Caitlyn Deegan is a sophomore studying Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois. She cannot wait to see what an education at Illinois will provide for her in the future. As a lover of dance, sports, and volunteering she is always participating in activities. On campus she is involved in the Society of Women Engineers, Kappa Kappa Gamma, as well as MakerGirl. Caitlyn enjoys offering new learning possibilities to young students and as an engineer she is excited to encourage young girls to come to the STEM fields and to help push past gender inequality.