Alumni Spotlights

Engineering challenges I faced at the Medishare hospital Haiti.  George Balagtas 

I generated a test protocol toward hopefully restoring X-ray functionality.  The mechanical engineer who has been doing his best to troubleshoot the machine believes that there might be faulty circuitry on the PCB assembly.  I did indeed discover three burnt out transistors, a couple of charred passives, and even two cracked IC's nearby the board's voltage regulators.  Literally, that board is toast! 


Graduate School News 

Congratulations to Hao Nguyen who will be studying embedded computing in the Electrical Engineering Department at UCLA. Hao will start his graduate program this fall and plans to continue all the way to Ph.D!

Society of Women Engineers - Chelsea Ryberg a recipient of the Collegiate Member Award. 

“Chelsea is admired by her peers and teachers not only for her tremendous amount of enthusiasm, creativity and leadership within SWE, but within the Seattle University campus and community as well,” says Kelly Schable, account manager at the Boeing Company.


Nick Arvanitidis, EE Graduate ’63, recipient Alumnus of the Year 

Nick Arvanitidis considers himself “a philosopher,” one who offers sage advice culled from rich life experiences in the academic and business worlds. Being named Alumnus of the Year is a great honor, Arvanitidis says. “I am very grateful for what SU did for me,” he says. “Not just going to school here, but the mentoring that was provided. This is very humbling.”


Eisenhower Fellowships Engage Emerging Leaders: 1997 Alumnus Mohammed AL-JASSER. 

As a General Manager for Saudi Telecom Company, Mohammed AL-JASSER develops and manages relationships with top enterprise accounts. He was recently granted an Eisenhower Fellowship, a program that engages emerging leaders from around the world to enhance their professional capabilities, ...and unite them in a diverse, global community