The Texas State AITP student chapter sent 30 students to St. Louis for the 22nd annual AITP National Collegiate Conference & Career Fair in St. Louis in April. Chapter advisors Dr. David Wierschem and Mr. Kevin Jetton accompanied the students.
The chapter was recognized as the Top AITP student chapter and earned the Top Monkey award (for bringing the most students, competing in the most events and traveling the longest distance) for the second year in a row.
Students competed in numerous technology related contest events and came home with three Honorable Mentions, one 3rd place and two 2nd place awards.
Specific contest winners included:
|Microsoft Office Solutions||Honorable Mention||
Cody Kern, Michele Leipnik
|Mobile Application Development||2nd Place||Philip Thomas|
|3rd Place||Rianna Asebedo, Ashley Morris|
|Honorable Mention||Brian Baez, Samantha Ciaramitaro|
|Network Design||2nd Place||Katrina Kuzmich|
|Security||Honorable Mention||Tyler Ellison|
A total of 480 students and faculty attended the conference from 58 different colleges and universities all over the country.
We are very proud of our AITP students that stepped up and took on Nationals with dedication, preparation and more.