Meet Michael

Major: chemical engineering
Hometown: Manassas, VA

Why did you choose Cornell and/or Cornell Engineering?
I chose Cornell Engineering because of the collaborative attitude of the chemical engineering program and the opportunity to participate in project teams. I also loved the inter-disciplinary values Cornell University offered.

What is your favorite thing about Cornell and/or Cornell Engineering?
My favorite thing about Cornell Engineering is its various institutes and facilities such as the Institute for Biotechnology.

How did you get involved outside the classroom?
Outside of the classroom, I’m involved through academic activities such as Cornell iGEM, the DeLisa Research Group, and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. I’m also involved in the Big Red Marching Band, Alpha Chi Sigma, and the Cornell Tradition Fellowship.