PrISUm in Australia: Andrew Bonde

Team PrISUm member Andrew Bonde

This is part of a 15-part series featuring students from Team PrISUm who are competing in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia. For updates throughout the race follow PrISUm on Facebook and Twitter.

Name:  Andrew “Frostee” Bonde

Hometown:  Humboldt, Iowa

Year: Senior

Major:  Mechanical Engineering

What did you choose to attend Iowa State?

I came to Iowa State because I wanted to become an engineer.

Career aspirations: Not Sure

Advice for aspiring engineering students: Get involved, find people that have similar interests to work on projects together.

Role on Team PrISUm: I fabricate customs part so we don’t have to rely as heavily on sponsors. 

What are you looking forward to most about Australia?

I am looking forward to camping in the outback with no light pollution and seeing the stars.