Norfolk high school students win chance to take part in international robotics festival | Cromer, Sheringham and North Walsham News

By |May 21st, 2019|Robotics|

PUBLISHED: 15:12 20 May 2019 | UPDATED: 15:22 20 May 2019 Jessica Frank-Keyes Three Alderman Peel High School pupils have won the chance to compete in an international robotics festival, with their creations Uncle Grunkle and Derek. Photo: The Wensum Trust The Wensum Trust Pupils at a north Norfolk high school have celebrated [...]

Students at Annapolis High worry about future without robotics funding

By |May 20th, 2019|Robotics|

In the weeks since County Executive Steuart Pittman released his $1.7 billion budget, students at Annapolis High School are wondering why funding for their robotics team was slashed.The Board of Education’s $40,000 request for high school robotics didn’t make it to Pittman’s proposal, which was revealed May 1. School board members advocated for [...]

NSE trains students on robotics, tasks Buhari to fund science education – The Eagle Online

By |May 20th, 2019|Robotics|

The Nigerian Society of Engineers has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to increase funding for space science and education to move Nigeria to first world technology.Dr Musiliu Agoro, NSE Chairman in Lagos State, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on the sidelines of a practical robotics training [...]

Report: Year Four students to learn AI, robotics and computer programming from 2020 | Malaysia

By |May 19th, 2019|Robotics|

Students are pictured during a coding class at the newly-launched MakerSpace in Balik Pulau March 7, 2019. — Picture by KE OoiKUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — The subject of Design and Technology (RBT) related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), computer programming and robotics will be introduced to Year Four Pupils beginning 2020. The Ministry [...]

Taranaki students win middle-school division at Robotics World Championships in the USA

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

suppliedTara Stevens and Riley Pollard, of the Nakibots robotics team, were winners of their division at the VEX IQ World Championships. An all-girl robotics team from Taranaki has been crowned world champions.  New Plymouth's Tara Stevens, 14, and Okato's Riley Pollard, 11, fought off around 80 others from 24 countries to take out their division at the VEX IQ Robotics [...]

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 [...]

Father Mercredi students undefeated at robotics competition, going to nationals in Halifax

By |May 15th, 2019|Robotics|

Tanner Zachkewich (left) and Tryton Harper win gold at the Skills Canada Alberta competition after an undefeated performance. Laura Beamish/Fort McMurray Today/Postmedia Network Two Father Mercredi High School students will be joining Team Alberta to compete in robotics at the 2019 Skills Canada National Competition. Tanner Zachkewich and Tryton Harper, both Grade 9 [...]

SUNY Fredonia students build robots in new course | News, Sports, Jobs

By |May 13th, 2019|Robotics|

OBSERVER Photos by Mary Heyl. Computer science majors Sammie Huang and Mike Conti completed their robot in Jim Pratt’s Introduction to Robotics course, a new offering at SUNY Fredonia.When SUNY Fredonia instructor Jim Pratt began planning the Introduction to Robotics course, he knew one of the most important factors would be cost. While [...]

Mario-Kart themed robotics competition inspires Henderson co. students

By |May 10th, 2019|Robotics|

HENDERSON CO. (N.C.) WSPA -- Teachers in Henderson County are getting Middle School students excited about stem skills with a “Mario-Cart” robotics competition. The competition is based on the Nintendo’s game Mario Kart and its "battle mode,” in which players drive cars with balloons attached to their bumpers in an arena and attempt to [...]

West Feliciana High School students get introduction to robotics | St. Francisville

By |May 9th, 2019|Robotics|

West Feliciana High School sophomore Clarence Emery improves the code for his robot in Amy Adair's introduction to robotics course. West Feliciana High School sophomore Trevor Blankenship selects the right parts for his robot in Amy Adair's [...]