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Emily K.

Grit Guide and Tour Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

She/her/hers

Class of 2025

Hometown: Catonsville, MD

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Minor: Spanish


Favorite Class or Professor and Why

I loved Engineering 101 because I had a great time with the group robotics project, and it was really fun getting to know my group members!

What makes UMBC home?

Everyone genuinely wants you to do your best! It's amazing to see other people so passionate about their interests and supportive of everyone else.

I chose UMBC because...

the Center for Women in Technology offers such an incredible community, and I'm really excited about all of the research opportunities with professors.

My UMBC hack is...

The cafe in the Admin building has the best breakfasts!

I'm passionate about...

Soccer Reading Books Hiking Service Family and Friends

I'm involved with...

Center for Women in Technology Women's Club Soccer American Society of Mechanical Engineers Catholic Campus Ministry Intramural Sports Shriver Center Honors College
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