Back to top


Edward Kwee

Edward Kwee, BE'10, won the College of Engineering 2009 Co-op Student of the Year award for his work with the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation.  Students are nominated for this award by their supervisors, for "demonstrating leadership, initiative and innovation" in their co-op position.  While at Cornell, he has obtained tissue engineering research experience in the Bonassar Lab, and received an Engineering Learning Initiatives UG Research Grant  allowing him to work in the Tan lab on biomineralized surfaces functioning as non-viral DNA delivery systems. Edward plans to attend Case Western Reserve University in their Biomedical Engineering PhD program. [BE, minors: Biomedical Engineering, Engineering Management, Southeast Asian Studies, CoE]