Sam Hendren at WOSU interviewed TAP staff and a family at Toys For All Tots for a story about toy adaptation! You can listen to the story here.
The Toy Adaptation Program was featured in an article written by Betsy Piland at the Big Ten Network. The article can be found here.
The Ohio State University Office of University Outreach and Engagement featured the Toy Adaptation Program in their latest published article. The article by Stephanie Wise can be found here.
The Lantern – the student voice of The Ohio State University, featured the Toy Adaptation Program in its October 31st edition! Check out the article here.
TAP team presented the paper “Community Service as a Means of Engineering Inspiration: An Initial Investigation into the Impact of the Toy Adaptation Program” at the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA. Link can be found here.
Microsoft teamed up with TAP at CodeMash, a special toy adaptation workshop where 150 attendees adapted 62 toys. Video can be found here.
At Cardinal Solutions’ Arena Tech Night in Columbus, OH, Molly Mollica presented on the impact of Toy Adaptation and how TAP is working to connect the community through adapted toys. Link can be found here.
TAP received a $32,490 grant for future funding thanks to Battelle Engineering, Technology and Human Affairs (BETHA) Endowment annual grant competition. More information can be found here.