Nicholas M. Hennigan is a Mechanical Engineering student at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE). As Junior in MSOE’s undergraduate program, he looks forward to pursuing a masters or doctoral degree in aerospace engineering. Mr. Hennigan is a recipient of the 2017 Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium Elijah High-Altitude Balloon Payload Team Fellowship Program and University Innovation Fellow’s Candidate.
Mr. Hennigan is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA);Turners National Gymnastics Organization; and volunteer Technologies Project Director for Council of Scottish Clans and Associations. From a young age, Nicholas has shared a dual passion for the arts and sciences. He believes innovation stems from the melding of art, science and new perspectives.
“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious—it is the source of all true art and science.” – Albert Einstein
Supported by a loving family, Nicholas also shares a love for competitive gymnastics and has placed 2ndoverall at the Chicago Turnfest National Gymnastics competition. Other hobbies include Stage Acting, Musicianship (Trumpet, Classical Piano, Ukulele), cooking and hanging out with friends.