3 students working on a bridge project

Become an Engineer

Service Leadership Projects

Engineers apply their creativity and problem solving skills to a variety of real-world situations. Throughout the Engineering curriculum and extra-curricular activities, Foothill's engineers have taken on a number of challenges and designed solutions to have an impact.

Sustainability Projects at Foothill

The Introduction to Engineering course has explored many different projects to improve the Foothill community.


  • Reusable water bottles
  • Parking notifications
  • Composting


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The Engineering department has been invited to aprticipate in the Business Innovation Challenge. The Business Innovation Challenge is an opportunity for students to refine their ideas and pitch to a panel of experts. This event will have a focus on Sustainability projects. All students are encouraged to participate!

Contact Laurence Lew for more information.

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Sarah Parik, Dept. Chair



Office Room 4403