Alice Tam

Alice Tam, a senior majoring in professional flight technology from Madison, Ind.

Her goal: To be a pilot for an international airline.

Her passion: Alice is inspired each time she steps foot inside an airplane, especially the big airliners. "I get excited because I love flying. I love everything about it."

Her quest for adventure: She is interested in becoming a pilot because of the exhilaration of flying and because she loves to travel.

Her time outside the cockpit: Alice is involved in the gymnastics club at Purdue, and she loves to work out and stay active.

Inspiration to all women: "I believe Amelia Earhart is an inspiration to all women, not limited to women in aviation. Knowing that Amelia was affiliated with Purdue makes me proud to be a Boilermaker!"

By Jessica Able