Engineers Without Borders Chapter
Nets Official Designation
The UConn chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) has gained official recognition from the national organization, clearing the way for the small chapter to proceed with an engineering remediation project that could improve the lives of over 1,000 impoverished people in rural Nicaragua.
Chapter president Nathan Barlow (Chemical Engineering), Nathaniel Bergan (Civil Engineering) and Dave Harrington (Environmental Engineering) traveled to Nicaragua during Thanksgiving break '07 on a reconnaissance mission aimed at determining how to stabilize a key access road linking. . .