Ruojie Zeng





Industrial Engineering
Class of 2018

Hometown: Taiyuan, China

Research/Work Experience: I research under Dr. Marla (ISE Department) in machine learning and data analytics.

Other campus activities: I'm a member of the Alpha Omega Epsilon Engineering Sorority.

Why did you join EA? To tell other people how great engineering is and how it changes people's life.

What’s your favorite part of being an engineering student? I'm always surrounded by talented people and I'm inspired by them all the time.

What made you come to the University of Illinois? U of I has great engineering programs and a diverse student body.

What has been your best experience at Illinois? Joining EA and being able to share my passion for engineering.

What advice would you give to someone interested in pursuing a STEM degree? Find something you enjoy doing, whether it's research, internship or involvement in RSOs, start early and always be prepared.

What do you plan on doing after graduation? I plan on going to grad school.