If Basheer Becerra had been told when he began his undergraduate career at Illinois State University’s School of Information Technology (IT) that one day he would attend Harvard University graduate school, he wouldn’t have believed it.
As the fall semester closed in, RSO leaders stepped up in order to have continued organizational success.
For many new students, finding a group of friends can be one of the most overwhelming parts of arriving on campus. Jaden Echols realized this firsthand, and was one of the catalysts who sparked the formation of the Black Excellence registered student organization (RSO).
During the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) Annual Conference in Kansas City, Missouri on November 7-9, 2018, Brandon Khoury ’17, M.S. ’18 and Manan Shah placed first in the student poster competition for their research poster, “The Future of Learning Using Virtual Reality to Teach Industrial Robotics.”
The Department of Technology is proud and grateful that so many veterans have made their academic home with us and are pursuing degrees in our programs.
Illinois State alum Elliot Worth’s career is off to a quick start, thanks in large part to his experience in the Computer Systems Technology program.
Alumnus Bobby Pillot ’02, who is a director at ABB Inc., returned to Illinois State University February 20 to interview graduating engineering technology students and to speak to the TEC 234: Robotics System Integration class.
Brett Fogle, a 2011 alumnus from the Department of Technology, is featured in the CAST 50×50 series.