Spotlights

Anita with two other students in cap and gowns

Anita Zhang

Why did you choose Cornell? I chose Cornell because I got the impression that Cornell has exciting academic opportunities and truly embraces a diverse range of people. Academically, Cornell... Read more

Jenna Israel

Senior student spotlight: Jenna Israel '21

Name: Jenna Israel Hometown: Charlotte, NC Major: Environmental Engineering, '21 What is your area of research? My project is modeling a passive technology called a denitrifying bioreactor (DNB) which... Read more

Jacqueline Wong

Jacqueline Wong

Highlight from your time at Cornell: Getting involved with the Energy Warriors program as part of ESW. We worked with Cornell Cooperative Extension to develop and teach sustainability education... Read more

  • Hometown: Hong Kong
  • Environmental Engineering ’20
Vanessa on the hillside by water

Vanessa Tejada

Highlight from your time at Cornell: Besides meeting so many incredible people and making great friends, my highlight was being able to spend a year in Spain. Studying abroad was always at the top of... Read more

  • Hometown: Memphis, TN
  • Civil Engineering ’20, M.Eng. Engineering Management '20
Barbara Oramah

Senior Spotlight: Barbara Oramah

Name: Barbara Oramah Hometown: Cairo, Egypt Major: Environmental Engineering Can you describe a highlight from your time at Cornell? My highlight of my time in Cornell is finding a group of amazing... Read more

Yitzy with another student

Summer plans: Yitzy Rosenberg, EnVE ’20

We asked CEE students the familiar back-to-school question: what did you do this summer? Thanks to funding from Engaged Cornell, Yitzy Rosenberg, Environmental Engineering ’20, hosted an AguaClara... Read more