Rise and Science

Episode 21: Being a Graduate Student in a Foreign Country and ME125 at UD

In today's episode, Reza and Ryan first speak with Atul Kakrana, a PhD candidate studying bioinformatics and systems biology here at the University of Delaware. Atul shares details about his research with us, as well as opening our eyes to what it is like for a foreigner moving to the United States for the first time to pursue his studies. Next, Reza and Subramani speak with Ana Ebrahimi, a PhD candidate studying mechanical engineering and president of the mechanical engineering graduate association (MEGA). Ana tells us about the 125th anniversary of mechanical engineering at the University of Delaware and several events that will be taking place throughout the year in celebration.

UDEL ME125 website link: http://www.125.me.udel.edu/
UDEL MEGA website link: http://sites.udel.edu/mega/