Faculty Development

Student Highlights

Valencia Students Create Portable Solar Generators for Needy Villages

Valencia students donate thousands of hours to charity each year, but most of those charities are located here in Florida. However, thanks to an unusual partnership, Valencia students are bringing light to some places where electricity is rare or expensive – in Third World villages, from a poor village in Guatemala to war-torn Kenya. Students in Dr. Deb Hall’s “Introduction to Alternative and Renewable Energy” class (ETP 1501) combined hands-on learning with a chance to make a real difference ...