If I Knew Then...

Skule Alumni share their advice and best wishes with the 2T2 graduating classes.


We asked alumni "What wisdom or advice would you share with your younger self, if you could travel back in time?"

Read their heartfelt answers below, submitted as a gift to their Skulemates.

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Enjoy the Journey

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Name: Anthea Tang | Program: Mechanical and Industrial Engineering | Graduation Year: 0T5 | I thought I needed to know exactly how my career would map out as I was […]

Now is ALWAYS the best time to start something…

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Name: Manlio Staropoli | Program: Industrial Engineering | Graduation Year: 9T2 | Congratulations on your great achievement! The saying goes that “If I knew then what I know now”… I […]

Know yourself

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Name: Ian Po | Program: Engineering Science | Graduation Year: 8T1 | Dear Graduates: As you embark upon a new chapter of your life, approach it with enthusiasm, hope and […]


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Name: Rick Ross | Program: Industrial Engineering | Graduation Year: 6T6 | Everyone graduates in a specific engineering discipline. Just remember that 50% of all engineers practice in a field […]

Road to Real Success

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Name: Brian Gaston | Program: Civil | Graduation Year: 7T8 | If I knew then what I know now, I would work to keep my younger self’s ego in check. […]

Wishing you many successes

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Name: Jeff Vella | Program: Computer Engineering | Graduation Year: 9T5 PEY | Congratulations on your graduation! I am sure that you had a great experience at Skule and will […]

Skulemates really last a lifetime

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Name: Stan Gasner | Program: Indy (MIE) | Graduation Year: 6T4 | To the grad class of 2020, I sincerely wish all the best to the class of 2020 from […]

Get yourself well connected

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Name: Kit Chau | Program: EngSci | Graduation Year: 9T4 | There are all sort of problems outside the real world that we need to handle. It would be nice […]


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Name: Dennis Nabieszko | Program: Engineering | Graduation Year: 7T5 | To be successful, you need to build relationships with others. You get things done through others. You do things […]

Values and Resilience

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Name: Andrea Stojcevski | Program: Chemical | Graduation Year: 8T8 | Dear graduate, As you start your future career path, it is important to know that you will face many […]