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Chow, Ryan

Major: 
Mechanical Engineering

What is the RISE area of interest during your first year and why?: 

I chose Service as my first area of interest because I am grateful for the opportunities that University of Maryland has given me and I would like to give back by making a positive impact on the community.

What is the RISE area of interest during your second year and why?: 

I chose Entrepreneurship as my second area of interest because I’d like to start a company within the next two years.

What are your involvements and or extracurricular activities?: 

I’m involved with ASME, Clark Ambassadors, QUEST, and Pi Tau Sigma

What is your cool engineering experience?: 

I did an 8-month internship at SpaceX during 2014, and had the opportunity to stand in front of the mission control room during three rocket launches.