Meet George Quarteng-Mensah, a senior in mechanical engineering at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville (UT-Knoxville). Quarteng-Mensah’s traveled a long distance to attend the UT-Knoxville – he was born in Accra, Ghana! He already has an associate’s degree in automobile technology and hopes that a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Tennessee Knoxville will propel him into the field of automotive engineering. Learn more about him in the video below.
Quarteng-Mensah isn’t the only international student in the EcoCAR 3 competition. Melody Klingenfuss from the California State Los Angeles EcoCAR 3 team is from Guatemala!