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2014-06-12 04:23:19

PORTLAND. Ore., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighteen student teams from around the nation will convene in Portland, Oregon June 20-22(nd) for the 16(th) Annual MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition. Approximately 72 students, finalists from a national field of 39,000 participants, will compete to invent a prosthetic arm aimed at helping low-income children from developing countries. This competition is part of MESA's (Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement)...

2014-03-18 08:20:53

The National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance hosts Open Minds where student entrepreneurs will showcase life-changing biomedical, environmental and transportation technology solutions. SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA), an education network that cultivates revolutionary ideas and life-changing inventions, will host its 18th annual Open Minds showcase of student invention and innovation in...

2012-10-21 04:02:16

Martin Valenzuela's ROP Principles of Engineering students will spend nine months developing an ozone water purification system designed to serve communities with no access to clean water. The Los Alamitos High School students will showcase a prototype of the product at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts in late June. Los Alamitos, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 North Orange County Regional Occupational Program (ROP) pre-engineering high school students will spend the year inventing and...

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