Women in Science and Engineering

women in science and engineering

Big Sisters (Mentors)

WISE Big Sisters 2014-2015

Alyssa Flynn

Alyssa Flynn

Major: Environmental Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Billings, MT/ Cumming, GA

Interests: TIGER BANDDD, Lacrosse, Crafting, Reading, Fishing, Clemson Football

Favorite Quote: "What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" -Robert Schuller

Fatema Hakimji

Fatema Hakimji

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year: Senior

Hometown: Columbia, SC

Interests: I love to cook, bake, hike, and play Frisbee and volleyball. I'm also a huge movie buff.

Favorite Quote: Life is too short, so always eat your dessert first.

Hannah Hansen

Hannah Hansen

Major: Chemistry

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Easley, SC

Interests: Hiking, Camping, Soccer, Sports, Singing, Anything outdoors, Anything with friends, Working with kids

Favorite Quote: ""Live a life of love" ~Ephesians 5:2

Kwasa Heath

Kwasa Heath

Major: Industrial Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Rock Hill, SC

Interests: Singing, Reading, Listening to Music, Clemson Football

Favorite Quote: “I've seen miracles just happen. Silent prayers get answered. Broken hearts become brand new. That's what faith can do.” ~Kutless

Valerie Jones

Valerie Jones

Major: Electrical Engineering

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Goose Creek, SC

Interests: I love being outside and hanging out with friends. Volleyball is my favorite sport. I like all kinds of music and I love to play the piano even though I'm not the best. I also like doing crafts, but I'm not very good at them. I love going to the lake and fishing and also walking on the beach.

Favorite Quote: "Happiness can be found in even the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light" ~Albus Dumbledore

Sarah Lowum

Sarah Lowum

Major: Materials Science and Engineering

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Horseheads, NY

Interests: Dance, hiking, kayaking, skiing, crafts, cooking and baking, photography, tennis, sailing

Favorite Quote: Someday everything will make perfect sense. So, for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and remind yourself everything happens for a reason.

Lydia Melin

Lydia Melin

Major: Civil Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Suwanee, Georgia

Interests: Volleyball, Clemson football, reading, baking, hiking with friends, watching movies late at night, and crafting

Favorite Quote: "Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring." ~Marilyn Monroe

Nicole Michaud

Nicole Michaud

Major: Computer Science

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Spartanburg, SC

Interests: Computers, Programming, Robotics, Video Games, Music (all kinds!)

Favorite Quote: “A ship in port is safe, but that is not what ships are for. Sail out to sea and do new things.” ~Grace Hopper

Kim Owen

Kim Owen

Major: Chemical Engineering

Year: Senior

Hometown: Knoxville, TN

Interests: Running, Reading, Harry Potter, Hanging out with friends

Favorite Quote: “Nitwit, Oddment, Blubber, Tweak!” ~Albus Dumbledore

Stephanie Phillips

Stephanie Phillips

Major: Civil Engineering

Year: Senior

Hometown: Anderson, SC

Interests: Traveling, photography, reading, and crafting :)

Favorite Quote: “What sets you apart may seem like a burden, but it's not, and most of the time it's what makes you great.” ~Emma Stone

Megan Sech

Megan Sech

Major: Bioengineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Greenville, SC

Interests: Tiger Band, Alpha Omega Epsilon - Engineering and Science Sorority, Star Trek, Pretty much everything on Netflix! (Especially The Office and Parks and Rec)

Favorite Quote: "I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it." ~Walt Disney

Katherine Shealy

Katherine Shealy

Major: Electrical Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Prosperity, SC

Interests:

Favorite Quote:

Kate Showers

Kate Showers

Major: Bioengineering

Year: Senior

Hometown: Nashville, TN

Interests: I love being outside and being active. My interests include hiking, running, swimming, reading, eating ice cream, wearing orange (no matter what state I am in) and CLEMSON FOOTBALL

Favorite Quote: Let your faith be bigger than your fears.

Kelsey Sullivan

Kelsey Sullivan

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Manahawkin, NJ

Interests: Going to the beach, doing crafts, and being active

Favorite Quote: Anything that's worth doing is worth giving your all.

Dana Sweatman

Dana Sweatman

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Charleston, SC

Interests: Dance, swimming, being outside, reading, and putting things together!

Favorite Quote: “Let us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.” ~Dumbledore

Emily Thompson

Emily Thompson

Major: Physics

Year: Junior

Hometown: Rochester, NY

Interests: Running, traveling, reading fiction, being outside, and physics research!

Favorite Quote: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

Kayleigh Wall

Kayleigh Wall

Major: Chemistry

Year: Senior

Hometown: Inman, SC

Interests: Intramural sports, hiking, reading, traveling, swimming, and doing new things.

Favorite Quote: “There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” ~Ernest Hemingway