 17, 2014 at the Darrell K. Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium:

ARE Leadership Award

Abdullah Alqaroot
Awarded to an Architectural Engineering student who demonstrated outstanding leadership in campus and community activities.

CE Leadership Award

Alexis Clark
Awarded to a Civil Engineering student who demonstrated outstanding leadership in campus and community activities.

Werner W. Dornberger Academic Excellence Award

Priscilla Nguyen
Awarded to an Architectural Engineering student who started at UT Austin as a freshman, has the highest GPA in class, and is completing a degree in four years.

John A. Focht Academic Excellence Award

Sarah Seraj
Awarded to a Civil Engineering student who started at UT Austin as a freshman, has the highest GPA in class, and is completing a degree in four years.

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

Trevor Williamson
Presented to a TA who has shown exemplary dedication and motivation in their teaching.

CAEE Staff Excellence Award

Kevyn Barnes, Phil Tomlin, Vicki Simpson
Presented to staff members who have distinguished themselves and who have contributed significantly to the CAEE Department's teaching, advising, mentoring, and/or research efforts.

Department Teaching Award

Paola Passalacqua
Presented to a faculty member who has excelled in teaching and has demonstrated exceptional motivation of students in the classroom.

Ervin S. Perry Student Appreciation Award

Maria Juenger
Presented to a faculty member who best meets the ideals of "an excellent teacher and a good friend."