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Commencement 2020

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Congratulations Computer Science Class of 2020!

Enjoy these messages from faculty, staff, alumni, and students 

Senior Shout-Outs

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GET TO KNOW OUR CLASS OF 2020 STAND-OUTS

Computer Science Outstanding Senior Emma Meno
Computer Science Outstanding Senior Emma Meno.

“Emma is truly a stand-out student who has impressive accomplishments and I am confident that she will be a leader in the engineering industry,” said Tonisha Montgomery, academic advisor. “She has demonstrated excellence in all that she puts her mind to and is clearly not intimidated by hard work.” Read more.

2020 Graduate Student of the Year Negin Forouzesh.
2020 Graduate Student of the Year Negin Forouzesh.

“Overall, Negin is one of the best graduate teaching assistants that I have ever had,” said Cliff Shaffer, professor and associate department head for graduate studies. “She clearly cares about her teaching, and will become a great teacher on her own in her future career.”  Read more.

A SUCCESSFUL MISSION FOR SENIOR SAM IMAMOV

Senior Sam Imamov. Peter Means for Virginia Tech.
Senior Sam Imamov. Peter Means for Virginia Tech.

Sam Imamov, a senior majoring in computer science and a minoring in music technology, served as team lead for the Hokienauts, who for the second year were finalists in the 2020 NASA SUITS  Challenge. Read more.