Former Army tank mechanic swaps UT Arlington mechanical engineering major for social work and a career committed to aiding fellow veterans.


Student veteran Sebastian Molina had his future planned after serving in the U.S. Army: Study mechanical engineering at UT Arlington then start a career designing high-end engines. But as he became more immersed in the veteran community, he felt compelled to make a change. Now an aspiring social worker, he’s committed to ensuring veterans understand the resources and services available to them as they transition back to civilian life.