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CCEE spring 2019 outstanding seniors

Margaret Leligdon, civil engineering, and Devin Gaudette, construction engineering, have been named CCEE’s spring 2019 outstanding seniors. Each semester one graduating senior in each major is honored for exceptional accomplishments and contributions to the Iowa State community.

Margaret Leligdon  civil engineering 

Leligdon graduates with a 3.81 GPA, experience from three internships/co-ops and a semester abroad in Singapore. Leligdon received five scholarships including the Building a World of Difference Renewable Energy Scholarship and the Dean Farnsworth Scholarship in Civil Engineering.  After graduation, Leligdon plans to work for Black & Veatch in their rotational program.  

“My biggest accomplishment at Iowa State has been helping engineering tour guides become stronger and more confident leaders as the president of The Engineering Ambassador and Mentor Program (TEAM),” said Leligdon.




Devin Gaudette construction engineering 

Gaudette worked four different internships while at Iowa State: DCI Group Inc., two summers with Ryan Companies and with Story Construction.

Gaudette graduates with a list of honors, awards and skills, most notably AGC Education and Research Scholarship, Iowa State University Academic Recognition Award and president of Sigma Lambda Chi.