On April 16, 2018, UTSA Roadrunner, Dr. Shizhong Yang, ran again in 2018 Boston Marathon. This is his 4th consecutive Boston Marathon and his 12th Marathon race. Although it was cold, rainy and windy, he was still able to overcome the conditions to break his personal record and finished in 2:46:23. He was ranked 355
Second Place Paper Award: “Control Systems and Robotics Outreach to Middle-school Girls: Approach, Results, and Suggestions,” by Pranav A. Bhounsule (Mechanical Engineering Dept.), Ahmad Taha (Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dept.), and Sebastian Nugruho (Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept.) This was an award that entail a Certificate with a $200 Award. 78 papers were accepted and
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