College of Engineering News • Iowa State University

Students Helping Raise Awareness about Poverty

This week, student organization Engineers Without Borders (EWB) has hosted a Poverty Awareness Week. EWB, a non-profit humanitarian organization founded in 2008, focuses on creating a more stable and prosperous world. They focus mainly on providing necessities to people in need, such as clean water, power, sanitation, and more. The group also works on creating sustainable engineering projects, which they try to apply to lifestyles abroad as well.

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