March 5, 2018
Undergraduate Researcher Kwaku Buo attended the ERN Conference in STEM held in Washington, D.C. on February 22 - 24, 2018. Kwaku highlighted his teams Ghana Solar work in a poster presentation. The goal of the Ghana Solar project is to create a low-cost solar heater for use in ink production by Adinkra artisans in the Ashanti region, Ghana, West Africa.
The Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) is hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Education and Human Resources Programs (EHR) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Human Resource Development (HRD), within the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR). The conference is aimed at college and university undergraduate and graduate students who participate in programs funded by the NSF HRD Unit, including underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities.