Elizabeth Smith Gilchrest '05

    Major: Physics — 3+2 Dual Degree Engineering Program with the University of Maryland and completed the program with another BS in Civil/Environmental Engineering at UMD

    I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I am a mental health therapist working with adolescents and adults.

    Fondest WC Memory

    Competing at the national level with my rowing teammates; bonding with my basketball teammates.

    Let’s Hear It for the Liberal Arts

    Although I started out as an engineer - I am now a mental health therapist! While that is not a typical career path, my education at WC helped me to learn work ethic and how to be resourceful. My education taught me how to be a life-long learner and teacher.


    Keep an open mind and look for new possibilities!!