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Hanan Wali

Senior
Jeddah
Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of California, Irvine

Student Profile:

‚ÄčResearch Interests 
Green chemistry and nanotechnology 
 
The best thing about KGSP and the opportunities available for me is: 
The sense of community and friendship 
  
In my free time, I like to: 
Hike, exercise, and spend time with friends. 
 
My advice for a new KGSP student would be: 
 Learn time management and how not to procrastinate in order to avoid stress and anxiety. 
 
The club or student organization I enjoy the most is: 
The Saudi Club at the University of California, Irvine, because I never feel homesick. 
 
What I like most about studying in the United States is: 
The variety of opportunities available to students, and that the harder you work the more successful you become. 
 
My favorite KGSP experience/event so far is: 
Networking with knowledgeable faculty and improving my leadership skills 
 
In ten years, I see myself: 
As a Chemical Engineering professor with a passion for industrial innovation 
 
Research Experience 
University of California, Irvine 
- Study of Amyloidogenic Sequences, 2015 
 
Internships 
Dow Chemical Company, Manufacturing Operations Group, 2016 
 
Academic Conferences  
- Society of Women Engineers, Sonora Region Conference, 2017 
- American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Annual Student Conference, 2016