Brian Zable, son of David and Andrea Zable of Elmhurst, Ill., was awarded the Outstanding Major in Computer Science Award during Honors Day May 14 at North Central College.
A senior, Brian is majoring in computer science at North Central College and enrolled in the College’s five-year bachelor’s/master’s program in Web and Internet applications. He is a graduate of York Community High School.
Brian has been active in the College’s computer science department, serving as a preceptor in classes and participating in the regional programming competition.
He and several other students assisted with research on open source parking and traffic programs. Their project, titled “Counting Cars: A Journey Into Open Source Hardware,” was presented at the College’s 2013 Rall Symposium for Undergraduate Research. His name has regularly appeared on the Dean’s List.