FAA Drone Safety Team Briefing Today
Andy Lamb and Rich Ham fly a customized drone for joint research with U.S. Geological Survey in California and Oregon.
Want to be a Federal Aviation Administration-certificated Unmanned Aircraft System (drone) remote pilot? The University of Arkansas will host a Federal Aviation Administration safety team briefing on drones at 11 a.m. today, Monday, Nov. 4, in room 512 in the Arkansas Union.
Richard Ham, associate director of the Master of Science in Operations Management Program, will give a Federal Aviation Administration briefing on drone operations including airspace, regulatory requirements for remote pilots, research and education opportunities at the University of Arkansas. Drones used in exciting research at the university will be displayed.
The award, the department's most prestigious given to a single researcher's group, supports fundamental research with the potential to advance national security.
The Oxford Film Festival has gone virtual and the film Animal by Russell Sharman, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, is being featured and premieres today.
Alex Guynn will receive the Commitment to Justice Award, Nathan Bogart will be given the Early Career Award, and the Career Champion Award will go to the Legal Team at Walmart Inc.
Sarah Judy of Walton College and J. Laurence Hare of Fulbright College have been selected by the University of Arkansas Academic Advising Council as 2019-20 outstanding academic advisors.
Starting at 5 p.m. today, webBASIS will be unavailable and BASIS access will be limited until 8 a.m. Monday, June 1. This planned outage is required to convert BASIS data to the new Workday system.