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Courtney LaBlanc, Electromechanical Engineer

Girl Power

Fall River’s Bristol Community College empowers a new generation of female engineers.

Meet Courtney LaBlanc, a student enrolled in Bristol Community College’s electromechanical engineering. Courtney fell in love with the college’s STEAM program and received an internship at a local underwater robotics company.


Bristol Community College

Courtney LaBlanc works on wiring an underwater robot at Bristol Community College in Fall River, Massachusetts.

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About the Author
About the Author

Drew Furtado is an Emmy Award winning filmmaker, and leader of a nationally recognized high school media arts communication department .

He develops guides and strategies for nonprofit and educational organizations to improve and grow their social media presence, website development, and communication practices that best engages audiences.

New Bedford, Massachusetts

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