Milford student scores big at Invention Convention with vape detector

Rachna Vipparla, a 10th-grader at Jonathan Law High School, walked away from the May 4 state Invention Convention at the University of Connecticut with a number of awards for her invention, a device that can detect the use of electronic cigarettes in school bathrooms. She won the 3M award for the Best Invention Enhancing Businesses, Homes or Lives. She won … read more

14 from Milford advance to state Invention Convention

The Milford Education Foundation held its second annual Milford Invention Convention on Saturday, March 28 at Jonathan Law High School Following the format of the Connecticut Invention Convention, more than 100 children ranging from kindergarten to seventh grade presented their problem-solving ideas in groups — called judging circles — to their peers and local judges. Fourteen young inventors were chosen … read more