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University of Akron Manager of Sustainability, Ralph Morrone sits on the roof of the Lois and Freda Stile Athletic Field House in 2012 where solar panels will be installed. The project is believed to be the largest of its kind in the state. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
The All-American Soap Box Derby is bringing the thrill of the hill to the classroom with a STEM curriculum it has developed and is selling to schools. The goal is to help steer more students toward careers in science, technology, engineering and math.