Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Students ♥ the Clark School

Students ♥ the Clark School

Jacob Dieguez
Jacob Dieguez

This is going to get a little—mushy. For Valentine's Day, Clark School Alumni Director Josey Simpson challenged students to write "Why I love the Clark School" notes. Exclamation points were everywhere. Responses ran from "Sleepless, nights, awesome friends!" to "Because we have events with free food!" to "I love you, I want to marry you!" to "Because I've met so many uber-intelligent people here." Some of the most-cited reasons were the school's community and diversity, dedicated professors, helpful staff, great opportunities. One student left a break-up note saying he was leaving the school to find his love in California--"be good, don't cry. Love, Mike." Simpson awarded prizes to Jacob Dieguez (pictured; first, a Clark School duffel bag), Teddy Levine (second, a Clark School t-shirt) and Cat Shelton (third—if you see her, tell her to come by for her Clark School umbrella).

February 23, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

'I am very humbled': Hafezi Awarded Prestigious Sloan Fellowship

Alireza Khaligh promoted to associate professor with tenure

Maryland inventors issued US Patent for compounds that fight biofilms

Science, Technology and Society Program Students “Save” an Armory

Hanrahan, Waits, Ghodssi paper selected as JMM 'Highlight of 2014'

Liu Named Distinguished Chair Professor by National Taiwan University

Munday Wins IEEE Photonics Society Young Investigator Award

Alumna Namrata Vaswani wins Best Paper Award

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts