Fifty For The Future®

Winners Announced for the

Illinois Technology Foundation

2016 Fifty for the Future®

 

50 College and 10 High School Students from Illinois recognized as the technology industry’s best and brightest student

February 20, 2017 | CHICAGO – The Illinois Technology Foundation (ITF), a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting college age students in the transition from academia to industry, announced the 2016 winners of their Fifty for the Future® award. The program, currently in its 10th year, recognizes the best and brightest technology students in the state.

The formal celebration recognizing these winners will occur at Robert Morris University, Chicago on March 7, 2017.

Please join us in congratulating this year’s Awardees.

 

Student
Sabita Acharya
Kevin Bautista
Kaileen Beckman
Asment Benjamin
Patrick Bizimana
Frank Brandt
Jackal Brewer
Daniel Brooks
Joanna Bursakowska
Andrew Camphouse
Francisco Cano
Joseph Casalino
Marc Cerda
Trent Chamness
Danny Chandler, Jr.
Tyler Christianson
Annie Cimack
Anthony Conte
Michael Craven
Alison Cross
Justin Drake-Sanchez
Robert Dudasik
Grecia Ruby Equihua
Abir Fathalla
Jordan Gibb
Lauren Goggin
Erik Gonzalez
Vasko Jovanovski
Chaitanya Jujjavarapu
Louis Karagiannes
Samrah Khan
Musa Killins
Stefan Klenk
Yazmin Lara-Perez
John Laschober
Krystal Le
Anthony Leon
Jia Li
Clinton MacQueen
Sreejith Menon
Artur Oganezov
Lucas Parker
Arpankumar Patel
Megan Pecho
Swarnav Pujari
Jenna Rolowicz
Linnea Rylander
Xavier Sepulveda
Ramandeep Singh
Aynaz Taheri
Mubashra Uddin
Angel Valdez
Andrea Vega
Loyda Villate
Ryan Walker
Ashley Walsh
Michael Wasack
Tyrese Wetzel
Frederick Williams
Sriram Yarlagadda
School
University of Illinois at Chicago
Lake View High School
Lewis University
DeVry University
DeVry University
Lewis University
Catalyst Maria High School
Governors State University
University of Illinois Springfield
Lewis University
Lewis University
Lewis University
Lewis University
Lewis University
Year Up Chicago
Byron High School
Prospect High School
Lewis University
DeVry University
Lewis University
DeVry University
Lewis University
Lewis University
Governors State University
Augustana College
Augustana College
West Leyden High School
Robert Morris University
Dunlap High School
DeVry University
DeVry University
Year Up Chicago
Robert Morris University
Curie Metropolitan High School
Lewis University
Lewis University
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago
Governors State University
University of Illinois at Chicago
DePaul University
Lewis University
DeVry University
DePaul University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lewis University
Buffalo Grove High School
DePaul University
Lewis University
University of Illinois at Chicago
DeVry University
Lewis University
Lane Technical High SchoolC
City Colleges of Chicago – Wilbur Wright CollegeLewis University
Lewis University
DeVry University
Intrinsic Schools
Chicago State University
DePaul University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The annual event, Fifty for the Future®, continues to build awareness of the talent of tomorrow for the Illinois technology ecosystem. The ITF is proud to carry on the tradition of highlighting and supporting the future technology workforce of Illinois.

About the Illinois Technology Foundation

The Illinois Technology Foundation (ITF) is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization dedicated to assisting college age students in the transition from academia to industry.

In doing this, we enrich the careers of students by helping them find meaningful employment that allows them to pursue their technical aspirations and make valuable contributions to their employers.

The ITF accomplishes this mission by focusing on the following goals:

  • Helping students understand their career path, goals, and how to achieve them
  • Recognizing and retaining top student talent in the field of technology within Illinois
  • Connecting students with better job opportunities
  • Providing working professionals with an opportunity to mentor local student talent
  • Providing Illinois technology employers with a pool of local student talent

Illinois Technology Foundation Partner Sites
Student Tech Club
Center For Innovative Thinking