Outstanding Vandy Grads, Academic All-District At-Large Men’s Teams, & UArk Grad Image

Crystal M. Loehman, TN B 2018, received the 2018 Founder’s Medal for the school of engineering at Vanderbilt University’s commencement earlier this month. She graduated with a bachelor’s in chemical engineering with minors in scientific computing, chemistry and communications of science and technology. This fall she will join Mars Petcare as a research and development process engineer.

Click here to read the article for more information on other honorees including: Sam P. Hurd, TN B 2018, who received a Founder’s Medal. He graduated with a degree in electrical engineering and computer science. He will begin working as a software developer at Microsoft.


The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) has announced the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Men’s At-Large teams, including Division I, II, III, and college division. All First Team Academic All-District selections advance to the national Capital One Academic All-American ballot.

There are five Tau Beta Pi members that have been named to the 2018 Academic All-District Men’s At-Large teams: (See the full list)

NCAA Division I: First team (District 6)
R. Mitchell PetrasLA A 2019, petroleum engineering & swimming at Louisiana State University
NCAA Division I: First team (District 7)
Enrique M. Amar BarbosaNM A 2019, civil engineering & tennis at New Mexico State University
NCAA Division III: First team (District 1)
1. Braeden OstepchukVT B 2018, mechanical engineering & ice hockey at Norwich University (TBP Scholar)
2. Jack G. BauerMA A 2019, chemical engineering & swimming at Worcester Polytechnic Institute
NCAA College Division: First team (District 4)
Matthew AndrewsAZ D 2018, mechanical engineering & golf at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (AZ)


Congratulations to recent graduate Paola M. Marrero-Rivera, AR A 2018, as she graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in chemical engineering. She posted the image below on her Instagram account:

Paola Marrero-Rivera


1 Comment

  1. Henry says:

    Nice blog thanks for postinng

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