Education & Research


UAS Education Comes to Arkansas High School’s JROTC Program

An Arkansas high school’s Air Force Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps (JROTC) is putting to use $10,000 worth of consumer unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)...
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FAA-Sponsored UAS-STEM Camp at NMSU Goes off Without a Hitch

With the increasing popularity of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), New Mexico State University (NMSU) recently capitalized on the opportunity to educate students about science,...
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Homeland Security Announces Kickoff for New sUAS Research Project

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) will officially kick off its partnership with Mississippi for the test and evaluation...
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Canadian University’s New UAV Ground School Open to the Public

Manitoba-based Brandon University (BU) is touting its new course on drones, Applied Topics in Geography: UAV Ground School, offered to both students and the...

Sporty’s Expands Availability of Remote Pilot Test Study App

As the drone community continues to expand, Sporty’s latest Study Buddy App, designed for those looking to become remote pilots, is now available for...

Tynker, Parrot Offer All-in-One Drone Coding Bundle for Kids

Tynker, a game-based platform that teaches kids how to code, has teamed up with Parrot to create the Parrot Mambo Code bundle, offering a...

AUVSI Launches New Chapter for South Florida

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) is launching a new Miami Satellite Chapter focused on showcasing drones, robotics and other unmanned systems...

Illinois Girl Scouts Get Hands-On Drone Education

As part of its weeklong camp devoted to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois (GSSI) recently held an...

Alaska High School Students Build and Fly UAVs, Explore STEM Careers

This summer, Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (ANSEP) is hosting team-based sessions focused on career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)...

Kansas College Adopts Unmanned Safety Institute Curriculum to Prep Students for Drone Careers

Cloud County Community College has become the first college in Kansas to adopt the Unmanned Safety Institute’s (USI) drone curriculum, says USI, an Orlando,...

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