HAYS, KS -- Student members of Fort Hays State University's Technology Education Collegiate Association (TECA) chapter attended the International TECA Conference and Competitions in April.
Approximately 18 universities from across the country attended and competed at the conference.
FHSU students earned second-place finishes in the Live Manufacturing Contest sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and the Technology Challenge Contest. The students were also named the TECA Outstanding Chapter for the fourth consecutive year.
Students who attended the conference and competitions are listed below by hometown.
ATLANTA: Jason Frakes, senior.
CATHERINE: Andrew Walter, senior.
GAYLORD: Josh Kirchhoff, senior.
GODDARD: Julie Schneider, sophomore.
HAYS: Matt Brown, senior, and Rachel Sprock, sophomore.
HOISINGTON: Matt Carroll, senior.
JEWELL: Eric Bourbon, senior.
KENSINGTON: Justin Bearley, junior.
MANKATO: Jason Basel, senior.
MULVANE: Brad Canfield, junior.
SMITH CENTER: Matt Smith, senior.
STOCKTON: Josh Perez, sophomore.