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Membership of the Space Club is Free and is Opened to all Matriculated Students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure Loading…

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Youth Mapper Club

The University Space Club has been accepted into the Global Youth Mapper as a Club. This is the first time a University in Nigeria will be joining the highly rated program. Under this program, the Club will be Capitalizing on web-based open geospatial technologies, our mission is to cultivate a generation of young leaders to create […]

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Water Rocket Development

The club has developed a special type of water rocket system made completely from Plastic which has been distributed to primary and secondary schools in the country to teach them about rocket science – this is to instigate their interest in space propulsion

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Asteroid Search Campaign 2016

The University Space Club under the Centre for Space Research and Applications, Federal University of Technology Akure in collaboration with the International Astronomical Search Collaboration is organizing the First Asteroid Search Campaign in West Africa. The International Astronomical Search Collaboration (IASC) is an educational outreach program for high schools and colleges. It provides high quality […]

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Open Data Day, Akure

March 7, 2017 | No Comments

Space Club FUTA; on Open Data Day 2017 used OpenStreetMap, TeachOSM tasking manager, Remote Sensing and GIS tools to map garbage sites in Akure, Nigeria and track their exact locations, and the size and type of garbage. The data collected will be handed over to the agency in charge of clean up to help them organise the necessary […]

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Register for Open Data Day, Akure

March 2, 2017 | No Comments

Please Click here to register for Open Data Day

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Space Club Commences QuadCopter Project

February 20, 2017 | No Comments

The University Space Club has began a new project to develop a QaudCopter from Scratch. The project is aimed performing a couple of scientific projects which cut across atmospheric research and Space engineering and exploration. The project is being led by Ibitoye Isaac. Feel free to join the project

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Meet Space Club New Executives

February 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

After Several Months of Scouting for qualified individuals to lead the Space Club Executive team; we finally have a list of the people that will be taking the University Space Club to the next level. The Space Club team appreciate the outgoing executives. EXECUTIVE TEAM President: Dennis Irorere (Meteorology, 300 Level) Vice President (Space Applications): […]

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Space Club organize Maphathon to commence a new project under the YouthMapper

January 31, 2017 | No Comments

We know there’s trash lying around. But in order to clean it up, we first have to get a clear picture of the situation. Mapping (Using Remote Sensing and GIS) can give us the exact location, amount, and type of garbage. This is essential to organize the logistics and the handling for clean-up by the […]

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Vacant Positions in Space Club – Apply by January 13, 2017

January 11, 2017 | No Comments

The University Space Club has grown tremendously in the past few years, from increased international events and Recognition to new collaborations. This growth is supported by intensive work of the Executive Team, which is currently looking for new leadership. Be a part of shaping the future of our organization, while growing your space network and working […]

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Call for Meeting

January 11, 2017 | No Comments

This is to Inform all Existing Members and Interested Members of the University Space Club that the first meeting for the 2016/2017 Academic Session will come up on Saturday, January 14, 2017 by 2:00 pm at Bukar Ibrahim Building, Obanla.

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Apply to be Space Club FUTA next President

October 29, 2016 | No Comments

The University Space Club has grown tremendously in the past few years, from increased international events and Recognition to new collaborations. This growth is supported by intensive work of the Executive Team, which is currently looking for new leadership. Be a part of shaping the future of our organization, while growing your space network and working […]

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FUTA Space Club Joins Global Youth Mapper

October 29, 2016 | No Comments

The University Space Club has been accepted into the Global Youth Mapper as a Club. This is the first time a University in Nigeria will be joining the highly rated program. Under this program, the Club will be Capitalizing on web-based open geospatial technologies, our mission is to cultivate a generation of young leaders to create […]

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Space Club FUTA Hosts 2016 Solar Eclipse Viewing

October 29, 2016 | No Comments

The Space Club of the Federal University of Technology under the University Centre for Space Research and Applications in conjunction with the Nigeria Chapter of Universe Awareness and Astronomers without Borders is organizing a safe viewing of the September 1 Solar Eclipse in the University. An annular eclipse occurs when the sun and moon are […]

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