Current Scholars

Headshot of Katilin FaganKaitlin Fagan
Kaitlin Fagan is a freshman from Memphis, TN. She is currently studying in the Department of Engineering Management and Systems engineering and pursuing a minor in sustainability. She is also looking forward to getting involved with several of the clubs and opportunities that GW and the DC area have to offer.

 

 

 

Headshot of Camille HumphreysCamille Humphreys
Camille Humphreys is a freshman from New Orleans, LA, studying biomedical engineering. Currently, she is interested in a future working with prosthetics. At GW she is a member of the Society of Women Engineers and the College Democrats. Camille is excited to explore internship and research opportunities while living in Washington DC.

 

 

 

Headshot of Claudio MartinezClaudio Martinez
Claudio Martinez is a freshman from Springfield, VA. He is studying in the Department of Computer Engineering. He is looking into the possibility of a minor in computer science. Claudio is eager to explore the internship opportunities offered in the DC area.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Gabriella PetrilloGabriella Petrillo
Gabriella Petrillo is a freshman pursuing a degree in biomedical engineering. She was born in Venezuela but was raised in Puerto Rico and spent her high school years in Germany. In the upcoming years at SEAS, she plans to get involved in clubs, research, and internship opportunities.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Jenna PressmanJenna Pressman
Jenna Pressman is a freshman from Westchester, NY. She is studying biomedical engineering and is interested in a psychology minor. She is also on the GW Cross Country and Track team. Jenna looks forward to all the internship and job opportunities the nation’s capital has to offer and plans to get involved in some of the many clubs at GW.

 

 

 

Headshot of Josh YardleyJosh Yardley
Josh Yardley is a freshman studying mechanical engineering from Sellersville, PA. In high school he competed on the varsity water polo and swim teams. He was also a member of National Honor Society, Key Club, and Table Tennis Club. He is on the varsity water polo team at GW and plans to explore the numerous engineering, community service, and sports clubs that GW offers.

Headshot of Alex BroaddusAlex Broaddus
Alex Broaddus is a sophomore from Ashburn, VA. He is currently studying in the Department of Computer Science and is interested in the field of cyber security. Alex is a member of the GW Robotics Team and plans to get involved with research and internship opportunities during his time at GW. During the summer of 2018 he interned with the GW Office of Technology Services.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Jacob CannizzaroJacob Cannizzaro
Jacob Cannizzaro is a sophomore from Brattleboro, VT, studying in the Department of Computer Science. Jacob is currently interested in cybersecurity but is also exploring the field to pick a concentration. He looks forward to delving into the different clubs GW has to offer and plans to get involved with research.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Katherine GoldrickKatherine Goldrick
Katherine Goldrick is a sophomore pursuing a degree in biomedical engineering. She is looking forward to exploring clubs and taking advantage of the internship opportunities that DC has to offer. Her plan is to go to medical school, so she is currently on the pre-med track. During the summer of 2018 Katherine interned as a STEM instructor at the Hofstra University Science Camp. Katherine is from Long Island, NY.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Arianna HavenArianna Haven
Arianna Haven is a sophomore studying in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and is originally from Philadelphia, PA. At GW, Arianna is an active member of the GW Baja Team and is a part of the professional engineering fraternity Theta Tau. She has prior experience interning at Braskem, a Philadelphia-based engineering firm. She is excited to explore new internship opportunities and extra-curriculars as she works toward completing her degree. Arianna completed an internship in the summer of 2018 for Braskem America, a petrochemical manufacturer, in Marcus Hook, PA.

 

 

 

Headshot of Nicholas JinNicholas Jin
Nicholas Jin is a sophomore from Princeton, NJ. He is currently pursuing a major in electrical engineering and a minor in music. At GW, he is on the club water polo team and plays cello in the chamber music program. Additionally, he tutors with Professor Shahrokh Ahmadi at School Without Walls. Last summer, he interned at the electric utility Exelon-ConEd in the emerging technologies division, where he researched micro-grid technology.

 

 

 

Headshot of Masen KaneMasen Kane
Masen Kane is a sophomore from Collinsville, IL. He studies in the Department of Computer Science and is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science with a minor in Arabic. He is interested in the field of cyber security and wants to pursue a career in counter-terrorism. During the summer of 2018 he provided STEM support at Collinsville High School.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Jason NafashJason Nafash
Jason Nafash is a sophomore mechanical engineering student from Warwick, NY. Jason is involved with the GW Baja Team and with GW Catholics and is a member of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. During the summer of 2018 Jason interned with Triangle Manufacturing, a medical device maker, in Upper Saddle River, NJ.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Joseph SignorelliJoseph Signorelli
Joseph Signorelli is a sophomore in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Toms River, NJ. He is majoring in mechanical engineering with a concentration in aerospace. In the coming years at GW, he plans to get involved with professional engineering clubs, community service, and research. During the summer of 2018 Joseph interned with Honeywell International in Morristown, NJ.

 

 

 

 

Headshot of Zachary StecherZachary Stecher
Zachary Stecher is a sophomore from Atlantic City, NJ. He is studying in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, focusing on structural engineering. In high school, Zachary was a member of the cross country, swimming and diving, and crew teams, as well as the president of the National Honor Society. He looks forward to exploring the different clubs and opportunities that GW has to offer, whether academic, professional, religious, or athletic. During the summer of 2018 he interned with Remington and Vernick Engineers in Haddonfield, NJ.

 

 

 

Headshot of Arjun VijayArjun Vijay
Arjun Vijay is a sophomore from Portland, OR, studying in the Department of Computer Science. Arjun is interested in using his time at GW to explore in the intersections between computer science and cognitive science. In addition, he is currently a member of Engineers Without Borders, GW Systems Hacking Club, and GW Cyber. During the summer of 2018 he interned with Hotwax Commerce performing dataset analysis.

Samantha Brick Samantha Brick
Samantha Brick is a junior in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. She is interested in structural engineering, and previously interned at the DLR Group, an integrated design firm located in Seattle, WA. This year, Sam is involved in the GW chapter of Engineers Without Borders. Samantha studied abroad at University College Dublin in Ireland in spring 2018. This past summer she interned with the Public Works Department of the City of Madras, OR. Sam is from Seattle, WA.

 

  

 

Caitlin Carfano Caitlin Carfano
Caitlin Carfano is a junior from Toms River, NJ. She studies in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and is pursuing a degree in electrical engineering with a concentration in medical preparation. Caitlin is a member of the University Honors Program, as well as a mentor for incoming freshmen as a member of the School of Engineering and Applied Science Student Peer Advisory Network (SEASSPAN). Caitlin is also the secretary of the Association of Computer Machinery (ACM), a member of Alpha Omega Epsilon, and a volunteer coordinator at an elementary school STEM club that she co-founded. During the summer of 2018 Caitlin completed a National Science Foundation funded Research Experience for Undergraduates in Nanoscience and Engineering at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.

 

Camille Daszynski Camille Daszynski
Camille Daszynski is a junior studying in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. She is a member of the School of Engineering and Applied Science Student Peer Advisory Network (SEASSPAN), an undergraduate representative for the Biomedical Engineering Society, a member of GW Catholics, and a member of Alpha Omega Epsilon, a professional engineering sorority. She has been working as an undergraduate research assistant in Professor Murray Loew’s breast tumor infrared imaging laboratory, helping screen volunteers and work on mechanical improvements to the devices. During the summer of 2018 she interned in Professor Vesna Zderic’s therapeutic ultrasound laboratory. Camille studied at Korea University in the spring semester 2018. She is from San Jose, CA.

 

Headshot of Allegra FarrarAllegra Farrar
Allegra Farrar is a junior pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering with a concentration in aerospace. She is currently working with other members of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) on the project Design Build Fly, which involves constructing a model airplane with specific qualities. She is also involved in organizations such as the National Society of Black Engineers, GW’s NAACP chapter, and the National Society for Collegiate Scholars. She is interested in the field of orbital mechanics as well as space missions. Allegra completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2018. During the summer of 2018 she interned at the MIT Lincoln Laboratory. Allegra is from Canton, MA.

 

 

Dalaney Foster Delaney Foster
Delaney Foster is a junior in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and is pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering with a robotics concentration. She founded Unified Robotics, a Special Olympics program that brings robotics and programming to students with intellectual disabilities. Delaney previously interned in a neurobiology lab, where she studied spontaneous electrical activity in the developing brain, and she is currently getting involved in a lab focusing on assistive robotics and Autism Spectrum Disorder research. Delaney is the director of Outreach for GW Scientific Review, an undergraduate research journal on campus, as well as a member of Alpha Omega Epsilon, a professional engineering sorority. She completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2018. During the summer of 2018 Delaney interned at AMT Senior Aerospace in Arlington, WA. She is from Seattle, WA.

 

Nathan Pollock Nathan Pollock
Nathan Pollock is a junior in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and is pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering with an aerospace concentration and a minor in naval science. He is in Navy ROTC and is a member of the GW National Eagle Scout Association. He also tutors students at the School Without Walls with Professor Ahmadi and other members of SEAS. Nathan completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2018. During the summer of 2018 he interned with Raven Industries in Latrobe, PA, assisting with research and development in plastic manufacturing processes. Nathan is from Latrobe, PA.

 

 

 

Zachary Williams Zachary Williams
Zachary Williams is a junior from Upstate New York studying in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Here at GW, Zachary is a member of the School of Engineering and Applied Science Student Peer Advisory Network (SEASSPAN), a member of the Biomedical Engineering Society, and an intramural sports official in the Health and Wellness Center. Starting his first semester, he became involved in Professor Murray Loew’s research laboratory, re-constructing the website and working on mechanical improvements with the imaging device. Zachary completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2018. During the summer of 2018 he interned at the Masonic Medical Research Laboratory in Utica, NY.

Sydney Bailes Sydney Bailes
Sydney Bailes is a senior in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and is originally from Nashville, TN. She is a member of the University Honors Program, where she serves as an Honors Peer Advisor to incoming freshman. Sydney is also a member of Alpha Omega Epsilon, a professional engineering sorority. She volunteers as an instructor for the An Bryce Foundation's Saturday Institute, where she helps teach sixth graders reading and math. Sydney completed a semester of study abroad at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in spring 2017.  During the summer of 2018 she interned in SEAS Professor Murray Loew’s Medical Imaging Laboratory. Sydney hopes to pursue a career in medical technology.

 

Jackie Bellefeuille Jackie Bellefeuille
Jackie Bellefeuille is a senior in the Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering, pursuing a major in systems engineering and minors in computer science and political science. She is the vice president of the GW Robotics Team, is a member of the GW Chapter of Engineers Without Borders and the Society of Women Engineers. Jackie completed a semester of study abroad at Korea University in fall 2017. During the summer of 2018 she interned with CAE in Arlington, VA.  Jackie is from Eden Prairie, MN.

 

 

 

Joelle Dowling Joelle Dowling
Joelle Dowling is a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, pursuing a degree in electrical engineering. She is a sister in the Kappa Delta sorority and a member of the GW Ultimate Frisbee team. During spring 2017, Joelle studied abroad for a semester at Korea University. During the summer of 2018 she interned in Madrid, Spain, for a National Science Foundation program investigating autonomous and electric vehicles.  Joelle is from Washington Township, NJ.

 

 

 

 

Meghan Englert Meghan Englert
Meghan Englert is a senior in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. She is pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering and is focusing her studies on biomechanics. She hopes to work on designing and developing prosthetic devices in the future. This past summer Meghan interned with Systems Planning and Analysis in Alexandria, VA, on the Ship Systems Integration Team. She completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2017. Meghan is a member of the GW Club Softball Team and serves as the fundraising chair for the team. She is from Wyckoff, NJ.

 

Headshot of Conor GillespieConor Gillespie
Conor Gillespie is a senior in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. At GW, Conor is a captain of the Baja SAE team, plays violin in the University Orchestra, and is a member of Intervarsity Christian Fellowship. In spring 2017, he studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland, at University College Dublin. This past summer Conor interned with Telsa, Inc. in San Carlos, CA. Conor is from West Chester, PA.

 

 

 

Jonathan Medley Jonathan Medley 
Jonathan Medley is a senior in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. He is pursuing a second degree in theatre as a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. Jonathan mentors incoming freshmen as a member of the School of Engineering and Applied Science Student Peer Advisory Network (SEASSPAN). He also tutors at the Science Lab at I School through Engineering World Health. Jonathan completed a semester of study abroad at University College Dublin, Ireland in spring 2017. He interned with GW Medical Faculty Associates last summer, investigating active feedback for ventilators. Jonathan is from Richmond, VA.

 

 

 

Kyle Pett Kyle Pett
Kyle Pett is a senior from Toms River, NJ, studying mechanical and aerospace engineering. He is currently employed at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum as part of the museum’s explainers’ program. His hobbies include swimming, hiking, and exploring new places, especially here in DC. During this past summer, Kyle interned with Roush CleanTech in St. Livonia, MI, working on propane powered delivery trucks. Kyle completed a semester of study abroad at the University of New South Wales, Australia, in spring 2017.

 

 

 

Headshot of Dietrich ReidenbaughDietrich Reidenbaugh
Dietrich Reidenbaugh is a senior in the Department of Computer Science. He works for the SEAS Computing Facility and has served as the director of finance for the GW Residence Hall Association. During the summer of 2018 he interned with Amazon in Seattle, WA; the previous summer he interned at Intelligent Automation, Inc., a D.C.-area technology research and development company. In spring 2017, Dietrich studied abroad at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea. Dietrich is from Boise, ID.

 

 

Snouffer Alexander Snouffer
Alexander Snouffer is a senior from Hagerstown, MD, majoring in mechanical engineering, with a concentration in patent law, and minoring in mathematics. Alex is active in intramural sports (playing for the engineering team) and tutors other students in math and science. Outside of school, he enjoys restoring vintage metal working machinery and mechanical antique watches. He is currently designing and constructing his own mechanical watch, including making his own tools and machinery for specific operations. Alex interned during the summer of 2018 with Volvo Trucks in Hagerstown, MD. He completed a semester of study abroad at University of Technology Sydney in fall 2017.