Spotlights

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
Macy Nicol

2020 Student Spotlight: Macy Nicol

What inspires you? I’m passionate about medical device manufacturing and introducing, scaling and optimizing production for innovative health solutions, so that quality treatments can get into the... Read more

  • Hometown: Woodbury, MN
  • Engineering Management, M.Eng.
Nate Delaney standing by a Cirrus Aircraft.

Nate Delaney

Class year: CEE B.S. 2008 Job Title: Sales Director Company: Cirrus Aircraft Nate entered Cornell’s School of CEE with a slightly different motivation than most. Engineering degrees are highly sought... Read more

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

Matt Calo

Matthew Calo

Matthew Calo Class year: CEE BS ’15 MEng ‘16 Job Title: Senior Engineer within Thornton Tomasetti’s Protective Design and Security Practice In his position at Thornton Tomasetti (TT), Matt focuses on... Read more

Casey Ching weighing a material on a small scale.

Ph.D. Student Spotlight: Casey Ching

Casey Ching is a Ph.D. student working in the Helbling Research Group. Hometown: Brooklyn, New York What is your area of research and why is it important? My research group uses environmental... Read more

Anita Sanchez

Meet Anita Sanchez

Growing up in San Diego, nobody in Anita Sanchez’s immediate family was an engineer. But there is a definite argument to be made that both of her parents were in STEM fields. Her mother is a data... Read more

Jordan Dick on site documenting building conditions.

Jordan Dick

Jordan Dick, BS 2012 in Civil Engineering Work Title: Consulting Engineer at Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) in Boston, MA Jordan is part of SGH’s Building Technology team and specializes in the design... Read more

Marika Nell working in lab

Ph.D. Student Spotlight: Marika Nell

Marika Nell is a Ph.D. student who works in the Helbling Research lab where they are particularly interested in the occurrence and fate of organic chemicals in natural and engineered water systems... Read more