Here comes the rain – Day three at MPG

Day three at MPG is here. Our engineers usually have a flexible bedtime schedule, but two of our engineers had to be completely nocturnal this time. Our two Chris’s (Goleki and Monaco), eager to take on the next challenge – that is the E&EC event – headed to the MPG at 10 pm – most.. read more →

04 Jun 2014
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Day Two – To the Tracks!

As a reward for the yesterdays hard work, our team could enjoy some relaxation time while waiting for Bu* to complete the series of testing event series.  By relaxation, we mean as relaxed as you can get while watching your vehicle compete. While each member was taking turns to watch over Bu to charge and.. read more →

03 Jun 2014
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Day One – Milford Proving Grounds

Today was our first day in the garage and the team was ready to get to work. For over 12 hours our team worked to meet all the requirements that would enable us to pass Safety Tech Inspection and begin with the testing events. And – We did! Our Bu* was the third vehicle to.. read more →

02 Jun 2014
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Year Three Competition is HERE!

THIS IS IT! Year Three final competition has begun! The whole team set their alarm clocks for 4:00 a.m. to be pumped and ready to hit the road for a seven hour drive to Michigan. The whole team that is – except for Sam. Anxious to get on the road, the team finally woke the.. read more →

01 Jun 2014
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National Environment Education Week

This week (April 13-19) marked the celebration of National Environmental Education Week (EE Week). EE Week targets students in grades K-12 and tries to inspire them to learn about the environment. This year’s theme, Greening STEM: Engineering a Sustainable World, is centered on “exploring the application of engineering to sustainable solutions for a healthier planet.. read more →

18 Apr 2014
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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations to Cut Prices

Since charging stations around the country have started charging fees for sessions many electric-car drivers are starting to debate what a fair price would be. Since virtually all drivers do accept the fact that charging stations are charging fees the question comes down to how much is an appropriate amount to charge. Two executives from.. read more →

11 Apr 2014
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Event Recap: Stocker Chevrolet Partnership

Last weekend was our consumer event at Stocker Chevrolet of State College! Stocker Chevrolet has specialized in new and pre-owned car sales since 1961. Check out more about Stocker Chevrolet here. Consumers in the local community, as well as Stocker Chevrolet staff, had the opportunity to check out our series plug-in hybrid Chevy Malibu next.. read more →

04 Apr 2014
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Welcome Dr. Diamandis!

Specializing in engineering, medicine and entrepreneurship, Dr. Peter H. Diamandis is a modern-day Renaissance man. Growing up in The Bronx, New York, Dr. Diamandis discovered a profound fascination for space exploration as a young boy. His engineering talent began at the early age of 12, placing first in Estes Rocket Design Competition. His passion for.. read more →

28 Mar 2014
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Blue and White goes GREEN

The initiative to start living a more “green lifestyle” has officially been integrated into the Penn State community. The university recently launched a website dedicated to sustainability that details how every individual on campus can contribute to bettering the environment. What has been years in the making, the website outlines programs for each specific group.. read more →

21 Mar 2014
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STEM activities for ALL ages!

STEM activities can really get children engaged in learning different skills and can be very fun and informational at the same time. Most of these activities require ingredients most of us have in our houses on any given day. Whether you need something to do on a rainy day or on a day when you.. read more →

14 Mar 2014
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