Emilio Rivera

Tour Guide at University of New Haven

Class of 2022

Hometown: Puerto Rico

Major: Chemical Engineering

Concentration: Biochemistry

I chose University of New Haven because...

I chose the University of New Haven because of the small classroom sizes and the diversity around the whole campus. It felt like home the moment I came to visit and the 1-on-1 experience I had with a professor during a tour.

What is your favorite place on campus?

My favorite place on campus has to be Buckman Hall. Buckman Hall is home to engineering classrooms and chemistry laboratories.

What is your favorite class at the University of New Haven?

My favorite class at the University of New Haven was Reaction Kinetics and Reactor Design. In this class, we learned about the importance of selecting the appropriate reactor for a specific reaction and achieve the best product possible.

I'm passionate about...

Organic Chemistry Roadtrips Love to travel Family and Friends Dogs Hiking and the Outdoors I love cooking watching football Fantasy Football Baseball

I'm involved with...

Charger Day Host Charger Ambassador AIChE
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