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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Betsy Swovick

Name: Betsy Swovick Occupation: Engineer Education (UR and additional): BS Biomedical Engineering and Certificate in Management Studies Current job title: Chemical Process Engineer Current employer: Bausch + Lomb Current city/state of residence: Rochester, NY Community activities: United Way, Ashford Ballet Company, B+L Young Leaders Network When and how did you choose your major(s)? The summer […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Julia Cosse

Name: Julia Cosse Occupation: Graduate Student Education (UR and additional): B.S. (Mechanical Engineering) University of Rochester 2008, M.S. (Aerospace Engineering) California Institute of Technology 2009, M2 (Fluid Mechanics) École Polytechnique (France) 2010, expecting to finish Ph.D. in Aeronautics from California Institute of Technology in 2014. Current city/state of residence: Pasadena, CA Why did you choose […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Nicole Ruszczak

Name: Nicole Ruszczak Occupation: Medical Student Education (UR and additional): Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering; Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Current job title: Medical Student Current city/state of residence: Philadelphia, PA Community activities: Surgery Club, Volunteer Activities Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? Because […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Michael Peritz

Name: Michael Peritz Occupation: Engineer Education: BS Chemical Engineering and MS Chemical Engineering both UR Current job title: Process Engineer Current employer: Wollaston Alloys, Inc. Current city/state of residence: Brighton, MA Family: 1 When and how did you choose your major(s)? I went with chemical engineering, because I loved chemistry, but did not want to […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Tyler Kieft

Name: Tyler Kieft Age: 25 Occupation: Software Engineer Education (UR and additional): B.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2010 University of Rochester Current job title: Software Engineer Current employer: Facebook Current city/state of residence: San Francisco, CA When and how did you choose your major(s)? When I left high school, I thought I wanted to study […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Jarrod Orszulak

Name: Jarrod Orszulak Occupation: Engineer Education (UR and additional): Biomedical Engineering, 2007; MS ECE 2008 Current job title: Product Manager Current employer: FRABA Inc Current city/state of residence: Philadelphia, PA Family: living with loving gf (UR alum) Community activities: President, Big Pond Association Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? Dottie Welch. […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Owen Zacharias

Name: Owen Zacharias Occupation: Project Manager, Web Design and Development, University of Rochester Medical Center Education (UR and additional): BS/MS ECE Current job title: Project Manager, Web Design and Development, University of Rochester Medical Center Current employer: UR Current city/state of residence: Rochester, NY When and how did you choose your major(s)? Even before applying […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Molly Leitch

Name: Molly Leitch ’08 Age: 25 Occupation: Manufacturing Process Engineer Education (UR and additional): BS (Chemical Engineering), University of Rochester, 2008 Current city/state of residence: Nashville, Tennessee Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester?   Is it bad to say “soccer”?  I really lucked out that the team I wanted to play […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Ian Moltrup

Name: Ian Moltrup Education (UR and additional): BS Chemical Engineering ‘11 Current city/state of residence: Buffalo, NY Occupation: Chemical Engineer Current job title: Sales Application Engineer – Process Market Current employer: API Heat Transfer Inc. Community activities: Arcade Community Band When and how did you choose your major(s)? I began my studies in Chemical Engineering […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Gloria See

Name: Gloria See Occupation: PhD Student Education (UR and additional): ECE BS – University of Rochester, 2009; ECE MS – University of Massachusetts Lowell; ECE PhD – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, in progress Current employer: University of Illinois Current city/state of residence: Illinois Community activities: Most recently salsa and rock climbing but they change pretty constantly, the […]

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