Manav Singhal’s mScan application for the Android operating system earned him a runner-up selection at the OPSWAT Student App Competition, and that work earned him an internship with OPSWAT, a provider of software management and security technologies, in San Francisco this summer.
University of Missouri information technology major Tyler Morton soared to second place in the computer science/math category at the annual Missouri Academy of Science.
The University of Missouri College of Engineering was well represented at the Spring 2014 Undergraduate Research & Creative Achievements Forum April 22.
Tyten Teegarden, who earned his bachelor’s in information technology in 2010, and four convergence journalism students began work on an MU Gameday app last semester, with the goal of being ready to go by kickoff of Missouri’s season and 2014 home opener on Aug. 30 against South Dakota State.
The Beta Zeta class of Mizzou’s chapter of Alpha Omega Epsilon recently raised $68 to buy school supplies for a group of students at a Columbia-area elementary school.
The Mizzou chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the computer science honors society, recently received honors and praise for the group’s efforts to put new life into itself.
Jonathan Jennings recently was elected chair of the ASME District C Student District Operating Board and Student Section Executive Committee representative, and Brandon Torres was chosen as vice chair for communications.
Two civil engineering and an electrical engineering alumni were honored with Missouri Honor Awards or the Citation of Merit. Four faculty and two staff members also were recognized.
The University of Missouri American Society of Mechanical Engineers Student Design Competition team traveled at the end of March to show off its skills against 21 other teams.
The Mizzou chapter of the American Institute of Astronautics and Aeronatics hosted the first March Sky rocket camp, which took place March 21 to 23 on the campus of the University of Missouri.