Andrea prepping for a drone flight in Mexico Tom and Rob at NIU's Research and Artistry Day Earle is the poster boy for OSEEL at NIU The old NEIL lab at NIU. Taking a break from flying drones to play with the spider monkeys Rob Kondratowicz demonstrates the Augmented Reality Sandbox. Earle demonstrates the Velodyne lidar scanner at Undergraduate Research and Artistry Day at NIU. Final inspection before a drone flight Josh, Ryley, and Hudson demonstrating the interactive alumni web map for CNRE's Grad Bash Tom Pingel doing a terrestrial lidar scan in Puerto Morelos, Mexico. Tom and Earle at NIU's Research and Artistry Day Packed and ready to fly some drones in Mexico for the REU. Dr. Pingel showcases the lab at the VT Alumni Weekend Andrea Saavedra presenting her work on the REU. The Student Engagement Fund AR Sandbox team at NIU Matt Mendez presenting his work on tactile maps for people with visual impairments Taking water samples for the REU in Leona Vicario. Composite drone photo of NIU.