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    Design a Travel Product

    A SouthLife Supply Co. Product Design Challenge

    Apply Christensen's "job to be done" theory on product development to create a pattern or paper prototype for a leather item to enhance SouthLife Supply Co.'s travel category.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 9-12+
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    Nip Nutrient Pollution

    A Water Quality Improvement Challenge

    Identify a source of nutrient pollution in your neighborhood or community and create a plan to reduce it.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 6-8
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    Create a Connection

    A Grassroots Coffee Social Media Challenge

    Create a social media campaign that increases brand awareness and engagement by meaningfully connecting new market customers to Grassroots Coffee.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 9-12+
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    Make a Better PLAYce

    A Thomasville Center for the Arts Creative Play Challenge

    Identify a "play desert" in your community and design a creative play installation for that place.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 6-8
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    Banking for Future Prosperity

    A TC Federal Bank Business Challenge

    Identify a potential financial challenge and create a strategy for banks to relevantly address that challenge for Generation Z.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 9-12+
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    Eradicate Food Waste

    A Sweetgrass Dairy Business Operations Challenge

    Propose a remedy to reduce or recycle food waste in Sweet Grass Dairy's supply chain.

    SUGGESTED GRADE LEVELS: 9-12+