Engineering for Others

While many college students headed home for the holidays, a group of six students and two mentors from Washington University in St. Louis instead boarded a plane bound for Ethiopia.

The students, all members of the Engineers Without Borders Washington University (EWB-WU) student chapter, traveled to continue a partnership that began back in 2011. The partner, Mekelle School for the Blind, sits on the edge of a bustling metropolis that struggles with infrastructure challenges that plague many developing cities.

Read the full story from the Institute for School Partnership: Engineering for Others