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UNCC Rocket Team Wins NASA Student Launch Competition

49er Rocketry Team Wins NASA USLI Competition The UNC Charlotte 49er Rocketry Team won first place overall in this year’s NASA Student Launch competition. The team of Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering Technology students placed first … Continue reading

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Student Veterans, Today and Everyday

https://inside.uncc.edu/news-features/2020-11-11/serving-veterans-today-and-every-day?utm_source=gmail&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=   By: Paul Nowell Wednesday, November 11, 2020 As the U.S. military develops the sophisticated weapon systems of the future, UNC Charlotte engineering students, including veteran Jason Solomon, are on the forefront of cutting-edge research in the field. In … Continue reading

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NEW GRANT PROMOTES VETERAN STUDENTS STEM RESEARCH

  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020 In continuation of the military veterans program in the Lee College of Engineering at UNC Charlotte and in a new collaboration with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) has awarded … Continue reading

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Niner Rocketry Places Second

Niner Rocketry Team Places Second   Although the program was delayed and the annual launch finale event in Huntsville cancelled, 54 teams were able to compete remotely in the design, building and testing portions of the 2020 NASA Student Launch competition, and … Continue reading

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NEW GRANT TO SUPPORT MILITARY VETERANS’ GRADUATE STUDIES

UNC Charlotte has received a $750,000 grant to help attract and support military veterans in earning graduate degrees in STEM disciplines, with particular emphasis on advanced degrees in mechanical engineering. The three-year grant, from the Office of Naval and Research … Continue reading

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Rocket Team Places Second

UNC Charlotte Won Second Place in NASA’s Student Launch Competition 2019 Innovative engineering in the construction, launching and operation of an autonomous drone led the 49er Rocketry Team to an extremely successful 2019 competition. The drone, or unmanned aerial vehicle … Continue reading

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Heading to Tampa

Student and Faculty members of the Veteran team are heading to the 126th ASEE (American Society of Engineering Education) Conference and Exposition in Tampa Florida from 16-19 June 2019. Stop by booth #133 to visit us and get information on … Continue reading

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