Charlie Maynard

Engineering a better world: Students apply their knowledge through philanthropic groups

Oloo, Uganda, community members stand with the water pump that Engineers Without Borders has helped them construct.

In a small neighborhood in Nicaragua, numerous women and children die from smoke exposure in their homes every year. The combination of the open flames of their stoves and poor ventilation in kitchens exposes families to harmful substances as they breathe in carbon monoxide and other particles. Tech students have done what other organizations have tried and failed to do: they designed a cook stove that is cost-effective, sustainable and clean.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Speed networking with CEE student clubs on the latest episode of Field Notes podcast

Headphones in front of an audio mixer and laptop during a podcast recording. (Photo: Jess Hunt-Ralston)

Eight student groups had three minutes or less to make their pitch for new members in the newest episode of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering podcast.

Friday, September 22, 2017
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