Twin Cities students build solar devices for Kenyan students on STEM Day

On Friday, Twin Cities students came together to work on a high-tech project that will soon help people a world away.

It’s all part of STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) Day.

Students from 11 Twin Cities-area schools participated in the hands-on STEM program, which involved building portable solar suitcases that can capture the sun’s energy and bring electricity to thousands of students at schools in a refugee camp in northwest Kenya.

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