Changing the World With Engineering

Scholarship Entrant: Ricardo from Elk Grove, CA
Essay Question: If you could earn a living doing what you love most, what would it be, and how would it change the world? Describe the specific goals you would set to make that dream a reality.
Vote for Ricardo: 12

There are many ways of making a living. However, I believe that the best way of making a living is doing what you love most. In my case, it involves engineering. I like to say that I grew up thinking like an engineer. I used to wonder how to carry a bucket of water from one place to another while using the least amount of energy possible. Now, I can’t wait to take my upper division engineering courses to learn the best ways of delivering clean water to different homes. My dream is to work for a civil engineering company and to design a system that would reduce the waste of water across the country and hopefully apply that design to different countries as well.

Vote for Ricardo: 12

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