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Dan WIlkes

About

About Me

Major: Engineering Physics
Minor: Mechanical Engineering Specializataion
Explored: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Class Rank: 4
Involvement: STEP, COE Hometown Ambassadors
Work Experience: Booz Allen Hamilton, Northrop Grumman
Hometown Centerville, OH
 

My Academic Path

I used my classes like ENGR 1181 and Physics 1250 & 1251 a lot to decide on my major. During the 1181 labs I loved building different structures and working with MATLAB, and after talking to my professor he recommended considering mechanical engineering because of that. I also loved physics 1250 and 1251 so I chose to major in engineering physics with a specialization in mechanical engineering. Being over a year into my major I could not be happier, it helped me land two internships over the past two summers.