BCC Student Selected as a Science Spectrum Trailblazer

January 25, 2013 | Bronx Community College

Anthony Canelo, an Engineering & Science major, has been selected as a Science Spectrum Trailblazer. The Council of Engineering Deans of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Lockheed Martin Corporation, and US Black Engineer & Technology magazine sponsors this distinguished selection. Anthony will receive his award at the 27th BEYA STEM Conference luncheon on Thursday, February 7, 2013.

Anthony has a proven record of achievement at BCC. In 2011, Anthony received the NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship, the BCC | CUNY Elias Karmon Scholarship, and the Bronx Community College Math and Computer Science Scholarship. In 2012 Anthony earned the honor of being the first community college student in the nation to win the Black Engineer of the Year Award’s STEM Student Academics Award. In 2012 Anthony also won the Dominican Parade Scholarship. He is currently an active participant in the BCC Lambda NU Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. Anthony has an expected graduation of December 2013.