Taylor Made Blog

Taylor Tucker

Taylor Tucker is a recent alumni with a B.S. in engineering mechanics. She loves flying, music, sports, and being outside. She plans to pursue a master's degree in mechanical engineering with a research focus on fluid mechanics.


Illini eco car

Taylor Made: 1,137 MPG

March 6, 2018 - Taylor's Senior Capstone Design team last semester oversaw the reworking of the Eco-Marathon team's car.
Grace Hopper

Taylor Made: Amazing Grace

February 27, 2018 - Grace Hopper was a pioneer of computer programming, and had a fascinating career using her skills to aid the Department of Defense.
Symbiosis as seen in the Honeyguide bird

Taylor Made: Symbiosis

February 5, 2018 - Our world (and even our body) contains numerous examples of symbiotic relationships.