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HIP HOP XPRESS VISITS OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

The Hip Hip Xpress Double Dutch Boom Bus and STREET COLLEGE team set off from Urbana, IL on April 7th, 2022 to visit the Ohio State University College of Engineering to build new connections and share the cultural innovation being curated in Central Illinois. While there, the Express connected with the OSU STEAM Factory to perform and showcase at Franklinton Fridays, a Columbus neighborhood-wide celebration of art, performance, and community. Before heading back home on Saturday, April 9th, the team visited Mifflin Middle School to further showcase Ghetto Genius Motorsports and STREET COLLEGE programming with RC Cars + Drones and Djing 101.

"We party for science and technology" - Dr. Patterson

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Dr. Patterson, 2020-21 Fiddler Innovation Faculty Fellow, was recently interviewed by The National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Photo of Dr. Patterson in front of the Hip Hop Xpress Bus

Photography by Sydney Laput (The Daily Illini, Photo Editor)