Carnegie Mellon University

Student Stories

Find out what it is like to be a CEE student

Internship: Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates

Emmett Horton (CEE/EPP ’18) participated in a summer internship at Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, a forensic engineering firm. He first connected with the firm at the annual CEE career fair.

Learning at the Creative Intersection of Art and Technology

Morgan Reed (CEE ‘19) is an aspiring structural engineer who plans to make an impact in urban development, and she has a unique and unexpected minor: Animation & Special Effects.

Constructing an International Experience: London

After a year of planning, Obianozo Chukwuma flew to London, where her courses include one on urban planning, the area she wants to focus on for her career and graduate studies.

Room for Growth: Supporting Undergraduate Research Experiences

From new approaches to make environmentally friendly concrete to modeling western Pennsylvania climate, undergraduates have several options to explore research opportunities.

Constructing Opportunities with CMU Connections and the TOC

Senior Connor Smith (CEE '17) used his networking and interviewing skills to land a summer internship and spent his summer internship with Clark Construction.

Engineering Abroad: Building a ‘Mega Construction Project’ in Qatar

With a residential development, hotel, shopping mall, and amusement park, senior Ahmad Khanzada (CEE '17) spent a very busy summer working with AECOM on a development project in Doha, Qatar.

Shedding Light in Rural Zimbabwe: EWB Brings Streetlights to Nyadire

Lighting up Nyadire, Zimbabwe: CEE students work to deliver sustainable lighting solutions to village community.