Grand Prize of $10,000 Pocket Counselor Elsa Friis Anna Haueter Emily Cherenack Christina Schmidt Sofia Stafford Pocket Counselor: Health in Hand is a mobile app project built upon the work of Dr. Eve Puffer designed to help “task-shift” mental health counseling to lay practitioners in Eldoret, Kenya. The team will use the prize money to refine, develop, and scale the app, which is used both for appointment tracking and management, but also for mental health education and support via multimedia elements collaboratively produced with community . Their pilot project, Tuko Pamoja, or “we are together” will be followed up content refinement and... View Article
The STEAM Challenge Finalist teams will present their projects at the Nasher Museum on Saturday, April 23 from 10:00-12:30PM, with final judging and the announcement of the winner taking place immediately after the project presentations. Join us to find out what the teams have been doing and to cheer on your peers! Look forward to seeing you there. Tweet us at @dukeSTEAM. SCHEDULE: Intro and Welcome Team Presentations (10 minutes each) Prism – Michael Koh Siang Wui, Jane McConnell, Thomas Philip Klebanoff, Lavanya Sunder, Michelle Seywald New Media Memex – Max Symuleski, Ozgun Eylul Iscen, Evan Donahue Akin – Giselle Rene Graham, Krista Lee... View Article
The following teams have completed the initial screening process and will be advancing to the next round in the STEAM 2016 Competition: “Akin” – Giselle Rene Graham, Krista Lee Opsahl‐Ong, Maya Patel, Lisa Guraya “Group Fund for Artistic Expression” – Alan Khaykin, Qusai Shabbir Hussain “New Media Memex” – Max Symuleski, Ozgun Eylul Iscen, Evan Donahue “Prism” – Michael Koh Siang Wui, Jane McConnell, Thomas Philip Klebanoff, Lavanya Sunder, Michelle Seywald “Pocket Counselor” – Elsa Friis, Sofia Stafford, Anne Seeger Haueter, Christina Nicole Schmidt, Emily Mellissa Cherenack “Sweetness Sans Sucre” – Francesca Davie, Ariana Gallegos “Team Dhoop” – Raghav Saboo, Vibhu Tewary,... View Article
We will have three STEAM Challenge Meetups in January 2016: Thursday, January 21 at 4:30PM in Smith Bay 4, Room C104 Tuesday, January 26 at 4:30PM in Smith Bay 4, Room C104 Thursday January 28 at 4:30PM in Smith Bay 4, Room C104 Come meet with other potential collaborators and learn more about the Challenge! You may also contact the STEAM Challenge Mentors and Judges (see FAQs) for advice on putting together your proposal. Proposal deadline is February 1, 2016! Proposal forms will open January 21, 2016.
The first STEAM Challenge Meet-Ups will take place on November 30, 2015 and December 1, 2015 at 4:30pm in Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, Room C104 (PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge). Learn more about the Challenge, meet potential project mentors, and meet other potential STEAM Challenge partners.
STEAM CHALLENGE 2016 Coming Soon!