Rizzoni, Bovee and Hyde Featured in "But for Ohio State" Campaign
In a recent "But for Ohio State" video interview, mechanical engineering PhD candidate Katherine Bovee and Master's student Amanda Hyde share their EcoCAR team experiences and discuss how they selected their mechanical engineering path. EcoCar is one of several student teams that spend long hours at Ohio State's Center for Automotive Research (CAR) in preparation for their next collegiate competition.
CAR Director and Mechanical Engineering Professor Giorgio Rizzoni commented, "The simple truth is that "But for Ohio State" I would not have been able to be a part of the growth of something that in 20 years has gone from nothing to what could possibly be the most distinguished, best automotive research center in the country."
Watch the YouTube video featuring Bovee and Hyde and Professor
Ralph Rockow, Class of 1958
Ohio State Alumnus Ralph Rockow, ME '58, has now added his story to the university's "But for Ohio State" campaign. Rockow, a generous supporter of Ohio State and The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, says he learned many things at Ohio State that have served him well in life. He uses the concept of finite elements as a metaphor for how to solve some of life's bigger problems. Rockow is President and Chairman of the Board of Exodyne, Inc., located in Phoenix, Arizona. Watch the YouTube video interview of Rockow's "What Ohio State Means To Me," message. Learn more about how students, staff, faculty and other Ohio State alum can be part of Ohio State's roadmap from excellence to eminence.
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