• Wind Turbine

    For our third project as action in my Design + Engineering class, we created wind turbines. After a visit from the CEO of Windonics, who brought us a small wind turbine and discussed how they work with us. We were inspired to create our own turbine using creative propeller shapes and various household items such …

  • Solar Panel

    For our second Project as Action in Design + Engineering, we were given the opportunity to build solar water heaters because we were studying the force of solar and how it is useful. It explored how we can use such simple materials like aluminum foil and cardboard boxes to conduct heat and let water boil …

  • Water Station

    For the first Design + Engineering project as action, we created a water station. My group, AW, BR and JDT, identified global water problems and designed a water station using the 8 steps of the engineering design process.¬†We faced some difficulty with the framework of the water station and it’s ability to support itself, but …