2009 GSI/IA Award Luncheon - April 27, 2009

On April 27, the EECS Department held its annual Graduate Student Instructor (GSI)/Instructional Aide (IA) Awards Luncheon. An Instructional Aide is an undergraduate student, as opposed to a graduate student, assisting with the course. EECS Associate Chairs David Neuhoff and Michael Wellman hosted the event and introduced the awardees.

The 2009 Awardees, and the courses and faculty they worked with were:

  • Alex Matchneer, IA Award: F08 EECS 183 (Elementary Programming Concepts) with Profs. Dorf and Boyapati, W09 EECS 183 with Prof. Dorf and Mark Hodges

  • Patrick Quinn, GSI Award: F08 EECS 370 (Introduction to Computer Organization) with Profs. Bertacco and Papaefthymiou, W09 EECS 270 (Introduction to Logic Design) with Profs. Bertacco and Shin and Matt Smith

  • Jeff Roder, GSI Award: F08 EECS 461 (Embedded Control Systems) with Prof. Jim Freudenberg, W09 EECS 461 with Dr. Jeff Cook

  • John Schmotzer, GSI Award: F08 EECS 461  (Embedded Control Systems) with Prof. Jim Freudenberg, W09 EECS 461 with Dr. Jeff Cook

Honorable Mentions were:

  • Jeremy Green, IA: F08 EECS 215 (Introduction to Electronic Circuits) with Profs. McAfee and Terry, W09 EECS 314 (Electrical Circuits, Systems, and Applications) with Dr. Ganago

  • Mike Hafner: F08 EECS 216 (Introduction to Signals and Systems) with Profs. Grizzle and Sadanadarao, W09 EECS 460 (Control Systems Analysis and Design) with Prof. DelVecchio

  • Min Kim: F08 EECS 320 (Introduction to Semiconductor Devices) with Prof. Ku, W09 EECS 314 (Electrical Circuits, Systems, and Applications) with Dr. Ganago

  • Kevin Owen, IA: F08 EECS 215 (Introduction to Electronic Circuits) with Profs. McAfee and Terry and Dr. Ganago, W09 EECS 215 with Profs. Kanicki and Guo and Dr. Ganago

  • Andrew Putman, IA: F08 EECS 270 (Introduction to Logic Design) with Prof. Sakallah and Matt Smith, W09 EECS 270 with Profs. Bertacco and Shin and Matt Smith

  • Erik Talvitie, GSI: F08 EECS 203 (Discrete Mathematics) with Profs. Hero and Wakefield, W09 EECS 203 with Profs. Sakallah and Baveja

  • Chih-Wei Wang, GSI: F08 EECS 452 (Digital Signal Processing Design Laboratory) with Dr. Metzger and Prof. Liu, W09 EECS 452 with Dr. Mark Brehob

Below are photos from the awards recognition luncheon. To view larger photos, just click on the thumbnail image of interest.