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Category: Biomedical Engineering


Award-winning entrepreneur ready to serve her community after graduation

June 9, 2021

Cecilia Flores is a first-generation college student majoring in biomedical engineering. She also happens to be a Texas College of Business Hall of Fame Scholar finalist. She earned this distinction by co-founding Making Every Customer Matter, or MECM Medical, a company whose mission is to increase… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Biomedical Engineering

Naomi Alyafei ’21

April 8, 2020

Naomi Alyafei ’21 Biomedical Engineering Somalia Alyafei is a biomedical engineering major with a concentration in biomechanics. Her journey to UTSA is a remarkable one. Born in Somalia, she and her family were forced to immigrate to Yemen at an early age and resettled in… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Biomedical Engineering

Melissa Cadena ’20

November 2, 2018

Melissa Cadena ’20 Biomedical Engineering Laredo, TX Melissa is the president of the Engineering Council, vice president of the Society of Women Engineers and a university relations officer for the Biomedical Engineering Society. As a biomedical engineering major, she’s already got a lot on her… Continue Reading

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Carlyn Abbott ’20

October 29, 2018

Carlyn Abbott ’20 Biomedical Engineering San Antonio, TX Junior Carlyn Abbott is the perfect example of a Roadrunner that wants to change the world. Carlyn is a San Antonio native and is studying biomedical engineering in the Honors College at UTSA. Born with a love… Continue Reading

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Jasmine King ’17

October 16, 2017

Jasmine King ’17 Biomedical Engineering San Antonio, TX Meet Jasmine King. She’s a talented basketball player who has applied her passion for sports to her quest to earn a Ph.D. A San Antonio native, King knew from a young age that she wanted to pursue higher… Continue Reading

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Brianna Morales ’18

September 21, 2017

Brianna Morales ’18 Biomedical Engineering San Antonio, TX Brianna Morales can’t get enough of discovery. With three internships under her belt, one with the U.S. Navy Yard Strategic Systems Programs and the other two with the University of Minnesota, she’s constantly on the edge of… Continue Reading

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Mikayla Rahman ’20

April 16, 2017

Mikayla Rahman ’20 Biomedical Engineering Colorado Springs, CO Meet Mikayla Rahman. This UTSA Honors College student is balancing life as a biomedical engineering major and UTSA cheerleader. Rahman was born in China and was adopted when she was 13 months old. That’s when she moved… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Biomedical Engineering