Student-Built Hybrids, EVs Compete In New Hampshire
May 7, 2012 | Wired
Student-built hybrids and EVs and took over the track for the sixth annual Formula Hybrid competition. This year, 36 teams from all over the world competed in the event, which was started by Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering back in 2006.
2012 Formula Hybrid: Results and Awards
May 4, 2012 | FH Competition Blog
A summary of the 2012 competition results provided by Formula Hybrid's official event bloggers.
Formula racers earn top finishes
May 4, 2012 | The Dartmouth
After four days of racing and testing, the Dartmouth Formula Racing Team walked away with several top finishes at the 2012 Formula Hybrid Competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H.
VBrick Systems and Dartmouth to Stream Formula Hybrid Competition
May 2, 2012 | Business Wire
Enterprise IP video leader VBrick Systems and Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth are partnering to stream the Formula Hybrid Competition from the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. More than 30 colleges and universities are participating in this year’s competition.
Hybrid Car Races are a Bridge from Students to Carmakers
May 2, 2012 | New Hampshire Public Radio
Some of the world’s top engineering students converged at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway to race hybrid cars. The cars are student designed and built, and for some of those students, a good showing at Loudon is a ticket to ride.
Hybrid formula racing by engineering students at the NH Speedway next week
April 25, 2012 | Nashua Telegraph
Next week (Apr. 30-May4) will see the 6th annual competition. Thirty-six teams have registered, including one each from Canada, Taiwan, Spain and Brazil. Seven will compete in the electric-only category, which is new.
Undergraduate wins $25,000 prize at Tuck competition
April 16, 2012 | The Dartmouth
At the Greener Ventures Entrepreneurship Contest at the Tuck School of Business, first-place finisher Alison Stace-Naughton ’11, who developed what was initially a prototype for an introductory engineering course into a practical tool to prevent tissue damage in endoscopic surgery, received a prize of $25,000.
Founded and run by Dartmouth, the 6th annual Formula Hybrid Competition will take place April 30 – May 3 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Student ventures take $20,000 in prizes
April 6, 2012 | The Dartmouth
Spiral-E Solutions, founded by Alison Stace-Naughton ’11, won the $3,000 second-place prize for its prototype of a medical device that helps keep the stomach in place during endoscopic surgery. She developed the first prototype in an undergraduate engineering class at Dartmouth.
African student builds windmill to help family and villagers
April 2, 2012 | The Champion
William Kamkwamba spoke on March 21 to students and faculty at Georgia Perimeter’s College’s Clarkston campus about his book The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind.