Name: Redda Awan
Program: Electrical Engineering
Degree you are studying toward: Bachelor of Science
Expected year of graduation: 2023
Institution: Ontario Tech University
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Fun Facts About Me
If your best friend had to describe you in 10 words or less, what would they say?:They would say I’m very grounded and courageous.
Share one fun fact about yourself: I’ve been doing mixed martial arts for a couple years.
What do you want to accomplish in the next 10 years?: I would like to finish my degree, get my P.ENG and find an engineering job that both makes the world a better place, and is something I am passionate about.
Why did you choose your program of study?: Growing up I was always fascinated how things worked. I thought studying engineering would give me insight into a world that lead to the modernization of society. I thought electrical engineering would be my favourite because there’s electricity in almost everything and I think that’s a very fascinating concept.
What has been your favourite course (in Engineering) and why?: My favourite course to date would probably be Electrical Engineering Fundamentals. It was the first Electrical Engineering targeted course that I took, and it really opened my eyes to how complex ideas in engineering all stem from fundamental simple ideas.
What has been the best part of your Engineering education to date?: The best part of my engineering education to date would probably be the long hours of studying with friends. There’s just something about doing something that requires you to step out of your comfort zones with good friends.