A group of UPLB Electrical Engineering students participated the 12th Sweep Awards organized by Smart Communications last October 2015. The team was composed of Charles Carandang, Zuriel Jacosalem, Lucky Angelo Nagpala and Richard Drix Piatos with their instructor-in-charge Engr. Melvin C. Ilang-Ilang. The team, with an entry name “Tethernet” was one of the 10 finalists on the said event. Awarding ceremony on the 12th Sweep Awards was held last February 10 to 11, 2016 at the Green Sun Hotel, Makati City.