Updates!

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✿ Watch VertiGrow's recent interview with the Harvard Initiative for Global Health here, currently featured on their website! Thank you to Jonathan Colburn for the wonderful opportunity and the video production.

✿ VertiGrow was recently interviewed by PBS to be showcased during "Engineering Week" in Washington DC! We will post a link to the video here as soon as it is available.

Winners Announced in the Ashoka Changemakers Improved Nutrition Competition

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Thanks for all your support through voting and raising awareness for our cause!  VertiGrow has not been selected as one of the top three finalists, but we want to congratulate and support those projects that won for their incredible effort in fighting malnutrition around the world.  You can check out the winning projects here:
http://www.changemakers.com/nutrition

VertiGrow in the Press!

✿ A Harvard Gazette article published Feb 3, 2011 describes VertiGrow as a student-led example of how "Innovation, creativity power fresh thinking at Harvard."

✿ VertiGrow is mentioned by Harvard University President Drew Faust in her Baccalaureate Speech to the Harvard graduating class of 2010 on May 25, 2010, as an example of creative entrepreneurship by Harvard students.

✿ VertiGrow is interviewed by the Harvard Initiative for Global Health and featured on their website as an example of a student-driven project on global health innovation in Africa. Watch the video here.

✿ VertiGrow is exhibited at the grand opening of The Laboratory at Harvard

✿ Harvard Magazine features Ellie and VertiGrow as part of their series on Harvard students working in Africa

✿ World Food Programme features VertiGrow in a blog series on student-led solutions to global hunger: Part I and Part II

✿ VertiGrow is recognized as a 2009 Global Health Innovation Awardee by the Harvard Initiative for Global Health