UE Third Annual Collegiate Changemaker Challenge Set for February 20

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2017

The Institute for Global Enterprise at the University of Evansville is hosting its third annual Collegiate Changemaker Challenge competition on Monday, February 20, 4:30–7:20 p.m., in Eykamp Hall, Room 251, Ridgway University Center. The event is free and open to the public.

The Changemaker Challenge puts the best and brightest UE students into teams that work to develop innovative and sustainable solutions to our world’s biggest challenges.

Judges from the community, including UE president Thomas A. Kazee and City of Evansville mayor Lloyd Winnecke, will evaluate the students, and each member on the winning team will receive a free trip to Germany to study social innovation at Konstanz University. The second place team will receive $1,000, and the third place team will receive $500.

Event sponsors include title sponsor Toyota Motors of North America, Randy Miller, Water Street Partners, Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union, Michael Gerlich, and Q the Deer.

For more information, visit www.evansville.edu/cc, e-mail globalindiana@evansville.edu, or call 812-488-2455.

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