STEMbassador Senior Spotlight: Kya Jones
What made you want to become a STEM Ambassador in the first place?
My interest in engineering led me to want to be a STEMbassador.
What has been your biggest learning curve in the lab?
Remembering which was the material is suppose to face when cutting heat transfer or vinyl.
What tool do you like best and why?
I like the vinyl cutter because I can create basically anything. Whether it comes from the internet or I draw it by hand I can make it into a sticker or a heat transfer.
How is the lab helping you see potential in your future plans for college or career?
I plan to become a Mechanical Engineer and having access to the fab lab gives me the opportunity to learn about a few machines that I could be working with in the future.
What has been your biggest success in the lab so far?
I want to say that my biggest success was speaking on a panel in front of Andy Kim and many other important people.
What are you most proud of from your experiences as a STEM Ambassador?
Something I’m proud of from my experiences if being able to explain to others how the machines work and have the opportunity to show off what the FabLab can create.
What are your plans for next year?
I plan on attending a 4 year college to obtain my bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering.