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Date of Award


Culminating Project Type

Starred Paper

Degree Name

Engineering: M.E.M


Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering


College of Science and Engineering

First Advisor

Ben Beliga

Second Advisor

Hiral Shah

Keywords and Subject Headings

DOE, Garden Yield, Radishes Grow


One of Cummins' six core values as stated by the management team is called "corporate responsibility". Part of that value includes the statements "Serve and improve the communities in which we live. Support company-sponsored community projects" (see Appendix E). Every Cummins employee is encouraged to support the core values. In addition, each Cummins employee is granted four EECC (Every Employee, Every Community) hours per calendar year to use towards community involvement programs.



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