STEM Best Practices

Atlanta section’s own Dr. Thomas Mensah participated on 11 March 2016 in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) best-practices forum at Howard University. Additionally, women students from Spelman College demonstrated a robot they had built. The event was a fantastic opportunity to connect with woman,… Read More

Congressional Visits Day 2016

Despite the shutdown of the entire METRO train system in our nation’s capital, three intrepid AIAA members represented Georgia for Congressional Visits Day 2016. Of the 14 Georgia Congressmen in the House of Representatives, we were able to meet with legislative staff or deliver information… Read More

Women Engineers

Yesterday was International Women’s Day 2016. Microsoft Philanthropies has a page with video devoted to the topic of women engineers/inventors. The point, of course, is to show how we know the names of great male inventors but not female inventors. And a Google search of… Read More

Atlantic Bold Bets in Atlanta

On Thursday 8 October 2015, The Atlantic magazine hosted another in their Bold Bets series downtown at the Biltmore Imperial Ballroom. The topic was Commercializing the Cosmos, which is possibly the perfect topic for the city with the busiest airport and a university that has… Read More