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Safe Map: Phone application makes walking safer for college students

Knight Challenge Application: Safe Map Phone Application connects to Google Maps to create safe routes for college students Team Members:  Anders Johnson, Sarah Girard, Ian Campbell, and Madeleine Gerson Requested amount: $50,000 Expected time for project completion: Six months   The project We plan to create an application, Safe Map, that would—in partnership with Google […]

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GeoHealthy: A Hub for Location-Specific Health Information

Project Title: GeoHealthy: A Hub for Location-Specific Health Information Requested Amount: $30,000 Expected Amount of Time to Complete Project: 8-12 months Team Members: Andrew Davis, Kelly Hall, & Evan Hoopingarner   Describe your project. GeoHealthy will collect relevant health information close to the user’s geographic location from the web and display it in an easy-to-process format. […]

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MOM: Helping Students Track Nutrition, Exercise, and Sleep

Team: Team MOM Team Members:  Emily Hill, Jacob Warren, Sola Muno, Dina Akhmetshina Project Title: MOM: Helping Students Track Nutrition, Exercise, and Sleep Requested Amount:  $50,000 Expected Amount of time to Complete Project: 8-12 months Description It’s no secret that today’s generation of college students have more trouble adjusting to life away from home than their […]

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Synapps: Making the Invisible Connections Visible

The Knewies Knight News Challenge Sally Plank | Jacob Podell | Brie Winnega Project Title: Synapps Requested Amount: $90,000 Time Frame: Eight month pilot, one additional year for full roll-out Project Description: Synapps is a social media app that provides a platform for people coping with mental illnesses to connect. When a user first opens […]

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The Splash Report

Team: Canned Noodles Allison Nam, Nabila Asif, Charles Engelman The Splash Report Requested Amount: $50,000 Expected amount of time to complete project: 6 months Describe your project: The Splash Report is a mobile application that focuses on bodies of water, specifically lakes, rivers, and ocean front areas that people use for recreational purposes. It provides […]

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Knight News Challenge: QuickContext

Project Title: QuickContext Requested Amount: $20,000 Expected Amount of time to Complete Project: 4 – 6 Months The Description            “QuickContext” is to be an app running on IOS mobile and android platforms. The basic functionality, along with much of the code, will also be available as extensions for modern web browsers (chrome, firefox, opera). The […]

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Knight News Challenge: Seamless Traveler: Helping Travelers Maintain Healthy Lifestyles Abroad

Project Title Ideas: Seamless Traveler Team Members:  Leah Daly, Liz Ludwig, Gabriella Ring Requested Amount: $50,000 Expected Amount of time to Complete Project: 2 years Describe your Project: 500 words Seamless Traveler is a healthy living mobile app that is designed for travelers. The app syncs with your location and enables you to explore your […]

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