MARIANA NELSON WINS UW-PARKSIDE BIG IDEA INNOVATION CHALLENGE
Student Mariana Nelson won the 2019-20 UW-Parkside Big Idea Innovation Challenge, an annual competition designed to provide funding opportunities for UW-Parkside students to develop innovative ideas and start-up initiatives. Nelson will receive $2,500 in funding to help advance her business Capp, LLC. Capp is an app designed to review companies based on the level of accessibility that they provide to people with disabilities.
Students Thomas Stirrat, Venu Rajyaguru, and Holden Whitledge took second place with their idea, Primeval Games. Primeval Games is a science-focused board game and children’s book publishing company, designed to introduce children to science in an entertaining way.
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