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Amy Pochodylo

What inspired you to pursue a degree in engineering? I got my undergraduate degree from Michigan State in chemistry and, while I loved chemistry, I wanted to find a field that was more applied and...

  • Hometown: Troy, MI
  • Environmental Processes
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Students receive EPA P3 Award

A team of students from Cornell Engineering has been awarded an EPA P3 Award to support their development of a portable, high-rate, inexpensive water treatment unit for use in areas affected by...

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Justyna Kosianka

1) What inspired you to pursue engineering? Growing up in New York City I've always loved architecture and had great respect for infrastructure. Being more mathematically inclined than artistically, I...

  • Hometown: New York, NY
  • Structural Engineering
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Pennock Awarded NSF Fellowship

CEE graduate student William Pennock has been awarded a 2014 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Pennock completed his undergraduate studies in 2013 at the New Jersey Institute...

  • Hometown: [empty string]
  • AquaClara student project team
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Lauren Feinstein

Lauren Feinstein received her Bachelor’s degree in Cornell’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and is currently on track to complete her Masters of Engineering here at Cornell as well. Her...

  • Hometown: Oceanside, NY
  • Structural Engineering
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Jared Landsman

Jared Landsman, a junior in Civil Engineering, has not only completed a Skanska Construction internship and co-op with Simpson Gumpertz & Heger, but also serves as project director for Cornell...

  • Hometown: Wyckoff, NJ
  • Civil Engineering
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Nnamdi Okoye

1. Describe your construction site visits The first site I visited was an overpass that was a part of a 5 year local highway project. I live in an area that has high volume traffic due to population...

  • Hometown: Brentwood, CA
  • Civil Engineering
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Sarah Levine

Sarah Levine is currently a Junior in the Environmental Engineering program, and co-wrote the paper, " Multi-stage polyurethane foam filtration for emergency point-of-use water treatment " with five...

  • Hometown: [empty string]
  • Environmental Engineering
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