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Alexander R. Fryer

Sophomore Mechanical Engineering Student

Education

Aug 2016May 2020

Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO

Major: Mechanical Engineering Minor: Physics
  • GPA: 3.43
2012May 2016

Classen School of Advanced Studies, Oklahoma City, OK

International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Honors and AP Courses

Skills & Strengths

  • Computer: SolidWorks, Matlab, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Youtube, iMovie, WordPress
  • Communication: Excellent public speaking, technical writing, logical thinking
  • Other: Eagle Scout, self-motivated, organized, problem-solver, good team and leadership skills
  • Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, current passport, proficient German language speaker

Relevant Experience

CSM EPICS | Project: In-home Modular Gardening System

  • Research and design solution to the problem of food deserts in urban cities
  • Personally designed model using SolidWorks; team built 1:1 prototype for demonstration
  • Presenting proposal in technical paper and design competition 

IB Extended Essay | Injection Well Drilling: Effects of Crosslinking on Viscosity

  • 4,000 word research paper in Chemistry
  • Included designing my own experiment and over 100 lab hours 
  • Developed technical writing and data presentation

Activities and Honors

  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Mines Maker Society
  • Jazz Band
  • Dean's List
  • High School: National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and Boy Scouts

Work experience

May 2017Aug 2017

Grounds Maintenance - Summer Help

Casady School, Oklahoma City, OK

Worked outside weed-eating, mowing and grounds maintenance. Learned value of hard work.

Feb 2015July 2015

Senior Patrol Leader

Boy Scout Troop 386, Edmond, OK

Lead the troop in meetings and activities for 6 months