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2020 Aerospace Alumni Cup Team
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Members at AIAA Ice Skating Event
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November 2019 GBM with the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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Inaugural Tech Talk with UMD's Dr. Norman Wereley
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October 2019 GBM with the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
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September 2019 GBM with Aurora Flight Sciences
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2019 Fall BBQ
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Members at the 2019 Air vs. Space Games
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Members at the 2019 AIAA Banquet
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Members at the AIAA NCS and Mid-Atlantic Section Diversity and Inclusion Event


The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is the professional society for aerospace engineering. Here at the University of Maryland, we have one of the largest and most active student branches on the East Coast.

We offer students interested in the aerospace field a chance to meet other students with similar interests, the opportunity to hear aerospace-related guest speakers, and to participate in a variety of activities, including field trips, group projects, and social events.

Upcoming Events

JPL Event

Dave Mohr, a UMD alum and systems engineer at JPL will be giving a virtual talk along with three recent UMD grads and JPL employees: Neel Patel, Shelly Szanto, and William “Cooper” Gilbert. Dave has worked on several missions at JPL, and is currently the lead systems engineer for the NISAR flight operations team. Neel, Shelly, and Cooper have all worked on a variety missions at JPL in a wide range of roles. Please join us to learn about working at JPL, and the job/internship opportunities they offer.
Where: EGR1102 (Resnik Hall)
When: October 27, Refreshments and Pizza at 6:30 PM, Talk starting at 7:00 PM