Senior Highlight: Joseph Fiebig, Engineering Management
Q&A with Joe
What is your major and concentration?
Multidisciplinary Engineering, Engineering Management
Where do you call home?
Willoughby Hills, OH
What led you to choose MDE/IDES?
I was a fan of the ability to choose classes from any discipline as well as the engineering management concentration.
What were you involved in while at Purdue?
My greatest involvement in college has been Purdue Outing Club, in which I was the Vice President for a year as well as a Backpacking Consultant and Coordinator for a large orienteering race twice.
What is your favorite memory from your time at Purdue?
Recreating the "Duel of the Fates" scene from The Phantom Menace using ice scrapers against a stranger on the Slayter Hill stage.
What are your next steps after graduation?
Full Time position helping an engineering consulting/construction company start a construction management group in Erie, PA
Do you have any advice for the current/future students of MDE/IDES?
Get to know your fellow MDE students early on!
Related: In 2021, Joe was named an inaugural recipient of the Donald A. Loren Scholarship for Engineering Education.