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Highlights from "GAME of DRONES" at Virginia Western Community College, June 12-15, 2017

6/20/17

"GAME OF DRONES" Summer Camp deemed HUGE success!


"Overall great experience learning about programming and manufacturing!"

"I had a great time learning about business and industry."

"The camp was very educational and very fun!"

"This camp has been a fun time from the drone, to the trips, to the people. I would highly recommend this experience!"


The Gereau Center, Rocky Mount, VA - Franklin County High School Students took part in an Advanced Manufacturing Summer Camp. From field trips to mission flights, the students had a great time with experiential learning!

  • Highlights included:
    Tours of local manufacturing facilities Solution Matrix and Trinity Packaging
    A visit to the VWCC FAB Lab
    Instruction in DRONE technology including building the remote control, installing software, installing code and customization
    Drone mission completion and a showcase/competition at the conclusion of the camp

Click here to view pictures of the camp in action!