Matthew McTaggart, William A. Dart scholar
2013 William A. Dart Memorial Scholar
Penn State University, PA, USA, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
Matthew recently graduated from Penn State University’s College of Engineering with concurrent degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. He was named student marshal at his commencement ceremony for his outstanding academic achievement and his contributions to engineering student life.
Matthew won numerous awards at Penn State: the President Sparks Award which is given to students who have earned a 4.0 cumulative GPA in each year of their studies at the university, and the Evan Pugh Scholars Award, which is presented to students in the upper 0.5 per cent of their classes with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.99. He earned these prestigious awards in both his junior and senior year of undergraduate study.
Matthew received a scholarship from Penn State to pursue a combined Masters/PhD in Electrical Engineering and will focus his learning and research in signal and image processing within the area of medical diagnostic equipment.
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