As the lead institution for NASA’s Connecticut Space Grant Consortium (CTSGC), the University of Hartford invites you to its third annual “Community College Quadcopter Challenge”. Five teams from four Connecticut community colleges have built and will fly their quadcopter through an obstacle course. The teams include: ACC Quadcopter from Asnuntuck Community College, The Quad Squad from Northwestern Connecticut Community College, The Quad Squad, The Other Team from Northwestern Community College, QQ from Quinebaug Valley Community College, and the New England Rotors from Three Rivers Community College.

The quadcopters will be attached to a string, or leash, to keep the audience safe while attempting various tasks on an obstacle course. Each team is interviewed by a judge prior to completing the course. Reining champions, Quinebaug Valley Community College, whill be defending their 2017 title. They are two time champions of the Challenge.

The event will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 from 12:00 – 3:00 PM at the Half Gym on Quinnebaug Valley Community College’s campus, located at 742 Upper Maple Street in Danielson, CT.

Campus map of Quinebaug Vally Community College

Time:
Friday, April 13, 2018 from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Address:
Half Gym
Quinebaug Valley Community College
742 Upper Maple Street
Danielson, CT 06239