We just finished putting together this awesome video about the work we did in Sierra Leone in November/December of 2013. Check it out!
Our YMCA Sponsor-a-Scholor project was featured in the April 2013 Mozee Minute. The Mozee Minute is the monthly newsletter for the Milwaukee School of Engineering community.
MSOE student supports YMCA scholars
MSOE student Jeff Hanson, who coordinates Project Community Computers (PCC), refurbished and distributed 15 laptop computers to inner-city kids participating in the YMCA Sponsor-a-Scholar program. The computers were donated by MSOE's IT Department. Many of these students have no access to computer technology at home, but can now engage in homework assignments more easily and prepare for post-secondary education pursuits.
The full newsletter can be found here: Mozee Minute April 2013
Our project at St. Joseph's Comprehensive High School in Cameroon was featured in the Winter 2012/2013 edition of CampusTech, the quarter newsletter from the Milwaukee School of Engineering's Information Technology department.
Computers in Cameroon
A group of MSOE students and faculty from Alverno College recently traveled to Africa to set up a computer lab for
students at St. Joseph Comprehensive High School in Mambu, Bafut, Cameroon. The initiative was spearheaded by Project Community Computers, an organization headed by Jeff Hanson, electrical engineering and computer engineering senior at MSOE. The used laptops, which otherwise would have been recycled, were donated by MSOE’s Information Technology Department and loaded with a free, open-source operating system...
You can read the full article here: CampusTech - Winter 2012-2013