UAS / Quadcopter Skills Expo

The UAS Skills Expo will be an opportunity for all teams to “show-off” what they have learned over the year.  Each team will present their challenge to the other UAS teams and include such information as challenge logbook information including timelines, successes, failures, learning experiences, and then a detailed explanation...

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St. Mary’s College of Maryland, NSWC Indian Head, Patuxent Partnership Form Educational Partnership

St. Mary’s City, Maryland – The Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division (NSWC IHEODTD), St. Mary’s College of Maryland (SMCM), and The Patuxent Partnership formalized an educational partnership agreement that will advance scientific research and foster academic growth in science, mathematics, technology, and engineering. Representatives...

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UAS / Quadcopter Training Session 3

The UAS / quadcopter initiative is designed to address the educational components and theories of UAS operations and flight. The program is open to all high school students/teams interested in learning about Unmanned Aerial Systems and developing skills associated with the building and flight of these systems.  The program does...

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Winners selected for St. Mary’s County 2018 Science & Engineering special awards 

  Lexington Park, MD – The Patuxent Partnership announces the winners of the 2018 St. Mary’s County Science & Engineering awards for middle and high school students. Eight St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering Fair participants from senior and junior divisions were selected for awards in the areas of aeronautics and...

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Night of Engineering

Night of Engineering is an opportunity to learn about the College of Southern Maryland’s Mechanical and Electrical Engineering partnership with the University of Maryland College Park and Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) located at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station in St. Mary’s County. The event is free but registration...

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VEX Robotics Middle School Championship

Each year (in April) a new challenge is announced for the competition. This year, the challenge is VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) In the Zone. Teams must build a robot to compete in the challenge. During the championship event, teams will be interviewed by judges for awards.

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UAS / QuadCopter Training Session 1

The UAS / quadcopter initiative is designed to address the educational components and theories of UAS operations and flight. The program is open to all high school students/teams interested in learning about Unmanned Aerial Systems and developing skills associated with the building and flight of these systems.  The program does...

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