Northeastern University student Conor Messer will use his Fulbright Scholarship to design a robot to perform minimally invasive cardiac surgery in Abu Dhabi

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

Ever since he can remember, Conor Messer has found himself drawn to the peripheries of his comfort zone. Raised in inner-city Denver, it wasn’t unusual for him to cross paths with people who didn’t look anything like him in his neighborhood, at church and at school. Years later, as a student at Northeastern, [...]

Brother Rice robotics students design and build functioning prosthetic hands for Cambodian teen

By |April 20th, 2019|Robotics|

Brother Rice High School in Mount Greenwood prides itself on promoting STEM and service in its classrooms.When those two missions intersected this school year, students were afforded the rare opportunity to change a young girl’s life.From August to March, robotics team members Liam Coughlin and Matteo Valencia spent countless hours putting their engineering [...]