Fifteen Purdue University Calumet School of Technology students have been inducted into Tau Alpha Pi national honor society for engineering technology students.
The society honors invited scholars who have compiled a grade point average of at least 3.3 (4.0 scale), while encouraging a lifetime of commitment to learning and scholarship.
The inductees represent four academic fields of technology:
Construction Management and Engineering Technology: Veronica M. Chambers of Porter and Marco Gonzalez, Hammond.
Electrical Engineering Technology: Khalid Almarri, Munster; Armando Cabrera, East Chicago; James Hillegonds, Highland; Daniel Seim, Griffith; and Jennifer Vacendak, Crown Point.
Industrial Engineering Technology: Julian Benedict, Valparaiso.
Mechanical Engineering Technology: Nasser Al Nasser, Hammond; Ahmed Alguraini, Highland; Khalid Alshammari, Hammond; Jeffrey Barker, Lowell; Goranco Grozdanoski, Dyer; Michael Pavlick, Lake Village; and Tony Rivera, Valparaiso.