My Home Classroom: Altavier Young

Altavier Young is shown at his home classroom.

Altavier Young is a senior engineering major with a mechanical and electrical concentration and a minor in French.He has previously served as vice president of the ECU chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) and as treasurer of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. He also works as an ECU transit operator. He is scheduled to graduate on May 8.

“At first, I was upset with the stay-at-home orders and wondering how classes would be handled. I was also distraught because of all the job opportunities lost now that my favorite engineering organization, NSBE, can no longer attend nationals. But I have received good news from ECU CET career fair and was offered full-time employment after graduation.

“Now I am content studying at home and visiting my family with the extra free time I have. Ten days till graduation!”

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