M.S. Candidate, Civil Engineering, Expected graduation December 2015
Ericka has been part of SWE since her freshman year of undergrad at Michigan Tech. She served as the Newsletter/Blog committee head for about 3 years and has been working with Denise Freeman to start up the GradSWE section at Michigan Tech.
What is your degree program (MS/PhD, department)? When do you expect to graduate?
Coursework masters in Civil Engineering. I graduate in just a few weeks 😀 😀
Give a brief explanation of your research.
I didn’t do any research for my masters, instead I did a coursework option and am also working full time in my field as a Municipal/Civil Engineer at OHM Advisors.
What do you hope to do with your degree? What are your career goals?
I plan to continue on as a Municipal Engineer and use what I have learned to advance local communities with projects that make the community a better place to live.
What are some of your hobbies? What do you do in your free time?
I love to read, drive around and see the scenery in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, mountain bike, and most of all love playing with my puppy!!
What’s a fun fact about you?
I’m engaged and getting married the summer after next