2011 Scholars

Christina Ramsey

Christina Ramsey

David and Terri Mendez UH Tier One Scholarship Endowment

Classification: Junior
Graduation Year: 2015
College: Bauer College of Business
Major: Business (Global Energy Management)
 High School: Humble High School
Hometown: Houston, TX

About Me

I am a currently a junior at the University of Houston in the Honors program. I studied in the International Baccalaureate program at Humble High school. I truly desire to make a difference in the world and the community in which I belong. I love to travel and have been fortunate enough to visit eight other countries, and I am still adding to that list.

I am a highly motivated person and I inspired by the world around me. I hope to one day see the rest of the world and make a difference everywhere I go.

 

Organizations

Selected Attendee, BP’s Discovery Days Training and Leadership 2013
Member, Young Professionals In Energy 2013-2014
Member, Society of Manufacturing Engineers 2013-2014
Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers International 2013-2014
Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers UH Chapter 2013-2014
Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers 2011-Present
Member, University of Houston Honors Program 2011-Present
Member, U of H Honors College Mentor Program 2012

Awards and Honors

I was selected this summer to attend BP’S Discovery Days Leadership Training in Houston. It was very enlightening and really showcased the energy industry. It was a great experience!

 I had the honor of receiving my first MECE summer internship with TIMKEN. The experience was extremely helpful and I loved working for them. They have asked me to work part-time for them during this semester and I am thrilled.

Study Abroad

English is my primary language but I am literate in Spanish.I would like to study abroad in Europe.Two summers ago, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to England and participate in the St. Hugh’s College summer programme in Oxford.

Research

I am looking forward to exploring the various research topics.

Future Endeavors

I plan to go to graduate school in England and receive a Master’s of International Business.

Scholarships awarded in 2013

Honors Fund Scholarship, BP’s Discovery Days Scholarship, The S.I.P. Charitable Foundation Scholarship as well as the “Engines of our Ingenuity” sponsored by John Lienhard. I had the privilege to meet him in person and he is an incredible man of knowledge and inspiration. Check out his radio broadcast! http://www.uh.edu/engines/