Faculty Awards

Dr. Chuck LaBerge has won the 2022 EUROCAE Global Harmonisation Award for his commitment and excellent contributions to EUROCAE WG-82/RTCA SC-222 New Air-Ground Data Link Technologies.  The award, which was announced at the 2022 EUROCAE Symposium in Warsaw in April, 2022, was presented on behalf of the EUROCAE Council by Mr. Al Secan, Vice President of RTCA, Inc. at the quarterly meeting of the RTCA Program Management Committee on September 15, 2022. In his comments during the original video presentation of the award in April, Mr. Secen commented on “[Dr. LaBerge’s] ability and skill in leading the committee through a rose garden full of thorny issues.” Dr. LaBerge has also been the recipient of the 2018 UMBC College of Engineering and Information Technology Award for Excellence in Teaching and the 2022 University System of Maryland Board of Regents Award for Teaching Excellence. He teaches a variety of professional practice and communications-related courses in the Computer Engineering program.  Additional information about the EUROCAE award can be found here.