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Hello

Hi, I’m Kara Bennett and I’m a second year master’s student in Energy Resources Engineering researching geothermal energy. I’m excited for this opportunity to work on this really amazing real world project! I’ll be primarily helping out with the prototyping. … Continue reading

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Kamusta!

Kamusta!

Brett Murray’s “Africa”
I stumbled across this piece on my way to the market one afternoon. This is probably one of my favorite sculptures, even though at times it seems as problematic as it is whimsical.

Anyways, kamusta, Team Dhaka! I’m looking forward to optimizing our prototype and running those spiffy water quality tests. And I’m excited to gain insight from you all about what it takes to carry out a development project that is both culturally sensitive as it is successful from an engineer’s perspective.

Fun fact: I like corn & cheese-flavored ice cream. It’s a rare but delicious find in Asian supermarkets. 🙂

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Hi

Hi I’m Isaac Madan, and I’m a freshman interested in Materials Science and Engineering. I’ve worked on a few engineering projects in the areas of assistive technologies and water conservation in the past, so I’m excited to be working on design … Continue reading

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Holla.

HI. My name is Olivia Vagelos and I’m a junior in the Product Design Program. I grew up in the exotic suburb of Menlo Park, but lugged my stuff halfway around the world to Kampala to live for the last … Continue reading

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Hello (Engineers for a Sustainable) World!

Welcome to CEE 177X/277X: Current Topics in Sustainable Engineering! This blog will serve as a hub for you to reflect on your experiences in class during the winter and spring quarters, as well as a high-tech postcard service for the interns … Continue reading

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