Vincent Arena

Role: EA Bonding Coordinator

Major: Mechanical Engineering, Design Innovation And Soci

Year: Class of 2017 (Senior)

Engineering is important to because it allows me to make a difference in the world while satisfying my passions for creating things as well as math and science. Engineering as a career empowers lifelong learning, as it promotes critical thinking skills and a logical thought process.


East Rockaway, NY

Extracurricular Activities

  • Hall Council Member
  • Intramural Soccer Player
  • Design For America Community Member
  • Alpha Epsilon Phi Fraternity

Favorite Quote

We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.


Snowboarding Other Presenters: Mallory Gordon, Danielle Balzano

Take a journey through the history of snowboarding, and learn how a few dreamers with big ideas changed winter sports forever. From their materials and testing, to the physics of how they work, we break down snowboards to their core (literally) for one exciting ride.

Wind Energy Other Presenters: Kianna Brevig, Zoe Westwater, Leslie Chase, Dana Stevens, Samantha Bliss, Tyler Brown, Mallory Gordon

This presentation will introduce the importance of the development of alternative energies to reduce America’s traditional dependency on oil. Wind energy will be the focus of the presentation as the technology will be described. The presentation will then focus on the engineering designs of the wind turbines. The hands-on activity will involve the students in designing the wind turbine blades. Sponsored by CURENT Engineering Research Center