Irene Hensista

Irene Hensista
Major: CNIT

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

Why are you a CIT Student Council Member? 

I am a CIT student council member because I would like to be able to bring a sense of community among CIT students. I’d like to make a difference through organizing more events.

What other activities are you involved in on or off campus? 

I am involved in Women in Technology.

Where do you want to be/ what do you want to be doing in 10 years?

In 10 years, I hope to be a successful entrepreneur of a tech company, solving global problems through the use of technology.

Why did you choose the Polytechnic Institute?

I chose the Polytechnic Institute for the hands-on experiences the school provides, which I think is very important -- to be able to apply your knowledge.

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