Cristina testing the Poly Pod

About Me[edit | edit source]

Cristina Olivares is a 23 year old Los Angeles native living in Arcata, CA. Currently she is a Humboldt State University student pursuing a BS in Environmental Resources Engineering, the engineering intern at Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District, and an active member of HSU's Renewable Energy Student Union. She enjoys hiking, painting, drinking tea, and practicing yoga. Feel free to email her at

Interests in Engineering[edit | edit source]

  • Design
  • Networking
  • New, creative and innovative ideas

Experience in Engineering[edit | edit source]

  • Won 3rd place in the Lego contest held by the Society of Women Engineering in Los Angeles
  • Undergrad ERE student at Humboldt State.
  • Flock House Poly Pod Project
  • Engineering/GIS intern at Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District since June 2012
  • Classes taken:
  • -Intro to Environmental Engineering
  • -Intro to Design
  • -Calculus I, II, III
  • -General Chemistry I, II
  • -General Biology
  • -Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • -Statics
  • -Dynamics
  • -Water Quality and Environmental Assessment

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