Lyles College of Engineering
Sumanjit Gill named undergraduate Dean's Medalist
Sumanjit Gill is completing her B.S. in computer engineering with a 3.97 GPA. She was one of 50 students selected from over 500 applicants to receive the President’s Honors Scholarship and became a member of the Smittcamp Honors College when she entered Fresno State in 2018.
Sumanjit served as a supplemental instruction (SI) leader at the Fresno State Learning Center in 2019. Following her time as an SI leader, she became an instructional student and research assistant for the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. She is active in professional organizations and honors societies including the Society of Women Engineers, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu.
Sumanjit has four peer-reviewed articles about her findings on the internet of vehicles published in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Xplore and SpringerLink Digital Libraries. She has presented her work alongside her research partner at various conferences, symposia, and research competitions. She received the Outstanding Oral Presentation award at the 2021 Central California Research Symposium.
She also completed Google’s Software Product Sprint in 2021, an 11-week program that introduces students to tech industry best practices and applies concepts learned in school to hands-on and collaborative projects. Sumanjit accepted a full-time job offer as a system validation engineer at Intel.