Computer Science and Engineering

Haneen Barri, '19

Student sits at a computer at Booz Allen Hamilton

Haneen Barri is an alumna who now works as a full-stack developer at Booz Allen Hamilton

How did you find out or hear about Wright State as a high school student?

"My older sister had attended Wright State University."

Why did you choose Wright State?

"It had a strong program in the major I was interested in and it allowed me to stay near family."

How were your experiences with the faculty and teachers at Wright State?

"The faculty and professors in my computer science program were amazing! They were a huge part of my growth and education during college as they put in time and effort into my learning experience."

Were you involved in student life, clubs, organizations, etc. while at Wright State?

"Yes, I was in a Sorority of Female Engineers (Phi Sigma Rho) and was on the College of Engineering and Computer Science Dean’s Student Advisory Board."

How did you get your first internship?

"My first internship was found through the Wright State University Digital Mixer."

What support services did you use at Wright State?

"I used the tutoring center and computer science help room during my undergraduate experience at Wright State."

How did Wright State help you get to where you are today?

"The job I currently have at Booz Allen Hamilton started out as an Internship I found out about during one of Wright State’s College of Engineering and Computer Science Corporate Open Houses.

What would be your advice to current Wright State students?

"Branch out! Join organizations, get to know your professors and faculty, attend networking opportunities, and meet local businesses."

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