Four International Engineering Program students participated in corporate or research co-ops in the Fall 2006 semester. Three of the four students living in Germany also went on the College of Engineering and Applied Science Study Trip to Germany during Maymester 2005. All of these students enjoyed living and working in Germany.
Matt Bender, a CSEN student, lived in Regensburg, doing his year-long co-op at Infineon Technologies. Prior to starting his co-op, Matt took an intensive German course at the University of Regensburg.
Brad Krough, Josh Smith, and Carlos Martino all worked in Munich. Brad Krough, a MCEN student, did his year-long co-op at BMW. His co-op focus was automotive systems. Josh Smith, another MCEN student, did his co-op at IP Design, a firm specializing in industrial design. Carlos Martino conducted research for his Ph.D. at TU Munich. He lived with his wife and son in Freizing.