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The very best way to experience Cornell Engineering is to visit in person, but sometimes that's not possible. As an alternative, we invite you to explore the college online. Tune in to the campus today on the Quad Cam. Check out labs, classrooms, and favorite outdoor spots via the Virtual Tour. And discover what real people think, feel, and experience when they arrive on campus via the Student Spotlights.

Student Spotlight

Amanda Bares

For Amanda Bares’ first summer job after high school she cleaned laser components at the company where her father worked as an electrical engineer. Now, as a Ph.D. student in Cornell’s Nancy E. and Peter C. Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering (BME), Bares is building her own technologically advanced piece of scientific equipment. read more

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"I wanted to do something about the problems that we're having in our society today." read more

Paxton Thedford

Paxton Thedford grew up in Kerrville, Texas and earned his B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. When it was time to decide on a graduate program, Cornell was his clear first choice. “When I came to Ithaca for the admitted students events, Professor Susan Daniel and everyone else in CBE did a great job,” says Thedford. “I got a good feeling right away from all the people I met—it felt like a place I could succeed.” read more

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