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Emaikwu, Nehemiah

Class of 
Mechanical Engineering
Lanham, MD
High School: 
Eleanor Roosevelt High School

What Made You Decide to Attend UMD? 

I attended UMD because of the scholarships I was offered and its proximity to my hometown. 

Best Experience with a Class or Project 

I'm currently taking ENME423:Building Energy Modeling, and I really enjoy the course because it's focused on HVAC&R, which is the industry I want to go into.

Favorite Class 

In Major: ENME423: Building Energy Modeling
Outside of Major: GEOG130: Developing Countries

Involvements/Extracurricular Activities 

Intramural Soccer
Intramural Volleyball
Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering (CMSE)
Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP)

Favorite On-Campus Event 

My favorite on-campus event is the First Look Fair. 

Cool Engineering Experience 

The coolest engineering experience I had was designing and building a hovercraft.