About WE Link 

 

 

Our Program

We are dedicated to reaching out to prospective women engineers and helping them link with Purdue and current undergraduate students.  These students can provide a personal link to answer questions about Purdue, engineering, and the transition to college by sharing their own experiences.  Since 1991, our program has seen strong success in recruitment and we have high hopes for the future.  If you have any questions about the WE Link program, you can email us at purdue.welink@gmail.com.
 

Who We Are

We are a group of 5 women engineering students and the Women in Engineering Program Staff.

(From L-R): Emma Mann, Jessica Callinan, Beata Strubel, Catherine Courchaine, Katerine Frangos

 

Jessica Callinan is a senior in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Westerly, Rhode Island. Along with WE Link, she is involved in Phi Sigma Rho Sorority, Higher Ground Dance Company, Boiler Gold Rush, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and Panhellenic Council.  She enjoys participating in a variety of community service activities. In her free time, Jessica enjoys traveling, going to the beach, crafting, running, and spending time with her family and friends.

Katherine Frangos is a senior in Mechanical Engineering from The Woodlands, Texas. Along with WE Link, she is involved in Mechanical Engineering Ambassadors, Boiler Gold Rush, Residence Hall Association, Pi Tau Sigma and biomechanics research.  For fun, she likes going to Purdue football and basketball games.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing piano, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Catherine Courchaine is a junior in Aeronautical Engineering from Sussex, Wisconsin. In addition to WE Link, she has been involved in the Women in Engineering and Honors Engineering learning communities and the Women in Engineering mentor program. She is a cadet in Air Force ROTC, and is involved in a service organization run by AFROTC called Arnold Air Society. Catherine likes to play volleyball in her spare time, and enjoys watching Purdue sports and hanging out with her friends and family.

Emma Mann is a junior in Civil Engineering from Cleveland, Ohio. Emma is involved in Phi Sigma Rho Sorority, American Society of Civil Engineers, and Mentees & Mentors Program as a mentor.  In her spare time, Emma enjoys painting, watching movies, and listening to music.

Beata Strubel is a sophomore in Chemical Engineering from Noblesville, Indiana. In addition to WE Link, she has been involved in the First-Year Engineering Learning Community, Society of Women Engineers, and tutoring at West Lafayette High School. She enjoys reading, hiking, travelling, and spending time with her family and friends.

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