UW-Stout’s Fab Lab hosts regional high school teams in Make48 engineering, innovation competition

16 Nov 2023


Two days, six regional high school teams, one problem to solve.

To celebrate the maker mindset, UW-Stout hosted Make48, a long-running 48-hour competition, in which students invent physical prototypes to solve real-world problems.

Teams from Altoona, Chippewa Falls and Menomonie, as well as Amery, Neillsville and St. Croix Central, converged on UW-Stout from Oct. 27-29, to compete for a cash prize and scholarships to UW-Stout. The challenge sponsor was 3M Menomonie, which tasked the teams with addressing rainwater conservation.

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