Alumni Spotlights

Ethan Thompson


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  • Wind Turbine Technician for General Electric
  • Hands-on learning experiences
  • GREEN Program Alum – Sustainability and Renewable Energy Abroad in Iceland
  • Advice: Put your name out there and apply everywhere!

Stacy Hart


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  • PE for Automation and Mechatronics at Textron
  • Assembles and maintains robotics and automation for Textron aircraft
  • Senior Design Project won “Best of Show” at the 2016 Engineering Open House
  • Advice: Keep your mind open when looking for jobs. This degree can provide a spectrum of job opportunities to choose from.

Lance Curtis


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  • Energy Engineer with Knipp Services
  • Internship to full-time employment
  • Hands-on learning experience
  • Advice: Make yourself accessible to employers by attending the WSU Career Fairs and Engineering Open House

Elizabeth Hewitt


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  • Maintenance Engineer at Textron
  • Supports the company equipment across all three sites in Wichita
  • Senior Design Project won “Best of Show” at the 2016 Engineering Open House
  • Advice: Make sure you are putting yourself out of your comfort zone and networking!