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Robofest robotics competition draws students from all over world to Lawrence Tech | Local News

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

More than 600 students from around the world will travel to Lawrence Technological University for three days of competition in Robofest, a youth robotics competition.Competitions will begin at LTU in Southfield on Thursday, May 16, with the world championship game competition coming Saturday, May 18.It’s the 20th anniversary of the event, founded by [...]

Two-thirds: Local ACME Robotics team wins six of nine matches at the worlds competition in Houston

By |May 7th, 2019|Robotics|

The ACME Robotics team came in 22nd-place this year at the world competition.Submitted photo by Stephanie LewisBack in March, it was an offer.In April, it became a Texas reality.From April 17-20, the ACME Robotics team, comprised of various Nevada County high school students, went to the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and [...]

Motlow opens new robotics center | Local News

By |May 2nd, 2019|Robotics|

Motlow State Community College officially opened its new Automation and Robotics Training Center (ARTC) in McMinnville on Friday, April 26 – marking the completion of a training center unlike any other within the state, according to college officials.“We are going to showcase this asset,” said Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner [...]

Rise Of The Machines: School Robotics Programs Growing Across The Region | Local News

By |April 22nd, 2019|Robotics|

64° Mostly Cloudy St. Johnsbury, VT (05819) Today Sun and clouds mixed. High 69F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.. Tonight Some clouds. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 44F. Winds [...]

Local robotics team competing against best in the world

By |April 21st, 2019|Robotics|

Buy Photo None Bryce Neptune, left, and Jagr Krtanjeck, both 18, of the Tech Fire robotics team practice running the robot for the upcoming World Championship event in Detroit, Thursday, April 18, 2019. John A. Pavoncello photo The York Dispatch Source link

Three local robotics teams qualify for World Championships

By |April 20th, 2019|Robotics|

Holy Cross Catholic Elementary School is pictured in this February 17, 2013 file photo. Jason Kryk / Windsor Star The Grade 7 robotics team from Holy Cross Catholic school is the only elementary school entry from Windsor-Essex that will compete in the First Lego League Into Orbit World Championships at Detroit’s Cobo Center [...]

Local robotics teams head to FIRST World Championships in Detroit

By |April 20th, 2019|Robotics|

CLOSE About 40 schools came to compete in the fourth annual FIRST Robotics district event Friday, March 29, 2019 at Marysville High School. Brian Wells, The Times HeraldCros-Lex senior Nicholas Matthews last went to the FIRST World Championships as a freshman with Da MOOse, an independent robotics team in the Blue Water Area.Four years later, [...]

Local high schools competing at world robotics championship

By |April 19th, 2019|Robotics|

ASHLAND, Ore. — Four southern Oregon high schools are competing this week in robotics competitions across the country. Mazama, Lost River, St. Mary’s, and Ashland High School are all represented in tournaments across several states. It’s the Ashland High School team’s second time competing at the “Vex Robotics World Championship” in Houston, Texas. [...]

Central’s robotics team hones problem-solving skills | Local News

By |April 19th, 2019|Robotics|

Central Union High School’s robotics team poses with their entry in the 34th FIRST Robotics Competition in Los Angeles. COURTESY PHOTO JP GARCIA One knows he or she is approaching the lair of Central Union High School’s robotics team by the consistent sound of clanging metals permeating the vicinity.The team, aside from being [...]

Opelika High School robotics team to compete in FIRST championship | Local News

By |April 17th, 2019|Robotics|

Two years ago, Brenda Howell helped Opelika High School create a FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) robotics team. Now, Howell’s students are gearing up for the world championships.Opelika High’s team headed for Houston early Tuesday morning to participate in the FIRST Championship, which will take place today through Saturday. [...]