The MTSU Department of Engineering Technology’s annual open house celebrated the completion of the 2012-13 academic year and the students’ varied accomplishments.
Watch a brief video from the open house below.
About 20 students’ senior projects and accompanying posters were showcased in Cantrell Hall of the Tom H. Jackson Building.
Outside, a number of projects from the Experimental Vehicles Program were on display.
The department recognized eight outstanding students for the previous year, two scholarship recipients for 2012-13 and 14 scholarship recipients for 2013-14.
Outstanding Students (2012-13)
Commercial Construction Management — Max Barrett, White House, Tenn., junior;
Land Development/Residential Building —Jason Harrison, Lascassas, Tenn., May 11 graduate;
Computer Engineering Technology — Stephen Luke Franczek, Murfreesboro, senior;
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology — Dexter Baker, Spring Hill, Tenn., May 11 graduate;
Mechanical Engineering Technology — William Simmons, Gallatin, Tenn., senior;
Energy Technology — Nick Paul Daniels, Smyrna, Tenn., senior;
Engineering Technology Graduate Student — Mark Young, Murfreesboro, May 11 graduate; and
National Association of Home Builders Student Chapter Outstanding Student 2012-2013 — Jason Harrison, Lascassas, Tenn., May 11 graduate.
Julian Bell Scholarship — Jason Harrison, Lascassas, Tenn., May 11 graduate; Brad Johnson, Nolensville, Tenn., senior.
Charles F. Byrd Scholarship — Maggie P. Bleem, Spring Hill, Tenn., graduate student in Occupational Health and Safety;
Freeman-Redditt Scholarship — DeWayne D. White, Memphis, Tenn., freshman;
O.L. Freeman Scholarship — Hugh A. Wolfe, Murfreesboro, senior;
Dr. Richard Gould Scholarship — DeWayne D. White, Memphis, Tenn., freshman;
Douglas R. Kanitz Scholarship — Michael B. Lucas, Joelton, Tenn., sophomore; Caleb M. McGray, Lawrenceburg, Tenn., junior;
Marvin Runyon Scholarship — Caleb A. Smith, Murfreesboro, sophomore;
TDK Construction Scholarship — Petar A. Angelov, Nashville, Tenn., senior; and
Edwin Voorhies Scholarship — Petar A. Angelov, Nashville, Tenn., senior; Steven S. Culps, Murfreesboro, senior; Andrew I. Doyka, Westmoreland, Tenn., sophomore; Eric C. Fleet, Murfreesboro, senior; Lynh N. Ho, Murfreesboro, senior; and Caleb A. Smith, Murfreesboro, sophomore.
For more about the engineering technology program, visit http://mtsu.edu/et/.
— Randy Weiler (Randy.Weiler@mtsu.edu)