Get To Know Stephanie Rospigliosi
Stephanie is pursuing her Bachelor's in Civil Engineering at the University of Houston and will graduate in May 2021.
Who is someone you admire, and why?
A person I admire is my sister. She is one of the most hardworking people I know and has dedicated her life to helping others.
Tell me three pet peeves.
People who chew with their mouth open, being talked over, people who are chronically late
What’s a typical day like for you?
Most days start when my cat wakes me up to get under the covers. I enjoy going to the gym first thing in the morning as well. After the gym I will get ready for the day to go to work, classes, or any appointments I have that day. I typically spend my evenings at home reading, watching shows, or working on homework.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
A few skills most people don’t know about me are I love to sing and paint.
If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?
The Louvre in Paris, France
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up? Chef
If we went to happy hour, what would you order?
Probably either a beer or a margarita
Finish this sentence. On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me...
Cooking and cleaning
How do you want people to remember you?
I want people to remember me as someone they can depend on and someone who made a difference in the world particularly in the effort against climate change.
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Easy-going/get along well with others, fast learner, hard worker
Name three words that you describe you.
Creative, open-minded, empathetic
How do you think your colleagues would describe you?
Quiet, helpful, ambitious
What do you want to make sure you do before you die?
Build my own house
What’s a goal you have for yourself that you want to accomplish in the next year?
Graduate college and get a full-time job
Name a few of your daily habits (other than a shower and brushing your teeth).
-Checking my email and calendar, playing with my cat before he gets dinner, listening to the news
What publications do you regularly read?
Cullen College of Engineering weekly newsletter, ASCE newsletter
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working? Cooking, going on walks, watching movies, going to the MFAH
What are some causes you care about? -Battling climate change, women’s rights/equal opportunity , animal rights
What do you do with friends in your spare time?
Watch movies, go to plant nurseries, go thrifting
What would be your personal motto? Live your life