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University of Iowa News Release

May 8, 2003

UI Recognizes Computer Science Scholarship Winners

The University of Iowa Computer Science Department will hold a recognition ceremony for students receiving scholarships and awards for the 2002-03 academic year in Room 3 of MacLean Hall from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 8.

(Student name) of (hometown), (year in school and major) in the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been named the winner of (dollar amount) (scholarship name) for the (award duration) by the department of computer science.

The awards were given on the basis of merit.

Editor: Scholarship winners are listed alphabetically by hometown, with Iowa listed first and other states and countries following.

IOWA

BELLEVUE: Derek Monner, sophomore/computer science and mathematics, $1,000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

BETTENDORF: Jill Sechser, junior/computer science and pre-law, $750, Cerner Corporation Scholarship, 2003 academic year.

DUBUQUE: Richard Kirkendall, junior/computer science and mathematics, $1000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

DYERSVILLE: Kearn Kirkwood, junior/English and computer science, $1,000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

FARLEY: Karl Pover, senior/computer science and mathematics, $1,000, Gerard P. Weeg Scholarship, 2003 academic year.

IOWA CITY: Terry Mason, doctoral student/computer science, $500, CAPS & Associates TA Award, Fall 2002.

IOWA CITY: Jack Pinette, senior/computer science, $1,000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

MUSCATINE: Sarah Elliot, junior/computer science, $1,000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

PELLA: Kirk Hackert, doctoral student/computer science, $500, CAPS & Associates TA Award, Spring 2002.

ILLINOIS

MOLINE: Ben Park, sophpomore/computer science, $1,000. IS Explorer Scholarship/John Deere & Co., 2003 academic year.

MONMOUTH: Dylan Hanson, senior/computer science, $1,000, Arthur Collins Scholarship/Rockwell Collins, 2003 academic year.

MISSOURI

PARKVILLE: Mona Haeker, senior/computer science & biomedical engineering, $1,000, Gerard P. Weeg Scholarship, 2003 academic year.

INTERNATIONAL

CHINA: Zhihong Wang, doctoral student/computer science, $1,000, Gerard P. Weeg Scholarship, 2003 academic year.

ROMANIA: Alina R. Bejan, doctoral student/computer science, $1000, Gerard P. Weeg Scholarship, 2003 academic year.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

CONTACTS: Gary Galluzzo, University of Iowa News Services 319-384-0012, gary-galluzzo@uiowa.edu.Writer: Josh Rosenthal.