Undergraduate Assistant; Environment, Technology and Economy
Aya Gandolfo is a junior mechanical engineering major and a sustainability studies minor at the University of Maryland (UMD). She plays for the UMD Women’s Club Ice Hockey team and serves as the team’s co–vice president. In addition to hockey, she loves drawing, painting, and playing music. After graduating, she would like to travel and experience different cultures around the world.
As a former ETE student, Gandolfo appreciates the importance of spreading knowledge on sustainability to the community. One of her favorite parts about ETE was the field trips, during which students visited various places throughout the community and engage in activities that revealed the importance of leading a sustainable lifestyle. She hopes to begin a career that involves her love and knowledge of engineering, as well as her dedication to sustainability. She is excited to be working as the undergraduate assistant and hopes to meet more ETE students!