Luke Valenta and Graham Welch named Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars
Fawzi Emad and Michelle Hugue honored as Maryland Faculty Mentors
November 21, 2013
Computer science senior undergraduate students Luke Valenta and Graham Welch were named 2013-2014 Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars. The Merrill Presidential Scholars Program honors Maryland’s most successful seniors and their designated University faculty and K-12 teachers for their mentorship.
As a Merrill Presidential Scholar, Luke selected CS faculty member Fawzi Emad as his university mentor and his father Dr. Van Valenta as his K-12 mentor. Graham selected CS faculty member Dr. Michelle Hugue as his university mentor and Dae Yi, his high school teacher, as his K-12 mentor.