Students Attend AITP Conference

November 11, 2008

Angelo State University hosted the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) Region 3 Student Conference Oct. 23-25, 2008. The event was sponsored by USAA, Angelo State, Howard College, and the City of San Angelo and featured key note speakers, presentations, and competitions for both high school and college students. Hosts included the AITP student chapters from Angelo State and Howard College as well as the Concho Valley AITP Professional Chapter.

Four teams comprised of local high school students competed in the Office Solutions contest, sponsored by USAA. Pictured below are the following winners:

First Place: Lake View High School team of Courtney Pruitt and Amber Hinojos
Second Place: Lake View High School team of Jared Van Camp and Angie Trevino
Third Place: Central High School team of Rebecca Sheppard and Andrew Reyes
Honorable Mention: Lake View High School team of Leo Gonzalez and Ryan Farmacka

Billy Lauer, a junior at Central High School and a student in the Computer Maintenance Course also won a $250.00 scholarship to Howard College.

Congratulations to these students and their sponsors Dusti Allen and Jon Marvel.