Make an Impact
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
- Undergraduate Research Program Integrates Green Chemistry, Science Policy
The program brings together students from around the country to participate in workshops and independent research led by Department of Chemistry faculty.
- Eyes on the Prize: Student Stars in Soccer and Psychology
- SMHS Class of 2026 Takes the First Step in Health Care Journey
- U.S. Senators Chris Murphy, Rob Portman Debate at GW
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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