The February edition of your Illinois Tech alumni e-newsletter

And the Winners Are...

The recipients of the 2017 Alumni Awards have been announced! Visit to check out the list of winners, and mark your calendars for the awards presentation and luncheon on Friday, April 21. Read »

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Illinois Tech Best in Grad Outcomes

Illinois Tech might be the best of the major private universities in Chicago if judged by the ability to improve a student's lot in life. Read »

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Summer in Paris! 

Visit Paris this summer with Illinois Tech—book your trip to the Global Alumni Gathering today! Registration is now open, and new events will continue to be added to the schedule. Read »

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Berry Inducted to Sports Broadcasting Hall of fame

Andrea Berry (CS '84), trustee and chair of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, was inducted to the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame. Read »

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Metoyer Awarded BEYA HONOR

Alumni Association Board of Directors member Anthony Metoyer (ME '77) was awarded the Black Engineer of the Year Professional Achievement - Industry Award at the BEYA Stem Conference. Read »

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Leaf Featured for 70 Years of Artwork

June Leaf (DSGN '56) was featured in UTNE for her philosophically-charged mixed-media paintings, drawings, and sculptures. Read »

IIT Alumni Association calendar of events
in a town near you

Check our calendar of events to see when we’ll be in your region—we have many events planned around the country! Read »

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Ring of Brilliance

Learn about Illinois Tech's history with Argonne Laboratory and how faculty, staff, and students are getting involved. Read »

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It's Alive! It's Alive!

Andres Lemus-Spont (ARCH '11) and FrankenToyMobile are encouraging childrens' imaginations. Read »

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Loyal Hawk Pride

Be proud! Show your commitment to your alma mater by becoming a Loyal Hawk today! Read »

illinois tech IN THE NEWS

Illinois Tech's historic Main Building will soon house 100 apartments. Read »

Alumna and lead designer for the Google autonomous car project YooJung Ahn (MSDM DSG '06) talks about her strategy on designing a car that's not for drivers. Read »

Glance, a company creating a mirror that's connected to the Internet of Things, was featured in the Chicago Tribune—alumnus Kevin McQuown (CS '84) is the company's co-founder. Read »

Junjian "J.J." Tang (M.A.S. ARCH '93) has been named a fellow by the Society of American Military Engineers. Read »

Hamid Arastoopour, Henry R. Linden Professor of Engineering, was named a 2016 National Academy of Inventors fellow. Read »

Albert Manshum (ARCH '93) was recognized for his work to transform Advocate Health Care facilities. Read »

Manu Vora (M.S. CHE '70, Ph.D. '75) was recently appointed a Fulbright Specialist, honored with a D. L. Shah Silver Quality Award, and given the Simon Collier Quality Award.

Bodine Chair Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Mohammad Shahidehpour has been named to the 2016 Class of American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellows. Read »

As one of the first on the scene after Chicago's Saint Valentine's Day Massacre, photographer, poet, and alumnus Jun Fujita "shot" Al Capone. Read »

David Boder, late Illinois Tech psychology professor, and his recordings of the stories and songs of Holocaust survivors were featured in NewsweekRead »



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