CS @ ILLINOIS Alumni Awards
The Department of Computer Science annually recognizes alumni and faculty members who have made professional, technical, educational, or service contributions that brings distinction to themselves, the department, and the university. We welcome all alumni and friends to be a part of this tradition: nominate someone you know worthy of this honor, and come back to campus to celebrate with each new class.
Announcing our 2016 honorees:
- Distinguished Alumni Achievement: Steven Ashby, Utpal Banerjee, Carl Dill, Marcin Klecynski, and Yu Pan
- Distinguished Alumni Educator: Thomas Dietterich, Edward Reingold, Romit Roy Choudhury, and Yizhou Sun
- Distinguished Alumni Service: Michael Hughes and Daniel Kaufman
- Memorial Achievement: Michael Faiman
- C.W. Gear Outstanding Junior Faculty Award: Andreas Kloeckner
- David J. Kuck Outstanding Thesis Awards: Milos Gligoric (PhD) and Le Xu (MS)
The CS Awards activities are held in conjunction with the Women in Computer Science Alumni & Student Dinner, and the College of Engineering Homecoming Tailgate, making it an ideal time to visit campus.
Please REGISTER for this year's CS @ ILLINOIS events:
- Thu., Oct. 27, at 5pm: Women in Computer Science Alumni-Student Dinner ($25), Siebel Center Atrium
- Thu., Oct. 27, at 7pm: Women in Computer Science Keynote with Ulku Rowe (free), 2405 Siebel Center
- Fri., Oct. 28, at Noon: CS Awards Alumni Panel (free), 2405 Siebel Center
- Fri., Oct. 28, at 3pm: CS Awards Keynote with Sohaib Abbasi (free), 1404 Siebel Center
- Fri., Oct. 28, at 5:30pm: CS Awards Dinner and Ceremony ($50), I-Hotel