SCImagine event on May 8 features solar house team

Members of the University of Minnesota Solar Decathlon team will give a sneak preview of their solar house at a special SCImagine event sponsored by the University's Science and Engineering Library on Friday, May 8, 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Walter Library, Room 101, 117 Pleasant St. S.E., Minneapolis. The event is free and open to the public. More than 150 students are part of the University's first-ever team building a completely solar powered house that will compete in Washington, D.C. at the Solar Decathlon competition in October. Construction on the house is expected to be completed in September. The University of Minnesota was chosen to be part of the competition as one of only 20 international teams. Read more>>

May 1, 2009