The Collegian Innovation and Leadership category recognizes three university students, each selected for their inventiveness and accomplishments in science and technology, and academic achievement. Two of the students are earning tech-related degrees. The Technology Association provided the following details about each.
Dilan Üstek, Grinnell College junior, computer science major - Üstek was a co-organizer of an on-campus, student group that explored FOSS, Free and Open source Software, for student projects and activities. Last fall, she was the web editor for Grinnell's student newspaper. This past summer, she interned as a summer technology analyst with Goldman Sachs in New York.