Zayna Pieper, e+ MechEngr'20

Sept. 3, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose engineering at CU Boulder? Engineering is a mechanism by which we improve quality of life for people around the world. It is the means by which we can keep families together through life-saving medical technology, increase global education rates by meeting basic human needs of...

Natasha Oullette

Natasha Ouellette, MechEngr'20

June 29, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose CU Engineering? I chose engineering at CU Boulder because I had an amazing experience with robotics in high school, and I worked with a program that put robots into special needs classrooms. I discovered that I liked the hands-on aspects of technology and the power...

Stefan Suarez

Stefan Suarez, ElecCompEngr'20

June 15, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose engineering at CU Boulder? Colorado has been my home my whole life and I can’t imagine a more supportive environment to learn a difficult subject in. Learning to think for yourself when you have been taught how to think your whole life is a challenge...

Elijah Gonzalez, e+ CivEngr'20

Elijah Gonzalez, e+ ArchEngr'20

May 31, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose engineering at CU Boulder? CU Boulder offered a variety of opportunity, classes and fields of study. The GoldShirt Program gave me another opportunity to prove myself to be a successful first-generation student in the college of engineering. I wanted to make the most of that...

Alec Motazedi, ElecCompEng'18

Alec Motazedi, ElecCompEng'18

May 11, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose CU Engineering? CU Boulder offered the best engineering education in the Mountain Time zone. Plus, in-state tuition made it more affordable than schools in California or Texas. What does the #ILookLikeAnEngineer campaign mean to you? This campaign means giving those who are marginalized a voice...

Ed Ward

Ed Ward, ElEngrCompSci'86

May 4, 2018

#ILookLIkeAnEngineer Tell us a little about yourself, your engineering background, and where it has taken you? I was born in Texas but grew up in Colorado Springs, CO where my dad retired from the Air Force Academy. After receiving my bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from CU...

Lisa Wang

Lisa Wang, EnvEngr'19

April 24, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose engineering at CU Boulder? I grew up as an only child and I've had a lot of attention from my parents. I became incredibly dependent on them. As a result, I decided to go off to another country to study engineering as a challenge to...

Meer Baker, AeroEngr'19

Meer Baker, AeroEngr'19

April 20, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose CU Engineering? It gives you the ability to contrive and devise anything from your imagination into the real world. What does the #ILookLikeAnEngineer mean to you? Giving a chance to show the world that engineers are not just bookworms but world leaders. Do you have...

Emily Daub, TAM'18

Emily Daub, TAM'18

April 13, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose engineering at CU Boulder? I chose to engineer because I really enjoy making things. I am fascinated with the objects around us, how they work, and how I can use my skills and knowledge to make them work better. What does #ILookLikeAnEngineer mean to you?...

Briana Santa Ana

Briana Santa Ana, CivEngr'20

April 6, 2018

#ILookLikeAnEngineer Why did you choose CU Engineering? During the time I was looking to narrow down where I would be attending my college years, I was called in to interview for the GoldShirt Scholarship Program. In the midst of my interview, I was able to interact with current GoldShirt scholars...