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Practical Utility Platform - GDT

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Program Type Departmental
Program Location Bangang, Cameroon
Course # SA 10507
Duration Summer
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Summer 2017 05/15/17 to 06/04/17

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Program Leader

Name Andrea Burniske

Program Description
Students will work alongside their partners in Bangang, Cameroon at the African Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology (ACREST) to build and test a utility platform which they have been testing on campus throughout the Spring 2015 semester. Students will be lodged in the guest house of ACREST. Students will be in Bangang for the duration of their stay. GEP has been sending students to ACREST annually since 2009. Video:


This program is only open to students enrolled in the Practical Utility Platform Global Development Team for Spring 2015. If you have an interest in engaging in this project in the future, please contact the program leader for more information.

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