Cody Thorson

of Purdue Solar

Cody Thorson is a freshman studying cell and molecular biology. She is currently the VP of Business for Purdue Solar Racing and is originally from Orange County, Ca.

Comments Off on Purdue’s ‘Cinderella Story’ at the Race

This being my first year attending Shell Eco-marathon, I didn’t expect anything more than what my club members had told me. A hectic schedule, few hours of sleep, and sunshine filled days was all I expected. What ensued encompassed my expectations and then continued far beyond when our story turned into what a neighboring team…

Comments Off on Lighter and Sleeker for This Year’s Race

Purdue Solar Racing (PSR) has shown tremendous strides over our 22-year history. With a car that failed to qualify at Sunrayce as our starting point, we could only go up. PSR was founded on the principle of building and racing solar cars as well as educating the public on alternative forms of energy.  Through improvements…