Jordan Rosenfeld is an engineering graduate student at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He discovered what he wanted to do when he adopted Cleo, a beagle terrier mix who lost a front leg when hit by a car.
Rosenfeld is building Cleo a prosthetic leg using a mixture of math, robotics and biomechanics. He works on the project outside of regular class hours. Rosenfeld says Cleo was an adorable puppy when he first saw her at the kennel. He spent every day with the dog during quarantine.
- WPI student Jordan Rosenfeld always wanted to be an engineer in the medical field.
- His project to build a leg for Cleo is being done outside of regular class hours.
- Rosenfeld says Cleo was an adorable puppy who attacked him with love when he saw her in the kennel.
“Cleo, a lemon beagle terrier mix who’d lost one of her front legs after being hit by a car, helped him figure that out.”