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Electrical Engineering Welcomes Freshman Class of 2015

September 29, 2015

The Electrical Engineering department welcomed 168 new first years students and 25 transfer students during Cal Poly's week of welcome.   These incoming have started classes and are now immersed in our "learn-by-doing" traditions.     The students are constructing robots with microprocessors, sensors, motors, mechanics and crafting the software to bring them to life during their first year projects laboratory.   In the 1st year seminar they are creating their entrepreneurial elevator pitches, obtaining Federal Communication Commission radio licenses,  learning about career opportunities , and getting to know each other well.