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Simon Rupp

“The professors really take time to know you, and really want you to succeed. Really helped out in the internship process.”

 

 

Major: Computer Engineering (Honors College)

Hometown: Frederick, MD

Campus Activities:
Mama’s Boys Alumnus, UMBC Camerata

Why did you chose UMBC?
I chose UMBC because I like the size of the school (medium size). All within the Circle (and easy layout), Always heard that the STEM is really good.

What do you love about UMBC?
The professors really take time to know you, and really want you to succeed. Really helped out in the internship process.

What would you say to a prospective student?
It may be hard but it is really rewarding especially if you find something that you really love.

Where did you complete your internship/applied learning experience?
I will be completing a summer internship at the Northrop Grumman Corporation, doing Computer Engineering in Baltimore, Maryland

What do you hope to achieve after you complete your degree at UMBC?
After I complete my degree I hope to work using my degree (hopefully at NGC)

Is there anything else you would like to share with us?
I love using my experiences at UMBC to help out as a mentor and volunteer in the FIRST Robotics Program.

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