The Rocketry Show Podcast https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/therocketryshow/TRS-6_96.mp3
Welcome to episode 6.96!
We are joined by the University of Akron's "Akronauts" rocketry team!
We were joined by the following team members:
Team President - Emily Armbrust Chief Engineer - Blake Bowser Former Team President - Mattew Stanko Treasurer - Olivia Renkel Former Chief Engineer - Mattew Reppa Project Manager - Jon Davis
The team formed in 2014, and have been involved in a number of national STEM focused rocket competitions, including NASA Student Launch(USLI), and Spaceport America Cup
They give a fun and detailed overview of what their team is all about, and a couple of their recent competition projects.
You can visit their website for more information at https://akronauts.org/
Here is a listing of the Overall Winners and Awards in the 2020 NASA Student Launch competition:
Overall Winner: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 2nd Place: University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina 3rd Place: University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama 4th Place: University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 5th Place: North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 6th Place: University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana 7th Place: Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 8th Place: Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 9th Place: Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 10th Place: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio