‘I believe anyone can do whatever they dream of doing’

Born and raised in Nigeria, Claudia Okonkwo, E'15, wanted to become an engineer despite the fact that it is considered an unusual profession for women there. Today, she’s a graduate of Northeastern University with a bachelor’s in chemical engineering and is moving on to Georgia Tech to pursue her doctorate in chemical and biomolecular engineering. (Video by Northeastern University/Shirin Mozaffari.)