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Christina Chu-Garcia is listed as one of the 2018 rising stars in Civil Structural Engineering.
"I want to contribute to answering the question ‘with the Earth’s climate changing, how can we change the way we build cities?’”
"I just know that I'd like to explore the intersection of profitable urban development & sustainability to make spaces better for people."
“I am excited to be at Cornell. Much of my current work involves agriculture and Cornell has such a great agricultural tradition.”
"My advice would be how you relate to other people in the organization you will be potentially joining, and how successful you will be, ultimately depends more on your ability to influence how other people think about a solution than on the technical merits of the solution itself."
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If you are an engineering major at Cornell, there will be times that are hard. Maybe for you it’s the Statics and Mechanics of Solids class. Or it could be Introductory Quantum Mechanics. Maybe it’s... Read more