MIT Department: Aeronautics and Astronautics
Faculty Mentor: Prof. Wes Harris
Undergraduate Institution: Howard University
Hometown: Antioch, California
Mykenzie Clark is a rising senior at Howard University studying Mechanical Engineering and minoring in Mathematics. Her professional interests include aerospace engineering and engineering education. She’s driven to solve difficult problems and believes that everyone is capable of learning. She plans to continue her education by pursuing a degree in aerospace engineering and eventually becoming a professor. In her free time, Mykenzie can be found tutoring students on various science and math topics. Her passion for teaching and learning led to a publication in engineering education, providing teaching methods to enhance critical thinking in undergraduate engineering courses. Her past experiences allow her to see the various perspectives of a problem and work within them to find a favorable solution.