Allison Rowe

2019-20 Latham Fellow
Education: 
Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Allison is a senior majoring in Mechanical Engineering with a focus area in biomechanics & design and a minor in English.  She is a Grand Challenges Scholar with the National Academy of Engineering pursuing the challenge of Engineering Better Medicines.  She has been involved in various research projects with Dr. Sarah Vigmostad for the past 4 years, and most recently she has been working on a project for her honors thesis involving predictive technology for cancer treatment using fluid shear stress. 

In her free time, Allison enjoys writing creative nonfiction, practicing hot yoga, and spending time at her family’s lake house in northern Wisconsin.  She plans to obtain her professional engineering license and pursue a career in mechanical engineering design and consulting.