Brooks Jacobsen

Brooks Jacobsen – Alumni Profile

What year did you graduate? 2006

What program did you graduate from? Robotics

Where are you currently employed? Lake Area Technical Institute

When was the last time you visited Campus? August 31st, 2017

Why did you choose Lake Area Technical Institute? I was working at a local manufacturing company doing manual labor on a 12 hr swing shift and decided I didn’t want to do that the rest of my life. My training in the military was very similar to robotics and I was good at my military career, so that is what I decided to choose. I visited a few different tech schools and decided on LATI because they had the best looking facilities and newest technology in the labs.

What was your favorite thing about Lake Area Tech? The camaraderie with fellow students and instructors.

What was the biggest lesson you learned at Lake Area Tech? Working together as a team you can accomplish anything!

What made you want to continue your education? I did not want to bag Splenda and Whey anymore.

What advice would you give a current Lake Area Tech student? Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching.

What makes you proud to be an Alumni of Lake Area Tech? BEST.COLLEGE.EVER

What advice can you give to Lake Area Tech students that will be entering the work force? Stop doubting yourself, work hard and make it happen