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Students devise technology solutions for human problems

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High school students are solving human problems with technology. The Governor's Institutes of Vermont summer engineering program partnered teens with engineers, computer scientists and mathematicians. Then they created tech-savvy solutions for the environment and pet owners.

Lizzie Michael's group built a robot that helps those with physical disabilities play fetch with their pets. Meanwhile Sophie McKeever-Parkes' group made a do-it-yourself wind turbine.

Learn more about the UVM/ GIV engineering program here.

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