Kathleen McCanless

Kathleen McCanless
Kathleen McCanless
Law student
B.S.EAS 2009
Villanova University, Charles Widger School of Law
Villanova, Pennsylvania
Please briefly describe your current job.
I am concentrating on patent and environmental law.
What is your favorite part of your current position
My favorite part is being able to combine my science and engineering experience with the study of law.
How did your EAS education prepare you for your current job?
My EAS education provided me with valuable knowledge needed for patent and environmental law. It also gave me a strong foundation in communication skills.
What do you wish you had known as an EAS undergraduate in order to land the job of your dreams?
I wish I had known how important networking is. Having connections to people in your career can open up opportunities you may not otherwise find.