The 2017 EDDY Pump scholarship winner has been announced. Peter O. of Arizona wrote about his ideas to apply the EDDY Pump at the Freeport McMoRan mine he interned at. The Dr. Harry Weinrib Engineering and Physics Scholarship is a way to give back to students perusing a STEM degree. Good luck this Fall.
About Peter Ortega
“My name is Peter Daniel Ortega, I am 22 years old and come from a small mining community in Morenci, AZ. I am currently attending Eastern Arizona College and going the University of Arizona in Fall ’17 as a Mining Engineering Major. After graduation, I plan to move back to my hometown and fulfill my life dream as an Engineer in one of the biggest open-pit mines in the USA!”