Michelle Pantoya http://hppr.org en WT and Tech Profs Working to Change Engineering Image with Children’s Books http://hppr.org/post/wt-and-tech-profs-working-change-engineering-image-children-s-books <p></p><p>Ask kids what an engineer is, and they’ll say someone who drives a train or they simply don’t know. &nbsp;That’s what WT associate professor of mechanical engineering Emily Hunt and Michelle Pantoya, a mechanical engineering professor at Texas Tech University, found when they did a survey. &nbsp;So, the duo decided to start building awareness in science, technology, engineering, and math careers-- by writing children’s books.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 25140 at http://hppr.org WT and Tech Profs Working to Change Engineering Image with Children’s Books