The Star Wars Connection
WTTW (Channel 11) television's news show, "Chicago Tonight," aired the story
"The Star Wars Connection". It profiles the involvement of EVL faculty, students and visiting artist Larry Cuba in making the computer graphics special effects for the 1977 Star Wars movie.
The University Scholars Program honors faculty members for superior research and teaching, along with great promise for future achievements. MIE Professor Constantine Megaridis
is the recipient of this distinguished award.