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Cooperative Education: Engineering

Engineering 05.06.21
Cooperative education helps chemical engineering student realize her engineering direction

Through the cooperative education program at the University of Dayton School of Engineering, Taylor McCarthy, a chemical engineering major from Beavercreek, Ohio, worked for Givaudan Flavor Corporation for two work terms and will return for her final, third term this summer (2021).

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Success Stories
This spring’s co-op success story is Faith Loughnane. She is a mechanical engineering graduate from Centerville, Ohio, who accepted a full-time position with L3Harrris in Greenville, Texas, after working for them as a co-op student for four work terms.
Dayton Engineer Blog: Faith Loughnane's Journey

Fall 2020's School of Engineering Cooperative Education spotlight student is Nathan Brown: A mechanical engineering major and a future entrepreneur from West Chester, OH, whose journey at the University has been filled with success both inside and outside the classroom.

Dayton Engineer Blog: Nathan Brown's Journey

Junior chemical engineering student, Kristina Merker, enjoyed her fall 2019 co-op opportunity and knows that she definitely picked the right career path.

Dayton Engineer Blog: Kristina's Co-op Journey

After working for four work terms with Midmark Corporation, a global manufacturer and supplier of healthcare products and equipment, headquartered in Dayton, Bridget Dues has accepted a full-time engineering position with the company.

Dayton Engineer Blog: Bridget's Co-op Journey

In May, at this year's School of Engineering graduation reception, Emily Lazar, civil engineering major, received the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Engineering Award of Excellence, and Luke Kilps, industrial engineering technology major, received the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Engineering Technology Award of Excellence. Congratulations, Emily and Luke!

"Co-op benefits are clear and strong: getting paid, making a difference and getting your foot in the door are experiences that you would never get in the classroom. I could not recommend it enough," said Eric Belcik, chemical engineering major.

Dayton Engineer Blog: Eric's Co-op Journey

Cooperative Education, Nancy Chase, Director

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