The Undergraduate Research Symposium was held at the Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center in Blacksburg, VA on April 26, 2016. The recipients of the undergraduate research awards were announced during the reception following the Symposium.

First place: Carolyn Elliott

Project Title: A classification of engineering systems

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Alejandro Salado

Second place: Hannah Zauner, Coleman Merenda, and Lauren Young

Project Title: Thematic analysis: determining user needs of military veterans with PTSD

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Joe Gabbard