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Paige Cooley

Mechanical engineering major, Class of 2019

"The individualized attention I receive from professors, lasting friendships, and supportive spiritual atmosphere make me feel at home here."

Opportunities I Recommend

Tennis, Model Illinois Government, house government, Public Affairs Conference Board, Reader for the Christian Science Organization

Best Principia Moment

"Winning the tennis conference championship my freshman year.”

Passionate About 

“My growth in Christian Science.”

Dream Job

“Engineer at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, working on spacecraft such as rovers, landers, and orbiters.”

Most Proud Of

"Constructing a walking dinosaur from scratch as an engineering project."

What Has Surprised Me

"Anyone can get involved in a club or program, which pushes you to expand your comfort zone and is a great way to make incredible friends."

Must-Take Course

Old Testament