University of California at Los Angeles
BackgroundInterview Date:March 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2019
High School Experience: Public school in Southern California with a graduating class of about 850 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First-Generation College Student: No
Major: Electrical Engineering
Extracurricular Activities: My first year I was part of IEEE where they host different projects and I was part of the Open Project Space my first year where did a few little projects. My second year, IEEE had a separate project called Advanced Projects where we focused on using RS chips and ultimately built a quadcopter for the capstone project. My third year I was part of Formula SAE, which is a racing club and I did some data acquisition stuff for them. Towards the end of my third year, I was part of the Rocket Project and I did data acquisition for them as well.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
I think almost every single one of those clubs contributed to my development as an engineer. Each one of those was pretty valuable in giving me the skills and experience that is desirable for people looking for potential employees.