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Engineering Clean Water

Many residents in Sneedville’s (TN) Cedar Grove community lack access to clean water in their homes. The community relies on a local mountain spring to meet their daily needs. To access the natural spring’s water, residents created, and continue to maintain, a plastic piping system that conveys water down the mountain to a public access […]

 

#TracksToSuccess: Luis de la Torre

This year’s FIFA World Cup™ was defined by upsets and surprises, but for Milligan College junior Luis de la Torre, France’s victory on July 15, 2018, was predicted in advance. In April, de la Torre presented research on how to predict the World Cup champion through statistics at the college’s annual Rise Above Research Conference, tabbing France as the eventual winner. […]

 

#TracksToSuccess: John Crowe

John Crowe, current biology major In hot weather, Milligan students love to cool off in Buffalo Creek, which runs alongside the college’s campus. But when junior John Crowe took a dip this spring, it was in the name of science, testing for microorganisms in the water. After presenting the research project at Milligan’s undergraduate research […]