Biomedical and Chemical Engineering Student Spotlight: Emily Fittante ’24

Chemical engineering senior Emily Fittante ’24 received the 2024 Allen J. Barduhn Award. This award acknowledges academic excellence with a commitment to service the chemical engineering profession.


Niagara Falls, NY

Activities you have been involved with:

AIChE, Research in Dr. Monroe’s Lab, Alpha Omega Epsilon

Favorite thing about Biomedical and Chemical Engineering:

That the class sizes and welcoming environment allowed for me to form close relationships with both my professors and classmates.

Favorite thing about Syracuse University:

That Syracuse offers plenty of organizations, activities, and opportunities to meet people from various backgrounds and with similar interests.

Plan after graduation:

To gain experience in process engineering through working in the industry and potentially returning to school to complete my Master’s.