Splash Biography

NATHAN RANKIN, BC sophomore studying Comp Sci

Major: Computer Science

College/Employer: BC

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a BC sophomore studying computer science with a minor in physics. On campus I am a teaching assistant for CS2, a member of the BC Computer Science Society E-Board and sing in the Chorale. Additionally I hold a private pilot's license with an instrument rating and have over 120 hours in the air.

Past Classes

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X1898: Intro to Aviation in BC Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 03, 2019)
Intro to aviation is a great start for someone who is curious about how planes fly, or are interested in pursuing a pilot's license. Some of the topics we will cover include the basic physics behind aerodynamics, airplane systems, air traffic control and the National Airspace System, and aviation weather.