E-Week for High School Partners
While celebrating National Engineers Week, the College of Engineering offers exclusive opportunities for high school partners to experience the R1 level research and the many opportunities offered by our seven Departments.
9:30am ~ 1:30pm
UTEP Campus - College of Engineering Labs & Facilities
Introduce a Girl to Engineering & Computer Science Day
Partnering schools will have their student and teachers connected to College of Engineering faculty and professionals from various corporate partners. This day is filled with enthusiasm, inspiration and networking for current and future engineers & computer scientists alike.
Activities, 9:30 ~ 11:00am
Lunch, 11:30am - 1:30pm
UTEP Campus – Hilton Garden Inn
El Paso Electric
Diana is a highly accomplished Electrical Engineer with a remarkable track record of expertise in power systems and sustainable energy solutions. She earned her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from UTEP, where her passion for innovation and problem-solving first flourished. Building upon this foundation, Diana pursued and completed her master’s degree in electrical engineering, further honing her skills and knowledge in the field. She takes great pride in her role where she actively collaborates with teams to ensure the reliability and efficiency of electrical systems. Additionally, Diana is dedicated to promoting awareness of emerging technologies and participates in initiatives geared towards this goal.
Civil Engineer / Engineering Assistant
Texas Department of Transportation, El Paso District
Yoshio graduated from UTEP with a bachelor’s of science in civil engineering and a minor in math in May 2023 and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in civil and environmental engineering. She comes from a family of civil engineers and is a true testament of how persistence pays off. A dream of once becoming an architect is today being a civil engineer with the opportunity to make a difference and change the world.
Chemical Engineer / Systems Performance Engineer
Rebekah is a New Mexico native and completed her undergraduate degree at New Mexico State University (NMSU) and her graduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is active in the Cummins campus recruiting team supporting recruitment and outreach efforts at UTEP and NMSU.
Mistress of Ceremonies
Mechanical Engineer / Vice President Care and Corporate Communications
El Paso Electric
ECHS Engineering Carnival
The open house targets early college high school juniors/seniors along with their parents along with any student tackling AP, IB and dual credit courses. To register for this event.
4:30 - 7:30pm
UTEP Campus - College of Engineering