Popayán, also known as the White City for its numerous colonial white buildings, is the capital of Cauca, a department southwest of Bogotá.

After a short bus ride from Popayán, our team arrived at its final destination, where we spent a week in the mountains, immersed in the Guambiano's traditions and history.

Age: 13 to 17 years old

Grade: 8th - 11th grade

Female: 21 girls (60%)

Male: 14 boys (40%)

Total Participants: 35 students

Student Demographics

Our team delivered 30 hours of STEM training, facilitating the assembly of three robots: a hydraulic arm, an electric car, and a robotic arm. We concluded our week with our most awaited science fair, where our students explained the functionality of their prototypes to family members, younger students, and the community.

Project Deliverables