2019 Winner: Quirky Plastics
Description: Enable the recycle and reuse of any plastic regardless of color. Create a new category of interesting, 'quirky' consumer products.
Impact: By simplifying and reducing the cost of recycling plastic, it is possible to capture and re-use a much wider variety of discarded plastics, significantly reducing the amount of plastics left in landfills, lakes and oceans.
Team: Katie McGuckin (Neuroscience, 2020), Brett Segobi (Neuroscience, 2020)
2018 Winner: Vivagua, Marine Wildlife Tracking App
Description: A mobile app that allows divers to enter marine wildlife in real time.
Impact: By crowdsourcing thousands of marine wildlife sitings, the Roatan Marine National Park will be better able to measure and asses the health of the marine ecosystem.
Team: Ralph Moran (CS, 2020) and Elijah Hager (CS, 2020)