Who are you?
Hey! My name is Fernando Palafox and I’m a fourth year here at San Diego State. I’m currently an intern at the City of Chula Vista.
Where are you from?
I’m from San Marcos, California which is up in North County.
What inspired you to study CIV E?
I was inspired by the way that civil engineering can lead to many paths and different fields. I hope to one day help create better living opportunities to communities of low income.
What are your roles in ASCE?
I’m co-captain of the Transportation team.
I look forward to bringing forth a wonderful project with a unique team of future civil engineers interested in transportation.
What do you love most about the ASCE student chapter?
I love that the chapter is very involved in connecting with all members. It is welcoming to not only civil engineers but to other related majors interested in developing their professional skills.