EE Student Information

2021 Graduate Information


graduate celebration

Electrical Engineering Virtual Commencement Celebration is Sunday, June 13.

Celebration Video Agenda

  • Welcome and Congratulations, Chair Stephen Boyd, Dean Jennifer Widom, Prof. John Pauly, and Prof. Brad Osgood
  • 5:53 - Student Awards and Chair's Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education, presented by Prof. Stephen Boyd
  • 8:43 - Centennial TA and JEDI Awards, presented by Prof. John Pauly
  • 9:56 - Tau Beta Pi Teaching Honor Roll Awards, presented by Prof. Brad Osgood
  • 10:40 - Student Speeches: Michael Oduoza, B.S. '21 and Pin Pin Tea-Makorn, PhD '21
  • 22:22 - B.S.
  • 24:55 - M.S.
  • 35:53 - PhD
  • 43:29 - Congratulatory messages from EE Student Services, Faculty, Staff, and Peer Advisors
  • 45:53- Graduate Photo Album

2021 Student and Faculty Awards 

Capstone Course Award

Design Award, Capstone Courses

This award is given to the outstanding design project in one of the capstone design courses. This year the award goes to Ryan Ressmeyer for his EE 264 project: "Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexer".

Centennial Award

Centennial Teaching Award

The School of Engineering's Centennial TA Award is given to students to recognize their outstanding contributions to teaching. The 2021 Centennial TA award recipients are: Shubham Chandak, Amy Fritz, Siavash Kananian, Anna Nunes, Erik Van.

JEDI award

Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (JEDI) Graduation Awards

The School of Engineering's Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Graduation Awards recognizes the exceptional work done by graduating graduate students in outreach and mentorship for underserved and underrepresented communities with the goal of improving the accessibility of STEMM. This includes the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Medicine.
The JEDI Graduation Award recipients are Crystal Nattoo, Cindy Nguyen, Sean Peters.

Gibbons Award

James F. Gibbons Outstanding Student Teaching Award 2021

The James F. Gibbons Award for Outstanding Student Teaching Award highlights students who have been nominated by faculty and peers for their extraordinary service as teaching assistants. Thank you for your tremendous work in our department – Anna Nunes, Elizabeth Chen, and Erik Van.

Phil Levis Chairs Award 2021

Chair's Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education

Congratulations to Professor Phil Levis - Over the last few years, Phil has led a team of students on the FLIGHT project, it's a large-scale electromechanical art installation for the Packard [building] stairwell, right behind me. It consists of 76 Fractal Flyers, each of which is a programmable shape inspired by the geometry of the stairwell, with hundreds of LEDs and moving dichroic surfaces that cast colored reflections and shadows.

Terman Award

Frederick E. Terman Engineering Scholastic Award

The Terman Award is presented to the top 5% of each senior class in the School of Engineering. We are pleased to congratulate our 2021 Terman Scholars for their outstanding work. Joaquin Borggio, Rahul Lall, and Ryan Ressmeyer.

TBP Teaching Award

Tau Beta Pi (TBP) Teaching Honor Roll (The Engineering Society)

Professor John Pauly and Assistant Professor Mary Wootters - This award recognizes outstanding faculty instructors in the School of Engineering. These faculty instructors were nominated by Stanford students to recognize their distinguished teaching, superior mentorship, and/or any other notable contribution to engineering education at Stanford.

TBP Student Honor Roll

Tau Beta Pi (TBP) Honor Roll (The Engineering Society)

The California Gamma chapter of Tau Beta Pi at Stanford University serves the Stanford community by acting as a representative entity for academic excellence, leadership, and continued service to our community. Tau Beta Pi is the only engineering honor society representing the entire engineering profession. Congratulations to
  • Vineet Edupuganti, EE-BS
  • Yong (Collin) Kwon, EE-BS
  • Rahul Lall, EE-BSH
  • Michael Oduoza, EE-BS
  • Kangrui Xue, EE-BS




Questions? Contact Rachel Pham, EE Degree Progress Officer, at or (650) 723-3194 .

2020 Graduate Yearbook and Awards -

2019 Graduate Photos

2018 graduating student photos

2017 graduating student photos

Related Links for Commencement

Commencement Overview
Applying to Graduate
Ceremony Instructions
Ordering Caps and Gowns