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Chesterton House

A Center for Christian Studies at Cornell

On the Edge of the Kingdom: Faith, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship

Friday Conversation with James Noronha ‘09
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
Chesterton House, 115 The Knoll
Discussion Group
Public Lecture

James Noronha (B.S. Engineering '09) was a member of Fellowship of
Christian Athletes and Naval ROTC at Cornell. He went into the Marines
after graduation, deploying to the Pacific and the Afghan War. After
leaving the military he spent a year in Jordan dedicated to missions and
learning Arabic language and culture. He helped start a gym there as part
of a team using the camaraderie of athletics to build connections to share
the gospel. James currently works at Turbocam, an international engineering
company dedicated to honoring God through their work and supporting
Christian service around the world. He manages a division, leads intern
development, and is exploring new locations to start manufacturing. He
volunteers at Athletes Intervarsity at the University of New Hampshire,
where he enjoys sharing his excitement in what God calls us to, and
equipping students to use their skills in athletics and business in God's