Congratulations to Professor Fadi Kurdahi for his award from his alma mater, American University of Beirut. Professor Kurdahi was recognized for his contributions to design automation of digital systems. The Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at the American University of Beirut recognized six of its alumni with awards during the Seventh FEA Student Conference, which was held on October 16 and 17, 2008. The conference is an annual event during which engineering, architecture and graphic design students present their final- year projects, many of which showcase innovative ideas. Additionally, the faculty also recognizes distinguished alumni who have achieved success in their careers.