ME students featured on Channel 2 ‘Making a Difference’ segment

Monday, May 18, 2009

Seven-year-old Dru Baker was paralyzed in a car wreck two years ago, but her outgoing, adventurous spirit could not be contained in a conventional wheelchair.

TU mechanical engineering students designed, built and tested a special all-terrain tricycle that could take her wherever she wanted to go.

To view the Channel 2 KJRH video and story, visit http://www.kjrh.com/content/news/problemsolvers/story/Making-a-Difference-T-U-students-racing-tricycl/6GFRRHmZzUezjkLKeOCrkw.cspx

Contact:
Amethyst Cavallaro
918-631-2656
cavallaro@utulsa.edu