Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards Announced as New Director of MGMWERX

Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards Announced as New Director of MGMWERX MONTGOMERY – MGMWERX recently announced the hiring of new Director Brig General (Ret) Trent H. Edwards. Edwards comes to MGMWERX from the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce where he served as Senior Vice President of Military and Community.  In addition to his career […]

MGMWERX Secures Virtual Reality Education for Booker T. Washington Students

MONTGOMERY – MGMWERX, on behalf of the Air University, recently orchestrated the installment of two virtual reality stations at Booker T. Washington Magnet High School in Montgomery. Lobaki, a virtual reality company and academy, implemented the installation, will facilitate the training of select teachers at the high school. In turn, this Virtual Reality academy will […]

MGMWERX Hosts PME Technology Showcase

In late October, MGMWERX hosted a live technology showcase presenting state-of-the-art instruments utilized for the delivery of content for instruction.  With both military and civilian attendees, leaders in professional education technology, including Design Interactive, Overmatch, Bevilacqua Research Corporation, Dynepic, and The DVI Group, presented expertise and processes on the subject matter.   “This event was […]

Project Flash Ready for the Military

(Montgomery, Ala.) – Earlier this year, the Blue Horizons research task force teamed up with MGMWERX to host a challenge for robotics teams from schools in the River Region. The teams were tasked with creating prototypes of a protective shell for a raspberry pi computer and battery. GEARS, Inc. from Eastwood and Cornerstone Schools went […]

2020 Top Flight Pitch Night

On May 18, in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, MGMWERX and the Air University, virtually pulled off its 2nd Annual Top Flight Pitch Night.  Despite changes to the Pitch Night, there was still much excitement during the virtual event and immense celebration when Air University’s Major Marcus Laird was announced as the first-place winner. […]

MGMWERX Top Flight Pitch Night Goes Virtual

(Montgomery, AL) MGMWERX, in partnership with Air University, will host the second Top Flight Pitch Night on May 18th . This pitch night will take place virtually with Air University students participating from around the world and the ability for an audience to tune in live online. Four airmen will pitch to a panel of […]

Here’s How MGMWERX Is Adapting

This Is How MGMWERX Is Adapting! Thanks to virtual technology MGMWERX is still open for business! We are actively executing design sprints, planning live and virtual events, making connections and  generally making the magic happen! You can stay connected with MGMWERX by signing up for our newsletter, following us on social media, and connecting with […]

GEARS Robotics Team Provides Solution for MGMWERX Design Challenge

(Montgomery, Ala.) – Project Flash, an MGMWERX Design Challenge, offered top performing teams from the River Region BEST Robotics competition an opportunity to provide challenge solutions. The STEAM Machine from Wetumpka High School, GEARS, Inc. from Eastwood and Cornerstone Schools, and Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School Robotics teams were given the challenge to create a […]

MGMWERX Hosts Grant Writing Workshop For Local Educators

(Montgomery, Ala.) – Staying true to their mission to help solve military and civilian problems, MGMWERX hosted a Grant Writing Workshop on Friday, January 24, 2020. Local educators gathered inside the four walls for extensive information on grant writing and fundraising. The workshop offered two separate session times, and was open to educators of all […]