Student Feature – Kate Stetina

Kate Stetina M.S. Environmental Engineering EDC Certificate Completion: May 2016 Undergraduate: University of Colorado at Boulder, B.S. Environmental Engineering What are your hobbies outside of academic life? I consider myself an avid outdoorswomen, and jump at the chance to spend a weekend in Colorado’s backcountry.  I backpack, hike, snowboard, climb, cycle, sail, and practice yoga.  I mostly just … More Student Feature – Kate Stetina

Student Feature – Whitney Rucker

Whitney Rucker M.S. Civil Engineering EDC Certificate Completion: May 2015 Undergraduate: Colorado School of Mines, B.S. Mechanical Engineering What are your hobbies outside of academic life? I love to travel. Seeing new places, meeting new people, and experiencing new cultures is one of the greatest thrills in life. I also love to go scuba diving. Unfortunately … More Student Feature – Whitney Rucker

Student Feature – Aaron Opdyke

Aaron Opdyke PhD Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management EDC Certificate Completion: December 2014 Undergraduate: Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, B.S. Civil Engineering What are your hobbies outside of academic life? I love to get outdoors in my free time, whether that be hiking, backpacking, camping, diving, climbing, snowboarding, running or biking. Boulder has been a great place to … More Student Feature – Aaron Opdyke

Student Feature – Roxanne Reimer

Roxanne Reimer M.S. Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering Expected EDC Certificate Completion: May 2016 Undergraduate: Bethel College, Mathematical Sciences What are your hobbies outside of academic life? Hiking, reading, baking and cooking. How did you become interested in global development? I had a great experience living in Guatemala during a study abroad program. Then when I had … More Student Feature – Roxanne Reimer

Student Feature – Alia Khan

Alia Khan PhD, Environmental Engineering Expected EDC Certificate Completion: May 2016 Undergraduate: University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Bachelors of Science in Public Health, Environmental Health Science What are your hobbies outside of academic life? I enjoy coupling my scientific curiosity with a love and passion for the outdoors. In my free time I … More Student Feature – Alia Khan

Student Feature – Diane Kim

Diane Kim M.S. Civil Engineering, Civil Systems Expected EDC Certificate Completion: Fall 2016 Undergraduate: University of Oklahoma, B.S. Civil Engineering What are your hobbies outside of academic life? I love to travel internationally any chance I can get, but since I’m living on a college grad’s salary, I resort to much cheaper hobbies such as exploring … More Student Feature – Diane Kim

Student Feature – Matt Rankins

Matt Rankins PhD Architectural Engineering EDC Certificate Completion: Fall 2015 Undergraduate: Missouri S&T What are your hobbies outside of academic life? Hiking, pick up sports, skiing, games (video and board), and travelling. How did you become interested in global development? Through my participation in EWB during my undergraduate studies – I realized my passion for using … More Student Feature – Matt Rankins

Student Feature – Jess Scanlon

Jess Scanlon BS/MS Architectural Engineering Expected EDC Certificate Completion: May 2016 Undergraduate: University of Colorado Boulder What are your hobbies outside of academic life? Engineers Without Borders, campus symphony orchestra, rock climbing, hiking, snowboarding, camping, all the usual outdoorzy things. How did you become interested in global development? I receive Architecture for Humanities, Design Like You Give … More Student Feature – Jess Scanlon

Student Feature – Madalyn Kern

Madalyn Kern PhD Mechanical Engineering, Design Expected EDC Certificate Completion: Fall 2015 Undergraduate: University of Colorado Boulder What are your hobbies outside of academic life? Outdoor activities: rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking, backpacking, skiing Music: play the piano and guitar, listening to live music at small venues (i.e. coffee shops) Cooking: love to try new foods Sports: tennis, softball, volleyball, golf, ultimate frisbee How did … More Student Feature – Madalyn Kern

Student Feature – Kyle Thompson

Kyle Thompson PhD Environmental Engineering EDC Certificate Completion: Spring 2015 Undergraduate: Missouri S&T What are your hobbies outside of academic life? Camping, writing, piano, biking, reading. How did you become interested in global development? I became interested in global development way back in high school when I concluded that I wanted to use my math and science … More Student Feature – Kyle Thompson