Amanda Rubio at work – at sea!A passion for math and science brought UA alumna Amanda Rubio to chemical engineering, and a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering took her to Brunei, Thailand and Myanmar.

The 2010 grad advises students seeking a similar path to "get involved." Participating in clubs opened up opportunities she never expected – including her current job, which she snagged after an MVP performance at a Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers competition.

Learn more about her typical day as a stimulation field engineer for Schlumberger on the UA Alumni Association blog.

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