Underclassman of the Year

Every year, the Kansas Gamma chapter of Tau Beta Pi recognizes an outstanding underclassman for their scholastic excellence and involvement at Kansas State University and in their community. Below is the biography of this year's recipient of the Underclassman of the Year Award.

2019 Recipient  

Marissa Shivers





I am a freshman from Topeka, Kansas majoring in Computer Science. I am a member of the Computer Science Scholars program and the University Honors Program. On-campus, I am involved with the Society of Women Engineers, Women in Engineering, and K-State's chapter of the Association of Computing Machinery - Special Interest Group in Artificial Intelligence (ACM-SIGAI). I am currently a student office worker for the Office of Student Life. I also serve as Vice President External for the Asian American Student Union, as well as Event Programming Chair for the Honors House Executive Board.