Read What Recently Graduated Women Engineering Students Say about UVA

Read What Recently Graduated Women Engineering Students Say about UVA

quote_liacattaneo“UVA Engineering produces well-rounded engineering leaders. Beyond our technical knowledge, we are armed with persuasive writing skills, a deep understanding of policy implications and the ability to evaluate ethical issues.” – Lia Cattaneo, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Class of 2016, Truman Scholar. Read more…

quote_aqurarussell“Our curriculum really allows for us to be diverse. Although we are chemical engineers, there are so many different things that we can do. …There are so many great people here, so many different stories, so many different backgrounds.” – Aqura Russell, Chemical Engineering and Dance, Class of 2016. Read more…

quote_poerschke“I really liked that the Engineering School focused on more than just technical skills, but also wanted to develop engineers who had good communication skills and an understanding of the effects that their work has on the world. I visited many different engineering schools during my college search, and UVA stood out to me because it emphasized the importance of being well-rounded engineers.” – Elise Poerschke, Materials Science concentration of Engineering Science, first winner of the Chip and Belinda Blankenship Scholarship for Materials Science, Class of 2015. Read more…