Summer 2015 a Good one, not soon to be forgotten

Summer 2015 a Good one, not soon to be forgotten
September 1, 2015
Graduate of Weaherford High School
With tens of thousands of kids and young adults back in school and college, no doubt many will sit in class and day dream of yet another summers fun gone by.

Photo Courtesy Star-Telegram.com
September 1, 2015
By Lance Winter
Star-Telegram.com
Contributing Story - Weatherford News

Carly Good, a sophomore at the University of Texas (UT), will remember the summer of 2015 as one she will never forget. A graduate from Weatherford High School in 2014, the 19-year-old aerospace engineering major, traveled to Europe for a special studies program.

She, along with a UT professor and 30 other engineering students, traveled to Austria as part of the IES Abroad program, formerly known as the Institute of European Studies. There she and her fellow engineers took a special class, Engineering and Design Graphic, which took place in a palatial facility in Vienna. The first half of the day was spent designing and drawing, mostly free handed, and listening to lectures. The afternoon was spent utilizing a computer aided drafting program known as Solid Works for design work.

“I really didn’t know what I wanted to do in high school,” Carly said. “I knew my strong points were in math and science so I chose engineering when I went to college and I love it!

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