Technology

An In-depth Look at Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Security

An In-depth Look at Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Security

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are a rapidly emerging technology with global impact. Candice Carter, chair of MS-Cybersecurity at WilmU and an internationally recognized expert, has co-authored a definitive text on UAS and how to protect the skies over America in a new book. Carter and her co-authors address China’s advances in military, commercial, and recreational […]

Gaming Student is No Robot

Gaming Student is No Robot

One of the greatest joys of teaching is watching students blossom as they realize their personal potential. Daulton Nelson, a gaming student, took charge of his education and career path by developing a stellar senior project, and taking the lead developer position on his class team project. “I could tell he was trying to find […]

Light Painting Illuminates Advanced Photography Students

Light Painting Illuminates Advanced Photography Students

Students in the TEC 300Advanced Photography class create photographs through light painting, a technique where photographers use a series of long exposures using a tripod. High powered flashlights and strobes are used to illuminate sections of the subject. Select images are then merged together using a Photoshop function. “It allows students to create dramatic images […]

Games Inspire Science Super Heroes

Games Inspire Science Super Heroes

Luna Wolf Studios, founded by a group of talented and entrepreneurial WilmU alums, has created five educational games for Legends of Learning, a program for elementary and middle-school teachers that engages students through games played in the classroom.

At the Scene of the Crime

At the Scene of the Crime

Imagine a 3-D environment in which you can “walk” through a crime scene and investigate a murder. Students in the Game Design and Development Program have created a CSI app.

Let’s Make Something

Let’s Make Something

Techies rejoice! The College of Technology launched a new Maker Certificate – with that, came an innovative partnership with Next Fab. It’s time to create the next big thing and the College of Technology has a certificate to help that happen – the Makers Certificate. The new program is designed to help students learn how […]