Lauren E. Underwood
School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Degree: Civil Engineering
Lauren is a Civil Engineering major and an active member of the UMass Dartmouth community. She is the Lead Ambassador in the Admissions Office, one of the first faces prospective students and families see. She also coordinates the efforts of other student Ambassadors.
Within the Engineering College, Lauren is the student representative on the Civil Engineering Committee and the Undergraduate Engineering Student Council. She is also Secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Chairperson of the NE Regional Concrete Canoe Competition, and a member of Engineers Without Borders.
Lauren is a member of the UMass Dartmouth Wind Ensemble, trip leader in the Outdoor Club and a volunteer at the Worker’s Education Program in New Bedford. Upon graduation she will work as a civil engineer at North Star Industries in Methuen.