Section Competition Winners Announced!

Congratulations to Ian Spatz and Noah Nelson for placing first and second in our annual paper competition! 1st place – Ian Spatz, University of Arkansas Fayetteville:  “Precision Agriculture and Counterfeit Detection Applications of Multispectral Imaging” 2nd place – Noah Nelson, University of Arkansas Fayetteville: “Autonomous Boat Control Software Design Using Model-Based Systems Engineering” These two… Read more

Thank you for a great 2018! – Don’t forget to RENEW for 2019!

Thank you everyone for coming out to our end of year celebration last week! 2018 was a fantastic year and we are looking forward to any even better 2019! Congratulations to our 2018 Award Winners! Terry Martin – Ozark Section Leadership Award – for contributions to the Ozark Section and Region 5 including service as… Read more

November Events: Fun with Circuits Outreach, Advanced Energy Luncheon and Startup Weekend Maker Edition

November is shaping up to be a busy month!  This month we have the student paper competition wrapping up, and several exciting professional and outreach events around NWA. Robotics/Electronics Outreach & News Interested in helping us grow the next generation of engineers?  We have robotics/electronics teams all over NWA that could use your expertise!  Those highlighted here… Read more

IN Memoriam– John Meredith

The IEEE Ozark Section and Region 5 lost a great supporter and mentor this month in John Meredith.  John passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in Colorado Springs. He was a proud native of Fayetteville, Arkansas and graduated from Fayetteville High School with the Class of 1959 and earned his BSEE at the University… Read more

Tour PushPlastics – October 30th

Come one, come all and see what goes into making filaments for 3D printing!  Springdale based PushPlatic LLC will be providing a tour of their facility to section students and members this month.  We’ll see plastic filament production as well as large format printing. We will meet at their facility at 5:30pm on Tuesday, October… Read more

Section Paper & Region 5 Competitions Launched!

The Region 5 competitions for 2019 have been released!  The Region 5 conference is fun 2-day event attended by the Ozark Section leadership and students from our Branches and Affinity groups in Northwest Arkansas, and is a chance to meet other students and IEEE leaders from across the Southwest (Region 5).   The Ozark Section will… Read more