Robotics

Resident chosen for Roswell's Junior Robotic Surgery Challenge - West Seneca Bee

July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm

West Seneca Bee

Resident chosen for Roswell's Junior Robotic Surgery Challenge
West Seneca Bee
St. Mary's senior and West Seneca native Megan White, left, poses with fellow senior Nicholas Pronobis of Cheektowaga and junior Jeffrey Zoyhofski of East Aurora as accepted members of the Junior Robotic Surgery Challenge at Roswell Park. Three St.

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eLab startup Specdrums acquired by robotics company - Cornell Chronicle

July 11, 2018 - 3:43pm

Cornell Chronicle

eLab startup Specdrums acquired by robotics company
Cornell Chronicle
Specdrums, a music technology company and alumnus of Rev: Ithaca Startup Work's Summer Hardware Accelerator program and Cornell University's eLab program, announced June 22 that it has been acquired by Sphero, a national robotics firm based in Boulder ...

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DENSO Foundation Awards Nearly $1 Million in STEM Education Grants to 25 North American Colleges and Universities - Virginian-Pilot

July 11, 2018 - 11:11am

DENSO Foundation Awards Nearly $1 Million in STEM Education Grants to 25 North American Colleges and Universities
Virginian-Pilot
DNAF funds will be delivered to programs focused on design, materials management, mechanical and electrical engineering principles, thermodynamics, robotics and more – all intended to help cultivate and encourage a new generation of engineers and ...

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'My Loopy' robot 'comes to Earth' to teach children how to write computer code - WHYY

July 11, 2018 - 7:05am

WHYY

'My Loopy' robot 'comes to Earth' to teach children how to write computer code
WHYY
While the My Loopy app is the educational tool, Abichandani said kids can also learn by simply playing with the robot and observing how it interacts with them. Unlike LocoRobo's other robotics programs and systems for schools, which are also more ...

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Robot for kids named best European startup - ZDNet

July 11, 2018 - 5:35am

ZDNet

Robot for kids named best European startup
ZDNet
There are a number of robotics companies vying for space in the lucrative ed tech market. STEAM eduction is increasingly emphasized in budgets, and many schools now offer coding instruction as part of the standard curricula as early as kindergarten.

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Robotics camp inspires thinkers - Troy Daily News

July 10, 2018 - 11:14am

Troy Daily News

Robotics camp inspires thinkers
Troy Daily News
TROY — With summer break at its height, WACO Air Museum and Learning Center is seeking to keep kids engaged with its robotics camps, beginning this week at the center in Troy. The five-day camp, running Monday through Friday, is designed to engage ...

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Robotics essential to comparative advantage, living standards - The Australian

July 10, 2018 - 10:02am

The Australian

Robotics essential to comparative advantage, living standards
The Australian
Investment in this type of robotics education in our schools and universities is essential to advancing the educational and cultural shift that needs to take place. It's time to own robotics on Australian terms. If Australia doesn't invest in the wide ...

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Seven-figure gift announced by Aspen Education Foundation - Aspen Daily News

July 10, 2018 - 5:03am

Aspen Daily News

Seven-figure gift announced by Aspen Education Foundation
Aspen Daily News
Chase said Monday she hopes over time to help foster similar endowments for cherished and long-standing Aspen School District programs such as robotics, college counseling, International Baccalaureate and outdoor education, as she settles in with the ...

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Cromwell Valley teacher wins presidential award for math education - Baltimore Sun

July 10, 2018 - 5:01am

Baltimore Sun

Cromwell Valley teacher wins presidential award for math education
Baltimore Sun
Florence Falatko's fifth-grade students at Cromwell Valley Elementary Magnet School do not learn mathematics sitting at their desks, taking notes as their teacher lectures at the whiteboard. Instead, her students manage mock stock portfolios to learn ...

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This woman-led robotics learning startup wants to be the next BYJU's - YourStory.com

July 9, 2018 - 11:37pm

YourStory.com

This woman-led robotics learning startup wants to be the next BYJU's
YourStory.com
In a technology-driven age, education needs cutting-edge solutions to prepare students for the future. In this context, robotics is an important tool to develop STEM in the country. RoboKart was founded by Chaitali and Ritesh Shah in 2014, purely out ...

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Co-Lin robotics team makes a splash at contest - Dailyleader

July 9, 2018 - 11:02pm

Dailyleader

Co-Lin robotics team makes a splash at contest
Dailyleader
The Seawolf Underwater Robotics Engineering team of Copiah-Lincoln Community College traveled to Federal Way, Washington, to compete in the Marine Advanced Technology Education underwater robotics competition. The team placed 16th out of 28 ...

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Commentary: Industry, Education Needed to Bridge STEM Skills Gap - U.S. News & World Report

July 9, 2018 - 5:19pm

U.S. News & World Report

Commentary: Industry, Education Needed to Bridge STEM Skills Gap
U.S. News & World Report
Inside Subaru of Indiana Automotive, students gather around a scaled-down version of the robotic arms the industry uses to make cars. They watch as it sorts ...

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Lafayette Company Launches STEM Education Subsidiary - Inside INdiana Business

July 9, 2018 - 1:35pm

Inside INdiana Business

Lafayette Company Launches STEM Education Subsidiary
Inside INdiana Business
"The students work with sensors, robots, lasers, CAD, CNC, and complete other tasks used in industry," said Greg Strimel, curriculum developer for STEM Education Works. "However, it is developed within socially-relevant contexts to help broaden student ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ... - Markets Insider

July 9, 2018 - 10:15am

Markets Insider

Rogue Valley Microdevices Advocates for STEM Education and ...
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rogue Valley Microdevices, a full-service precision MEMS foundry specializing in biomedical device ...

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