– At Florida Tech’s 2006 Spring Commencement on May 6, five of the 318 graduating seniors earned faculty honors for their perfect, cumulative grade point
averages (GPAs) of 4.0. They include local student, Chiou-Heng Pang, of Malabar, a business administration and accounting major and a graduate of Brevard
Florida Tech associate professor Cecilia Knoll, left, presents Chiou-Heng Pang with a plaque for faculty honors at Florida Tech’s 2006 Spring Commencement
The others are Diane Thompson, a marine biology major; David Rodriguez, an astronomy/astrophysics major; Georgi Nikolov, a software engineering major; and
Joshua Manning, an accounting and management information systems dual major. graduate of Brevard Community College.
Florida Tech is the only independent, technological university in the Southeast. It was named A Barron’s Guide “Best Buy” in College Education, is listed
among America’s best colleges in U.S. News & World Report and was named one of the top 14 engineering institutions in the Fiske Guide to Colleges.