Engineering Diplomats

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The Diplomats

Engineering Diplomats represents the interests and policies of the WCOE regarding international affairs and connections. Diplomats assist the WCOE in promoting and recruiting students for international programs through information sessions, workshops and office hours.

Availability

Engineering Diplomats are in the EOC Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. They also have an information session every Tuesday at 2pm in EC 104 and daily office hours so students can walk in and ask questions.

Group 2017

Membership

ELIZABETH KIM

Elizabeth Kim
President
  • Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Graduation: December 2017
  • Abroad Experience: Thailand (3 years; 1994-1997), Korea (10 years; 1997-2008), China (9 months; 2008), U.S. (2008-current), Norway (Summer 2014)

Karen Yang

Karen Yang
Secretary
  • Hometown: Katy, TX
  • Major: Petroleum Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2018
  • Countries Visited: China, Chile, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Portugal, Costa Rica, Australia, France, United Kingdom, Italy
  • Interests: Traveling, learning, hiking, cooking, reading

Camilla Hernandez

Camilla Hernandez
Vice President
  • Hometown: Bogota, Colombia
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Graduation: Spring 2018
  • Countries Visited : Colombia, United States
  • Interests: Salsa Dancing, Soccer

Daniel Blake

Daniel Blake
Member
  • Hometown: San Antonio, TX
  • Major: Environmental Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2018
  • Countries Visited : Israel, Costa Rica, England, Scotland, Republic of Ireland
  • Interests: Sports, Music, being outside

Erin Gordon

Erin Gordon
Treasurer
  • Hometown: Grand Junction, Colorado
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Graduation: Spring 2018
  • Countries Visited : Italy, United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Greece
  • Interests: Photography and Orchestra

Clarissa Meza

Clarissa Meza
SORC Rep
  • Hometown: El Paso, TX
  • Major: Chemical Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2018
  • Countries Visited : Mexico, Italy, Spain, Scotland, Hungary, China, Canada, and Japan
  • Interests: The field of medicine through use of Chemical and Biomedical engineering

Simon Woldemichael

Simon Woldemichael
  • Hometown: Houston, TX
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation: Spring 2019
  • Countries Visited : Mainland China, Hong Kong S.A.R., Japan, Netherlands, and Ethiopia
  • Interests: E-Sports, competitive running, orchestral music, hiking, and Quantum Computing

Daniel Sanabria

Daniel Sanabria
  • Hometown: Houston, TX
  • Major: Industrial Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2018
  • Countries Visited : Colombia, Panama, Honduras, Belize, Mexico, USA, Portugal, Spain, France, and Italy
  • Interests: Tennis, languages, cultures, food, architecture, and photography

Darby Anglin

Darby Anglin
  • Hometown: Amarillo
  • Major: Electrical Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2019
  • Countries Visited : Cayman Islands, Italy
  • Interests: Painting, comic books

Marcus Yanello

Marcus Yanello
  • Hometown: Houston
  • Major: Mechanical engineering
  • Graduation: May 2019
  • Countries Visited : Czech republic, Hungary, Austria, Germany, Finland, Italy, Greece, and Croatia
  • Interests: Scuba diving, wakeboarding, hiking

George Mercer

George Mercer
  • Hometown: Dallas
  • Major: Mechanical engineering
  • Graduation: May 2018
  • Countries Visited : Czech republic, Germany, Switzerland
  • Interests: hunting, fishing, traveling, baseball, football, and cooking

Mario Garcia

Mario Garcia
  • Hometown: Laredo, TX
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Graduation: May 2019
  • Countries Visited : Mexico, Canada, United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Netherlands
  • Interests: Sports (Soccer), Cars, Traveling, Languages, and History
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