Monthly Archives: April 2011

Chicago Tribune Article on IIT-Haiti-Solar-OLPC project

IIT class designing solar chargers for Haiti’s schools By Hailey Branson-Potts, Tribune reporter April 13, 2011 Jacob Ernst, an architecture student at the Illinois Institute of Technology, won’t soon forget the severed power lines he saw in Haiti in January. … Continue reading

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M’boro Senegal Site Visit, March 2011 (Part III)

Watching the children use the laptops is always the highlight of a visit to the schools. Even so, it was a little sad to see some of the students struggling with their half-functional computers. It reminded me of other visits … Continue reading

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