Faces of CEAS

The past. The present. Our future.

They are the individuals who define us. Together, we push to the next plateau of innovation, we improve the human condition, and we make a difference in the world.


Lynn Bolender

B.S. Aerospace Engineering
M.S. Aerospace Engineering

Alumnae Lynn Bolender is now a Fleet Program Manager for the GE 90 at GE Aviation and a strong advocate for young women in STEM. 

Chris Hersman

B.S. Electrical Engineering

Alum Chris Hersman serves as the lead mission systems engineer for NASA's New Horizons Mission to Pluto and beyond.

Costina Luc   

Biomedical Engineering '18

Fifth-year student Costina Luc looks forward to using her biomedical engineering skills in medical school.   

Zoe Lee 

Mechanical Engineering Major '20, Astrophysics & Philosophy Minors

Third-year student Zoe Lee married her passions for engineering and astronomy on her path to becoming an astronaut.

Austin Allison

B.S. Architectural Engineering
B.S. Construction Management

Alum Austin Allison, founder of Dotloop, discusses his time at the University of Cincinnati and the impact it had on his journey as an entrepreneur.

Isaac Daffron

Electrical Engineering ACCEND '19

Fourth-year student Isaac Daffron chose UC because of, you guessed it, the co-op program. However, he has found many other things that he loves to do as a college student.

Alexia Gaines

Electrical Engineering '19

When she was given the opportunity to study abroad, fourth-year student Alexia Gaines saw firsthand what engineering looked like and how it could bridge cultures.