CEEM Department Recognizes Inaugural Carleton Scholarship Recipients

Dec 05 2017

The Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics department will select recipients for the Robert A.W. and Christine S. Carleton Scholarships from among the Fall Master of Science degree program applicants for each academic year. This scholarship, named after department benefactors Robert A.W. and Christine S. Carleton, is awarded to outstanding applicants to the MS degree program and recognizes previous academic achievement coupled with the promise of successful graduate study. Starting in Fall 2018, Carleton Scholarship recipients will be awarded a one-time scholarship of $2,500.

The department welcomed our inaugural class of Carleton Scholarship recipients in the Fall 2017 semester!

2017-2018 Carleton Scholarship recipients (L to R): Emre Erkovan, Susie Hwang, Lu Lu, Yijie Lu, Jihad Maksad, and Youlee Shin.

Emre Erkovan
Concentration: Construction Engineering and Management
Undergraduate Institution: Bogazici University
Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey

 

Susie Hwang
Concentration: Structural Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
Hometown: Cypress, California

 

Lu Lu
Concentration: Structural Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Princeton University
Hometown: Chongqing, China

Yijie Lu
Concentration: Structural Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Hometown: Wuhan, China

 

Jihad Maksad
Concentration: Construction Engineering and Management
Undergraduate Institution: American University of Beirut
Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon

 

Youlee Shin
Concentration: Structural Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Hometown: Pohang, South Korea