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InnovaTN Google Drone Games

2019-09-03T09:51:24-06:00

The InnovaTN (pronounced "innovation") Games is a STEM outreach event sponsored by Google. Designed to encourage STEM involvement amongst Clarksville students, the InnovaTN Games pit teams of students against challenges that test their collaborative problem solving and STEM skills. Learn more from this website: http://www.innovatn.org/Here are some articles about our involvement with the InnovaTN:https://www.apsu.edu/news/september-2019-google-drone.phphttps://www.clarksvilleonline.com/2019/09/03/austin-peay-state-university-google-to-lead-drone-building-workshops-in-preview-of-new-innovatn-games-at-riverfest/ [...]

Road Closure Map

2019-08-20T15:32:03-06:00

In April of 2019, student worker Bryndon Rhoton worked with Doug and various county/city agencies to develop an ArcGIS Operations Dashboard to display information about road conditions in the city of Clarksville. Here's a link to the dashboard: https://apsu-gis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/e32f54e135cf400d9952795a393700a4 Here are some local new articles about the Road Conditions Dashboard: https://www.apsu.edu/news/april-2019-austin-peay-gis-center-clarksville-road-closure-map.php [...]

Virtual Reality Drone Lab

2019-08-20T12:40:22-06:00

The Virtual Reality Drone Lab was created at the GIS Center to expose students to useful future technologies. Originally grant-funded, the Lab now actively seeks students with a willingness and desire to develop new virtual reality & drone applications.   Here are some local news articles about the Virtual Reality Drone Lab: https://www.apsu.edu/news/january-2019-austin-peay-virtual-reality-drone-lab.php Mirrored on: [...]

Movies In The Park – 2019

2019-08-20T11:51:54-06:00

APSU GIS Center partnered with APSU CoSTEM and City of Clarksville to provide entertainment at Clarksville Parks and Recreation's Movies In The Park event. In the spirit of the August 17th showing of Ready Player One, the GIS Center gave the general public an opportunity for a free hands on-demo with multiple VR experiences. [...]

APSU Tactile Map

2019-08-27T15:11:18-06:00

Students with visual impairments have trouble traveling through campus. This 24x36 inch map will help them understand campus and its routes to and from buildings. We have been working closely with APSU Disability services to help aid our students. In the News News [...]