Elizabeth Kolanczyk | MSOE SWE Regional H Conference Committee Chair
Biomedical Engineering with a Technical Communication minor Class of 2018
What is your Favorite restaurant in MKE? My favorite restaurant in Milwaukee has to be either Water Street Brewery or Bar Louie. Both have great food and are within walking distance of MSOE.
What was the best movie you saw this summer? This past summer the best movie I saw was The Avengers; Age of Ultron. It was action packed and full of some of my favorite actors.
How did you get involved in SWE? . I got involved in SWE from my very first week at MSOE. I knew before I even started college that I wanted to be a part of SWE and really make a difference in the society.
What is your advice to incoming freshman? My advice to incoming freshman is don’t be afraid to stick out and do something different from everyone else. You never know when the next opportunity will come. I am looking forward to meeting all of you and getting to know you throughout this SWE year.
Electrical Engineering Major, German Studies Minor Class of 2018
What is your favorite restaurant in MKE? Buca Di Beppo
What is the best movie you saw this summer? Despicable Me 2
How did you get involved in SWE? I joined the Fundraising Committee a couple weeks into freshman, and got involved in as many activities with SWE as I could.
What is your advice to incoming freshman? Find time to leave the dorm room. It is easy to get caught up in staying in your room and doing homework, but it is important to get out every once in a while, especially during the winter quarter. This will help you enjoy college more as well as help you from getting home sick.
What is your favorite restaurant in MKE? Bel Air Catina.
What was the best movie you saw this summer? Jurassic World.
How did you get involved in SWE? I got involved with SWE through my roommate, Rachael DiGrazia and I was introduced to it during freshman year welcome week.
What is your advice to incoming freshmen? Take the time to get to know your professor and go to office hours. Office hours not only show you care about the class but also professor are more willing to answer your questions if you take the time out of your day to go to office hours.
What is your favorite restaurant in MKE? TGIFridays
What was the best movie you saw this summer? The Longest Ride
How did you get involved in SWE? SWE is a great society to get involved with and I was interested in all the opportunities that could come from it.
What is your advice to incoming freshman? Find friends who you can be yourself around, who make any time fun, whether it's a night out or just lying around singing your lungs out, and no matter what, who will always be there for you. I was lucky enough to find some of my best friends the first week of freshmen year and they truly make my college experience that much better.
Kayla Thilges | MSOE SWE Secretary Mechanical Engineering 2018
What is your favorite place to eat in MKE? The Public Market
What was the best movie you saw this summer? Jurassic World 3D
How did you get involved in SWE? Before I came to MSOE I had never heard of the organization. One of my friends I met here was a SWE member and she recommended I check it out. I decided to go to a meeting and it ended up being a great fit!
What is your advice to incoming freshman? Get involved! Whether it be a club or sports team, you will meet so many new people and learn new things. Being a part of clubs and sports helped me get accustomed to MSOE life a lot quicker and has allowed me to meet some pretty great people!
Check back on Thursday for the next SWE Spotlight!
Alana Tirimacco | MSOE SWE Vice President Biomedical Engineering Student 2016
What is your favorite restaurant in MKE? Water Street Brewery
What is the best movie you saw this summer? Inside Out
How did you get involved in SWE? When I decided I wanted to study engineering, my Dad insisted that I join SWE, so I went to the first meeting and fell in love with the organization. I love all of the different opportunities it offers!
What is your advice to incoming freshman at MSOE? Schedule in time to study for each class. That way, even if you don't have homework, you'll have time set aside to go over things covered!
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Date: Monday, August 3, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CDT
Presenter: Daniel Schubert, Product Training Engineer