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A team of GW students competed for the first time in person at the 2022 Design, Build, Fly competition, sponsored by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. The international competition is an opportunity for students to get practical experience in the field.
The aim for the competition was to design, build and test an unmanned aircraft to deliver components needed for vaccination—timely, as this was the first time the competition has been held in person since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Missions included aircraft deployment, staging of vaccination syringes and delivery of environmentally sensitive vaccine vial packages.
NEWS AND EVENTS
- GW Joins Area Colleges and Universities in the Fight against Gun Violence
Experts in various disciplines will contribute to the new 120 Initiative of the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area.
- Liesl Riddle to Serve as Dean of College of Professional Studies
- Q & A: New Program in Higher Ed Administration Highlights Social Justice Concentration
- GW Nursing Students Help to Rescue Injured Hiker in Shenandoah National Park
STORIES FROM OUR COMMUNITY
"Thomas Buergenthal visited my Holocaust class @GWtweets today and I’ll never forget it. It was the first time in my life hearing from a Holocaust survivor directly. Research through text is one thing. Hearing directly from the person is another."
BA Political Science '19
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