2009 IE Student Awards
Congratulations to the following IE students who were honored at the 2009 Speed School Student Honors and Awards Ceremony, held on April 14, 2009.
Lewis S. Streng Award – Rebecca M. McCardle
Mrs. Fannie Henry Streng created a trust fund in memory of her deceased husband Lewis S. Streng. A plaque and cash award is presented to the honor graduate of the J.B Speed School of Engineering receiving the Master of Engineering degree.
Department Alumni Award - Meghan McKnight Hoskins
This cash award and certificate is presented by the Speed School Alumni Association to outstanding Graduate/Professional students nominated by each department.
Thomas L. Ward Scholarship Award - Dustin Banet
This award is given annually to the senior industrial engineering student in the J. B. Speed School of Engineering who demonstrates the highest level of academic achievement. This award is given in memory of Dr. Thomas L. Ward, former professor and department chair in the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Louisville.
Institute of Industrial Engineers Activity Award – David Sowers
The Louisville Chapter 18 of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Activity Award is given annually to an industrial engineering student in the J. B. Speed School of Engineering who has contributed most to the activities of the University of Louisville Chapter 902 of the IIE.
Louis D. Brandeis Scholarship Award – David Burnett
The Louisville Chapter 18 of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Scholarship Award is given annually to the industrial engineering student in the J. B. Speed School of Engineering who has demonstrated both scholarly achievement and the promise of corresponding professional attainment. It is given in memory of Louis D. Brandeis, a native of Louisville and an early champion of industrial engineering.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers Scholarship Award – Rebecca McCardle
The Louisville Chapter 54 of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Scholarship Award is given annually to the student in the J. B. Speed School of Engineering who has demonstrated, through scholarly achievement and research, the potential to make a significant contribution to the field of Manufacturing Engineering.
Frederick W. Taylor Management Award – Mirielle Medina
The award is given to an outstanding student in the Engineering Management Program. It is given in memory of Frederick W. Taylor, a pioneer in the practice, study, and teaching of management in technological enterprises.
Industrial Engineering Graduate Student Award - Sai Vikas Yalla
This award is given to a student who has demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship in the Graduate Program in Industrial Engineering.
Industrial Engineering Doctoral Dissertation Award - Dr. Daniel Sasso and Dr. Xiaoyi (Danny) Wang
This award is given annually to the PhD student who is judged to have demonstrated outstanding achievement in the completion and defense of an Industrial Engineering doctoral dissertation.
American Society For Quality Scholarship Award - Dr. Aldo McLean
The Louisville Section 912 of the American Society for Quality Scholarship award is given annually to the student in the J. B. Speed School of Engineering, who has demonstrated, through scholarly achievement and research, the potential to make a significant contribution to the field of Quality.