Engineers Without Borders students featured in TV ads

The Engineers Without Borders student chapter will be featured in a University of Minnesota television commercial that will air in October and November on stations throughout Minnesota. The commercial will air at various times in the morning and during the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts on network affiliates. The ad features work by the student group to develop a solar cooker that can melt plastic waste into a liquid. The liquid will be poured into molds to make usable items such as footwear, utensils, and sports equipment. The ad is part of the University's Driven to Discover marketing effort aimed at raising the research profile of the University throughout the state. Watch a video and read more>>

 

October 9, 2008