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Computer Science Department Awards

Each year the Department of Computer Science nominates students, faculty, and staff who have gone above and beyond to make our community better. We honor and recognize the following people who have worked tirelessly towards excellence in computer science mentoring, teaching, and service. 

Student Awards

  • Student Hero: Awarded for student leadership and service to the CS community. Nominated by any member of the department.
  • Outstanding Peer Mentor: Awarded for outstanding student mentorship in the CS community. Nominated by any member of the department.
  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant: Awarded for outstanding teaching assistantship in the CS community. Nominated by any member of the department.

Faculty Awards

  • Instructor of the Year: Awarded for excellence in teaching instruction. Nominated by students.
  • Faculty Service Award: Awarded for high levels of internal service to the department. Nominated by faculty and staff.
  • Best Research Mentor: Awarded for excellence in graduate or undergraduate research mentorship. Nominated by students.

Staff Awards

  • Staff Hero: Awarded for high levels of leadership and internal service to the department. Nominated by faculty and the CS business administrator.  

2019-20 Computer Science Department Awards

Student Awards

Student Hero

Alayna Richmond

 



Anna Deng

 

 

 

Outstanding Peer Mentor

Charlotte Jones (Spring quarter)

 

 

 Anna Deng (Winter quarter)

 

 

Daniel Birnbaum (Fall quarter)

 

 

Outstanding Teaching Assistant

Florian Schiffers (Spring quarter)

 

 

Kaiyu Hou (Winter quarter)

 



Leif Rasmussen (Fall quarter) 

 

 

Faculty Awards

Instructor of the Year

Steve Tarzia 

 

 

Sarah Van Wart

 

 

Faculty Service Award

Robby Findler

 

 

Jennie Rogers

 

 

Best Research Mentor


Marcelo Worsley 

 

 

Staff Awards

Staff Hero

Melissa Duong