Mary found MCS during admit weekend and was drawn by the prospect of taking classes across diverse technical departments. She enjoys the variety of the MCS curriculum and the applicability of the skills acquired. She lives in the Italian cultural-themed house on campus and is the Vice President of a Stanford greek organization. Mary plans to coterm in MS&E and then pursue a career in investment management.
Rebecca is a Senior studying MCS. She loves the interdisciplinary nature of the major that has encouraged her to explore many different disciplines and become passionate about new subjects. As an MCS Peer Advisor, Rebecca is eager to share her path and insights with other students in hopes of enlightening their academic futures. Through her coursework and other academic experiences, she has become very interested in the intersection of applied math and computational science with life/environmental sciences. She hopes to pursue her interest in this intersection post graduation.