By William Richard Bowen

round the flip of the millennium, a tender lady with extraordinary educational achievements in technological know-how and arithmetic utilized to check engineering at a ecu- pean college. She had selected to check engineering rather end result of the possibilities she anticipated it can provide her to contribute to the good- ing of others. It occurred that the college engineering division to which she utilized had simply been excited about the layout of a automobile for a global velocity list test. while the younger girl visited the college for interview this “triumph of know-how” was once awarded as being a essential instance of fine engine- ing. even if, although it was once transparent to her that the car used to be technically ing- ious, she additionally recognized that it used to be of no useful use. She concluded that she had misunderstood the character of engineering, and nonetheless wishing to assist others she replaced her plans and studied medication, at which she usually excelled. This younger woman’s swap of profession was once certainly a selected loss for en- neering. also, it had a broader, tragic measurement; for her figuring out of the aim of engineering used to be extra mature than that of the lecturers she - countered. additionally, their imbalanced prioritisation of technical ingenuity over aiding humans isn't unusual inside of elements of the profession.

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