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Pequot Lakes student among NDSU Innovation Challenge '14 finalists

Andrew Moe of Pequot Lakes is a finalist in North Dakota State University’s (NDSU) Innovation Challenge ’14.

The third annual competition focuses on innovative work of students. It is a featured event of NDSU’s Innovation Week, sponsored by the NDSU Research and Technology Park, scheduled for March 3-6.

The project of team “Aqua Motion International” provides water safety education and drowning rescue training to help prevent drowning deaths in low- to moderate-income countries. Team members include senior Jonathon McCarthy of Coon Rapids and Moe, a sophomore. Their faculty adviser is Paul Brown, senior lecturer of management and marketing.

The finalists, including nine entries in the product track, six contenders in the service track and five teams in the corn track, will give an oral presentation to be judged on Wednesday, March 5. The Innovation Challenge ’14 awards ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, March 6.

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