Category Archives: Tonga

SolarSPELL Featured on Cronkite News

The SolarSPELL digital library was featured on the Feb. 7 2017 edition of Cronkite News, the news division of Arizona PBS. Advertisements

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Tonga Peace Corps embraces the SolarSPELL digital library

A team of students and faculty from Arizona State University (ASU) traveled to Tonga the second week of December 2016 to deliver their portable ruggedized solar-powered digital library for use in schools and communities across Tonga. The SPELL, or Solar … Continue reading

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75 New SolarSPELLs Built!

On Friday May 6, 2016, students at Cal Poly built 75 new SolarSPELL libraries! What’s more, this feat—which included drilling, wire-stripping, soldering, gluing, taping, Velcro-ing, and much more, was accomplished in just a few hours. The group did, in fact, … Continue reading

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