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Student Puts Spring Break to Good Use

Tue, 09/26/2017

David and Prof. Brownell’s weeklong trip was dedicated to understanding appropriate markets and customers for the project. They spent their days visiting local business owners, partners, government officials and the local dump to understand the best way to implement the project in the context of El Sauce. Outside of El Sauce they visited a recycling plant in Managua and took a quick tour of León. David says that one the best parts of the trip was “meeting people in El Sauce and hearing their stories in order to appreciate and understand the people who we are designing for and how we can effectively work with them.” Read more here.