• Clare W.

    I like solving problems. I think that’s part of the math brain in me,” says Clare Whalen, an engineering student. “I knew I wanted to do engineering because I’m good at math, and I like being able to be creative. Also, I like helping people.” Clare says that in her Introduction to Engineering class, she […]

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  • Magdalena S.

    Magdalena Sarna’s fascination with airplanes and how they are able to stay in the sky has inspired her to study engineering. “I have always had a love for planes because I traveled every two years to visit my family in another country,” she said. “I sat at the window seat of the plane near the […]

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  • Salam M.

    Salam Mulhem was torn between pursuing a career in computer engineering or aerospace engineering, but her trip to NASA’s Langley Research Center moved aerospace engineering to the forefront.

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  • Brenda E.

    Music and engineering brought Brenda Escobeda to Moraine Valley. “I was involved in the college’s community band during my senior year of high school and I really liked it,” she says. Some of her fellow band members suggested she consider Moraine Valley, so she started looking into all the programs available. “Once I found the Engineering Pathways Program, it just kind of clicked.”

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