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Texas State AITP named Top Student Chapter

AITPThe 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.