Alumni Testimonials

Jason Fortin

Master of Civil Engineering
, Class of 2014
Since I work within the environmental field, I actively use my MCE education from various courses, including hydraulics, groundwater fate transportation, and engineering analysis.
Jason Fortin, Class of 2014
Master of Civil Engineering

Q: “Tell us a bit about you, Jason.”
A: “I life in New Bedford, Massachusetts with my wife and two daughters. I enjoy an active life, camping, sports and family.”

Q: “Briefly describe your professional life.”
A: “I work at Goldman Environmental Consultants, Inc. in Braintree, Massachusetts, which is a small environmental consulting company. I’ve worked on various remediation, construction, and wastewater projects for over 13 years.”

Q: “What was your motivation for pursuing your degree?”
A: “In order to further my career and achieve my goal of a professional engineer, I needed a strong engineering background.”

Q: “Please describe any memorable experiences you have had with Norwich.”
A: “Residency was a great, enjoyable experience. The social events brought us together and introduced us to a very diverse student body. Not only did I meet new professional contacts, but I made a few friends!”

Q: “How have you grown personally or professionally as a result of your education?”
A: “I have grown professionally due to an amazing educational program. I have also grown personally by gaining more confidence and being introduced to diverse backgrounds.”

Q: “Have you been able to put your knowledge to work immediately at your job?”
A: “Since I work within the environmental field, I actively use my education from various courses, including hydraulics, groundwater fate transportation, and engineering analysis.”