The UB ASME team at the Solar Boat competition that took place in Springfield, Ohio on June 8-12, 2021.

The UB student chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers placed seventh — exceeding their expectations — in the 2021 Solar Splash competition that took place June 8-12 in Springfield, Ohio. The team also received the Teamwork Award in the annual competition for solar-powered boats. The UB students designed and constructed "Papa," a 16-foot boat with a newly designed hull, motor and electrical system. Photo provided by Donna Grant

Published September 29, 2021