Landon Mara

Senator Spotlight!

Posted by Landon Mara Jan 5, 2015

Benjamin Kealty

Where are you from: Lodi, WI

SGA Position: Vice President

Major and Class: ME, 2016

Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: It is very refreshing being able to be in a position to help students. There are so many things around MSOE that can be improved and having the opportunity to interact with other students and do my part to effect that change in a positive way is very rewarding.

What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: Sigma Phi Delta Fraternity

What did you do this last summer: Worked a campus job, and secured an apartment for the year.  I also went to 6 days of Summerfest.

What else do you do for fun: I enjoy running, reading, spending time with friends, exploring Milwaukee, taking my car out for a cruise, watching the Packers/Badgers/Spurs, Fishing, Hunting, and smoking cigars on occasion.

Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: Rochambo Coffee and Tea House, Uhles, and the Riverwalk (not really fair, I have too many favorite places in Milwaukee).

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Landon Mara

SGA Senator Spotlight!!

Posted by Landon Mara Dec 1, 2014

Alexander Tchaikovski

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Where are you from: Marengo, IL

SGA Position: Chairmen of Food Services

Major and Class: Computer Engineering - 2017

Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: Voicing the opinions of the student body.

What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: Sigma Phi Delta Fraternity, College Republicans, IEEE, CEIAC, and Campus Ambassador

What did you do this last summer: Went out to Brady Street Days, Bastille Days, Jazz in the park, Bradford Beach, and SummerFest

What else do you do for fun: Explore what Milwaukee has to offer

Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: Bradford Beach

Random fun fact about you: I Fluently Speak Russian!

Landon Mara

SGA Senator Spotlight!

Posted by Landon Mara Nov 3, 2014

Kai Swanson

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Where are you from: Machesney Park, IL

SGA Position: Senator and Peer Assistant Liaison

Major and Class: ME 2016

Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: I like that I get involved with different organizations around campus and hear updates from them. The best part of being a senator is that I can be the voice for the student body and hopefully solve some of their problems. I used to be in student council so this is the closet organization to that here at MSOE.

What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: AIAA, ASME, Sigma Phi Delta Fraternity

What did you do this last summer: Worked for the Rapid Prototyping Center here at MSOE.

What else do you do for fun: I enjoy music and playing guitar. I also like to hang out with friends and meet new people.

Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: Third Ward

Random fun fact about you: I was born on a military base in Okinawa, Japan and moved here when I was 2.

Landon Mara

SGA Senator Spotlight!

Posted by Landon Mara Oct 20, 2014

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Name: Nathaniel Pedigo

Where are you from: Valrico FL

SGA Position: Treasurer/Senator

Major and Class: Mechanical Engineering Class of 2016

Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: I enjoy helping students create new organizations

What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: American Society of Engineering Education, Boy Scouts of America

What did you do this last summer: I worked as a manufacturing engineering intern at Sun Hydraulics, developing equipment that would increase the productivity of the factory workers

What else do you do for fun: I enjoy scuba diving, photography, camping, hiking, backpacking, canoeing, fishing, and reading

Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: Veterans park to walk along the lakeside

Random fun fact about you: I enjoy classical music, jazz, and classic rock

Landon Mara

SGA Senator Spotlight!

Posted by Landon Mara Oct 6, 2014

Name: Margaret Pugh

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Where you are from: Fullerton, California

SGA Position: Secretary

Major and Class: Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2017

Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: I have the ability to help MSOE’s student body by bridging the gap between administration and the students.

What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: Duck’s Unlimited, ASME

What did you do this last summer? I was a Risk Engineering Intern at Zurich Insurance North America.

What else do you do for fun? I play on MSOE’s Women’s Basketball team and enjoy going to music festivals and concerts.

Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: Karl Ratzsch’s

Random fun fact about you: My middle name is Happy.

Landon Mara

SGA Senator Spotlight!

Posted by Landon Mara Sep 22, 2014

Name: Alexander Thomas Rathke

Where are you from: Random Lake, WI

SGA Position: Parliamentarian/Funding Review

Major and Class: Mechanical Engineering, class of 2017
Favorite thing about being involved in SGA: I love the way that I have the influence on the school to affect the student body in a positive way.
What clubs are you involved in outside of SGA: Rowing, Duck’s Unlimited, SAE, ASME, Student Music Organization,
What did you do this last summer: I worked as a mechanic for a car dealership, Mueller Sales and Service
What else do you do for fun: Hunting, Gaming, Snowboarding, Sailing, and Boating
Favorite place to go in Milwaukee: The Beach
Random fun fact about you: I am an Eagle ScoutRathke.jpg