First meeting is Tuesday, October 15th at 6 p.m. following the ASABE meeting in Chase 112! Everyone is welcome to come and find out more information about this year's competition.
Adam Emanuel, Sarah Gardels, Lauren Wondra, Bethany Brittenham, Julia Burchell, Hillary Stoll, Julia Alves and Noel Menard
Shown from left to right: Julia Alves, Dr. Dean Eisenauer (advisor), Dr. Derek Heeren (advisor), David Mabie (advisor), Lauren Wondra, Bethany Brittenham, Alan Boldt (advisor), Noel Menard, Hillary Stoll and Julia Burchell
Fountain Wars is a national competition conducted through the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Each year teams are faced with two technical tasks, along with taking part in an aesthetic display during the competition. For further information read this year's rules and regulations.
The theme decided by the team for this year is Duck Dynasty.
The UNL team placed fifth overall at this year's national conference. The captains of the team were Seniors Lauren Wondra, Adam Emanuel and Sarah Gardels. In the first technical task the team received fifth place and received fourth place in the second technical task.
Next year's competition will be held in Montreal, Canada from July 13-16, 2014. If you would like to become a part of the team please contact the team's advisor, Dr. Heeren at firstname.lastname@example.org, or ASABE's president at UNL, Lauren Wondra at email@example.com. All majors are welcome to join.
Video of the testing process for Water Bowling
Video of the testing process for Motion Machine II