Join Engineers Without Borders PSU
for a presentation by
Dr. David Muñoz, Associate Professor and Director of Humanitarian Engineering Program
Colorado School of Mines
Thursday, May 14 at 4 p.m.
Intel/Gordon & Betty Moore Atrium in the Engineering Building
1930 SW 4th Ave., Portland, OR
Dr. David Munoz spearheaded the humanitarian
engineering minor at the Colorado School of Mines. Since its inception
three years ago, Dr. Muñoz
and his students have tackled over 20 projects in Honduras, Africa and Ecuador. The projects range from water systems in rural villages to designing
wheelchairs for developing countries. His curriculum ranges from Groundwater Mapping, Design of Small Renewable Energy Sources and Ethics in
Dr. Muñoz will share his thoughts on the
challenges of engineering in developing countries and the importance of
introducing a humanitarian
approach within engineering programs.
Light El Salvadoran buffet will be open immediately after.
All are welcome to attend.