15 PUC students inducted into national engineering technology honor society

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.