Tuesday, November 29, 2022


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Hometown: Palatine, IL

Year in school:  Junior

How did you choose the University of Iowa for your studies? 

I loved the engineering department here and the atmosphere that I felt in Iowa City.

What area of Chemical Engineering interests you? 

Environmental and Sustainability

What has been your favorite class at the University? 


Material and Energy Balances

What are your goals or aspirations for post-graduation? 

I would like to eventually get my doctorate.

Do you have any advice for first year students? 

Try and find friends within your major, and don’t be afraid to reach out to professors.

Best study spot on campus? 

Seamans Center, but Java House is a close second.

Favorite movie and movie snack?  

The Prestige and Red Vines