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Drone Pilot Training Begins Jan. 16

Monday, January 13, 2020

The course is intended for people who want to become more proficient pilots, flying safely and legally. The course is open to researchers, faculty, staff and anyone interested in using the technology for work or commercial ventures.

College of Engineering Training Operations Management

Drone Pilot Training Sign-Ups Open

Monday, January 06, 2020

The Unmanned Aircraft Systems 1 professional development course is the first step to becoming a professional drone pilot.

College of Engineering Global Campus Training Operations Management

Pasch Honored as Engineering Staff Member of the Quarter

Friday, November 08, 2019

Marjorie Pasch has been selected as Staff Member of the Quarter for the first quarter of fiscal year 2020 by the College of Engineering.

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FAA Drone Safety Team Briefing Today

Thursday, October 31, 2019

The U of A will host a Federal Aviation Administration safety team briefing on drones at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 4, in room 512 in the Arkansas Union.

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MSOM Golf Tournament Registration Now Open

Friday, September 06, 2019

Golfers are invited to tee off in support of a scholarship for students in the Master of Science in Operations Management program.

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Drone Class Offered for Fall Semester

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The course will meet in-person, or via video for online students, in three sessions — Aug. 26, Sep. 9 and Sep. 23 — and there will be a final practice exam using a drone.

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Lean Six Sigma Graduate Certificate Offered for First Time this Fall

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

The certificate is especially useful for people in industry to be able to reduce production costs, improve quality and stay competitive.

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Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security Now Available

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Students and professionals can learn to lead security innovation teams in an online certificate program in Homeland Security that will be offered for the first time in fall 2019.

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Researcher Briefs Congressional Delegation on Drone Progress

Thursday, May 02, 2019

University of Arkansas researchers met with the state's congressional delegation in April to highlight innovation efforts related to the use of unmanned aircraft systems, commonly known as drones.

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College of Engineering Celebrates Alumni; Jones Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The accomplishments of alumni of the College of Engineering were celebrated with induction of Joe Ray "J.R." Jones into the college's Hall of Fame and awards presented to distinguished alumni.

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