Ambassadors

Jay Bishop

Jay Bishop

Hometown
Weatherford, TX

Major(s)
Computer Science

High School Attended:
Weatherford High School

Why does engineering excite you?

It is an ever-changing field with many different opportunities.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

Discovery Park is the perfect place to learn and study. We are provided all of the tools and resources needed to be successful in our field.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Be a software developer.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

The next greatest video game.

Bianca Cordero- Bizaretta

Bianca Cordero- Bizarretta

Hometown
Plano, TX

Major(s)
Biomedical Engineering

High School Attended:
John Paul II High School

Why does engineering excite you?

It’s constantly changing and you can pioneer new technology that can be used to improve people’s lives.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

The diversity of students and faculty as well as the project-based curriculum here at Discovery Park.

What would you like to do after graduation?

I would like to work with prosthetics and be able to help improve them.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

I would like to design better space suits for NASA. The ones they have now are just too bulky. Something slimmer but yet have the same or better technology such as constantly checking vitals and sending information to the control center back on Earth in real time.

Gabriella Bridges

Gabriella Bridges

Hometown
Allen, TX

Major(s)
Biomedical Engineering

High School Attended:
Allen High School

Why does engineering excite you?

Engineering is always changing and growing and is a great way to put my creative abilities to the test.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

I love that we have Discovery Park and various instruments and equipment.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Work at Organovo, modernizing biomaterials and tissue engineering.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

A 3-D printed heart.

Kevin Dempsey

Kevin Dempsey

Hometown
Denton, TX

Major(s)
Electrical Engineering

High School Attended:
Denton High School

Why does engineering excite you?

Learning how things work.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

Use of imagination/projects.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Automation/prosthetics

If you could design anything, what would it be?

Next generation prosthetics

Maddie DeVega

Maddie DeVega

Hometown
Euless, TX

Major(s)
Biomedical Engineering

High School Attended:
Colleyville Heritage High School

Why does engineering excite you?

Engineering presents you with infinite opportunities to be innovative and to make the world a better place. It’s challenging, but the work is never boring.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

I love the sense of community on the engineering campus. It is a fairly small college, so it’s very easy to get close to your peers and professors.

What would you like to do after graduation?

I plan on pursuing either a masters in prosthetics and orthotics or a masters in engineering management.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

I would like to design a medical device that will aid the body in creating cartilage faster in areas affected by osteoarthritis.

Terrance English

Terrance English

Hometown
Colleyville, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical Engineering Technology

High School Attended:
Colleyville Heritage High School

Why does engineering excite you?

The ability to solve problems and apply them to real-world issues.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

The staff is engaging and is open to help you. There are a lot of great technologies and the atmosphere is welcoming.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Go and work at either a manufacturing facility or product design.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

A car that runs off something that had renewable fuel.

Calum Fletcher

Calum Fletcher

Hometown
Colleyville, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical Engineering Technology

High School Attended:
Colleyville Heritage High School

Why does engineering excite you?

It gives me the opportunity to help be a part of designing things that have an impact on people’s lives. It is so exciting seeing something that you have worked on yourself be realized. It also allows me to do problem solving in the world on things that have never been achieved before.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

How available the teachers are and how they have an emphasis on doing hands on work. Also all the opportunities to get involved through the various organizations and classes.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Find a job doing something that I can really be proud to be a part of.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

Something that made unlimited clean renewable energy.

Bobby O’taviour Gentry

Bobby O’taviour Gentry

Hometown
Fort Worth, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical and Energy Engineering

High School Attended:
Polytechnic High School

Why does engineering excite you?

The starting salaries are very high.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

Graduation. Engineering school is by far the greatest challenge I have experienced in life.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Continue to work in the Nuclear industry. I have been interning in the power industry since the summer 2013. I have goals of being a Senior Reactor Operator for a nuclear plant.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

I would remaster the 1968 Dodge Charger. It’s Mopar or no car.

Ryan Johnson

Ryan Johnson

Hometown
Dallas, Hidalgo

Major(s)
Electrical Engineering

High School Attended
Life School High

Why does engineering excite you?

Because it challenges me.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

The people, students, and the community.

What would you like to do after graduation?

I would like to work for the Ford Motor Company.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

I would like to design the next generations of luxury cars.

Pramson Kurien

Pramson Kurien

Hometown
Carrollton, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical Engineering Technology

High School Attended:
R.L. Turner High School

Why does engineering excite you?

I like to learn about new technology and how things work.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

The project based learning and being plugged in to what goes on in real companies.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Work somewhere that allows me to travel and meet the most variety of people.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

A way to travel through the city that’s convenient, fast and safe.

Marissa Ortega

Marissa Ortega

Hometown
Fort Worth, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical and Energy Engineering

High School Attended:
R.L. Paschal High School

Why does engineering excite you?

Engineering excites me because I can use the skills I’ve learned in classes and apply them to real world situations. Also, you can use what you’ve learned to create things that can change the world in a positive way.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

My favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering is that the professors are always happy to help students in any way they can.

What would you like to do after graduation?

After I graduate I would like to work at Lockheed Martin on the manufacturing line for various aircraft.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

If I could design anything it would be a fully functioning teleporter. This could be good for the environment as you would not use fuels that could harm the environment and it would cut down on travel time.

Robert P Smith


Hometown
Somerville, TX

Major(s)
Mechanical and Energy Engineering

High School Attended:
Somerville High School

Why does engineering excite you?

Creative application of intellectual problem solving.

What is your favorite part about the UNT College of Engineering?

Intimate environment.

What would you like to do after graduation?

Rule the world.

If you could design anything, what would it be?

Iron man suit or orbital ral guns.

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