Tag: Speed School

Blast off: UofL’s rocket team wins NASA competition

The University of Louisville’s rocket team, River City Rocketry, has always done well at the annual NASA Student Launch challenge held at NASA’s Marshall...

UofL’s summer product launch competition returns for its third year

Some students slow down during the summer — no classes, no assignments, no responsibility. But at the University of Louisville, students Speed Up.  Speed Up,...

KPPC sustainability engineer to serve as judge at state conference

Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center Senior Sustainability Engineer Mark Toda will serve as a judge for the Kentucky Technology Student Association State Conference, which is...

Speed School course challenges students to build startup companies

They’re entrepreneurs. They’re innovators. They huddle with their teams, talking prototypes, branding and turning their products into the next big thing. But this isn’t Silicon...

Speed School’s E-Expo: Kids learn that engineering is fun

You don’t have to be super smart to like engineering. That was the message UofL Speed School of Engineering students relayed to hundreds of...

UofL’s Hackathon offers a look at ‘cities of the future’

  What does the city of the future look like?   Well, it's smart. Really smart — sort of like the students who participated in the DerbyHacks...

UofL student startups pitch 3-D printed prototypes

Students in the University of Louisville’s new 3-D Printing Business Incubator spent the past semester designing and prototyping new products. On Dec. 5,...

Speed School debuts Central High School maker space The goal is...

The J.B. Speed School of Engineering opened its third maker space at a local school this week — this time at Central High School. The...

Speed School pitches in to help fix Kentucky’s highways

Summer is construction season on Kentucky interstates and parkways. Until a couple years ago, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet used human visual inspections to figure...

Solar-powered house gets new life at Speed School

A funky-looking house designed by students for a national energy-efficiency competition is getting new life at the University of Louisville.The solar-powered Phoenix House was...