Texas engineer Jan Carlos Rubio wearing UT Austin graduation regalia and doing hook 'em horns hand sign

For all Texas Engineering graduates, earning their degrees is an experience years in the making. But for Jan Carlos Rubio, it's a journey that started well before he became a student at The University of Texas at Austin. 

Rubio earned a degree in electrical and computer engineering this year. He is also an alumnus of Code@TACC outreach program at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), which gave him his first taste of the Forty Acres and set him up to come to UT Austin and join the Cockrell School of Engineering. 

“Being a Code@TACC camper was one of the most exciting experiences of my life,” Rubio said. “Back in 2018, I had the opportunity to collaborate with other campers and create beautiful memories simply by learning about cybersecurity.”

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