Applied Learning Video Highlights

Abishek Gomes, electrical engineering major
January, 13, 2021| Applied Learning Experience: Deloitte, The Smart Factory @ Wichita

Meet Abishek Gomes, an electrical engineering major who first became interested in the field while watching Jimmy Neutron, his favorite show as a child. Learn more about Abishek's time in Wichita State's engineering program, and how his time interning with Deloitte's Smart Factory have enhanced his academic experience. 

Angel Santana, aerospace engineering major
January 4, 2021 | Applied Learning Experience: Martin Defence Group 
Initially, Angel wasn't sure what he wanted to major in, until his passion for skydiving lead him to finding the right degree path for him. Take a listen to Angel's story and get a first-hand look at what it's like to jump out of a plane at 10,000 feet in the air as well as find the perfect college major for you!

Premier Food Services Utlizes Wichita State Engineering Students
December 17, 2020 
Kim Patterson, Vice President of Premier Food Service, and other local companies have established a relationship with Wichita State University that allows students to gain experience in the workforce while also providing projects that can benefit the companies ergonomics, workflow and many other aspects.

Sadie Winter, biomedial engineering major
August 31, 2020 | Applied Learning Experince: developing disposable stethoscopes
Biomedical Engineering major Sadie Winter had a summer internship lined up in Asia before it was canceled due the pandemic, but not one to dwell on what could have been, she quickly found a new opportunity through Wichita State’s Center for Entrepreneurship where she joined a team developing disposable stethoscopes for Wichita-area health professionals. The project provided her with strong interdisciplinary education as she was challenged to complete tasks with a focus on business and entrepreneurship, while still finding those aspects that satisfied the “engineering side of her brain”.

Tram Ngo, business graduate
April 21, 2020
Business graduate Tram Ngo talks about the experiences she had at Wichita State that helped prepare her for her professional career after graduation, and how she's continued to learn even after she left the classroom!

Ryan Floyd, exercise science graduate
April 3, 2020 | owner, Wichita Fit Body Bootcamp 
Ryan Floyd majored in exercise science while at Wichita State, not Business, so imagine his surprise when he found himself as the owner of Wichita's Fit Body Bootcamp franchise. Ryan's been able to apply what he learned at WSU to his career everyday with the added challenge of always growing and learning in his professional environment. Having not had the benefit of taking business courses, Ryan sought out personal business coaches during the early stages of his endeavor to learn what he needed to be successful!

Kaisha Batman, journalism major
March 19, 2020 | Applied Learning Experince:  Wichita Thunder 

Eddie Sandoval, business administration graduate
March 9, 2020 | founder and CEO, Pinole Blue 
Business Administration graduate Eddie Sandoval came to Wichita State on a Linwood Sexton Scholarship, and rounded out his time at WSU by winning $10,000 through the Shocker New Venture Competition, which he used to officially start his visionary food company Pinole Blue.


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