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I was offered position from both the 'StanfordEngineering Department
I was offered position from both the 'Stanford Research Institute' and the University of California ('Lawrence Livermore Laboratory') in the wake of a brief gig (less than 3 weeks) as a 2nd engineer/officer with Crowley Marine (Red-Stack/Ocean Going Tug). My first assignment with the Lawrence Laboratory was to confirm the configuration of the deuterium (heavy hydrogen) target in the Cyclotron at the University of California, Berkeley. I competed selected post graduate studies in Physics and Materials Science at MIT and earned MBA in Management from Golden Gate University. My post grad technical education, research and technology interests draw from and contribute to the broad fields of physics, applied math, materials science and electronics. My publications include more than a dozen U.S. 'utility' patents ranging from 'Electron Capture to characterize the properties and features of near surfaces,' to a low-power swept frequency radar system to measure the distance and features of clouds. Notwithstanding my interest, continued education and engagements in science, the undergraduate foundation, taught discipline and challenge sewn by my years at the Academy are without a doubt the Cornerstone behind my success. Thank you CMA!
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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In each job or task make sure youEngineering Department
In each job or task make sure you practice situational awareness and self awareness. Do more than what's required. Remember that your boss or your teachers see things from a different hill top. Set measurable goals for yourself and be supportive of the big picture goals for the overall organization. Treat your fellow students and co-workers with dignity and respect and remember that someday you may be their boss or they may be yours. Start every day with a positive attitude and always demonstrate high integrity. Hustle, hustle, hustle!!!
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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This school is full the epitome of theNot so brightEngineering Department
This school is full the epitome of the "Good Ole Boy Network". So many things wrong about this place that makes me wonder why is it still open. Discrimination and Bias is very much prevalent.

Its CSU really wanting to be a military school were student are broken and verbally abused on the norm. There are a lot of instructors that have been here waaaay too long and attended the school when it was segregated. If you are a minority you will be treated like shit and everyone thinks you are a cheat. I have sat in class where students were clueless about the subjects and passed, simply because well you know... Its what this place does it. The diversity is none existent, so when you see the statistics about the average salary graduates make just think about how the school is ranked 340th in diversity and that gives you better perspective.

I really wish I could write how great this place is and how it screams California liberalism but naaah. This place is more conservative than the Tea Party.

Please educate yourself before attending this school its a money trap for students of color in which in the end you dont win.

3rd Year Male -- Class 2018
Education Quality: C-, Faculty Accessibility: F
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