December’s Student Employee of the Month

Ephrem Tilahun


Website Content Manager and Staff Photographer Ephrem Tilahun is December’s Student Employee of the Month.  Ephrem is a sophomore computer information systems major from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  The son of Sisay and Effesason Tilahun, Ephrem graduated from Lideta Catholic Cathedral School which is a well known high school in his native country.  While attending, he participated in the school’s Physics and IT departments as projects leader.  Ephrem selected Alabama State University as his choice to receive a formal education and he received a tuition scholarship. Ephrem is a multi-skilled student with priorities in program coding, photography, graphics design, videography, illustrations, and a tech-savvy person in general. Ephrem aspires to be an excellent Security Engineer in “Big-Tech” as data and Computer Science is the foundations of the future. So far he has earned the notorious CompTIA Security+ certification as it is a giant leap in his career path. He is expected to graduate in Fall 2023.