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2017 UH Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala

The 2017 UH Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala was held at the Bayou City Event Center on Thursday, June 8, 2017. The annual event, hosted by the Engineering Alumni Association (EAA), celebrates the professional achievements and contributions of college alumni and faculty.

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Watch our videos below to learn more about this year’s honorees!

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Charles A. Beyer (BSCE '72, MSCE '77)

Founder, Beyer Construction LLC

 

DISTINGUISHED ENGINEERING ALUMNI AWARD

The Honorable Joe Zimmerman, P.E. (BSCE '83)

Mayor, City of Sugar Land

 

DISTINGUISHED ENGINEERING ALUMNI AWARD

David Eastwood, P.E., C.A.P.M. (BSCE '77, MSCE '78)

President, Geotech Engineering and Testing, Inc.

 

ROGER EICHHORN SERVICE AWARD

Douglas E. Emery, P.E. (BSCE '85)

Senior Engineer, Harris County Toll Road Authority

 

ABRAHAM E. DUKLER DISTINGUISHED ENGINEERING FACULTY AWARD

Michael Nikolaou, Ph.D.
Professor, UH Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 

ENTREPRENEUR/INNOVATION AWARD

Yamile Jackson, Ph.D., P.E., PMP (BSIE '91, MSIE '94, Ph.D. IE '00)

CEO and Founder, Nurtured by Design

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