Robotics

Bound Brook High School Robotics Team caps memorable run at Word Championships - MyCentralJersey.com

May 17, 2018 - 7:13am

MyCentralJersey.com

Bound Brook High School Robotics Team caps memorable run at Word Championships
MyCentralJersey.com
At the conclusion of the Mid-Atlantic Robotics District Championship at Lehigh University, the Bound Brook High School Robotics Team — FRC Team 56, R.O.B.B.E. — was preparing to clean up its workstation for the last time of the season. Team 56 had ...

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Alamogordo robotics team raising funds to travel to Washington DC - Alamogordo Daily News

May 16, 2018 - 8:24pm

Alamogordo Daily News

Alamogordo robotics team raising funds to travel to Washington DC
Alamogordo Daily News
One of the goals that the FRC team is trying to reach is to improve access to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educational activities, such as robotics for New Mexico students, especially underserved students. Eight members of the high ...

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Tierra Del Sol Elementary School Students Take 1st in ABQ Robotics Competition - El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)

May 16, 2018 - 5:37pm

El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)

Tierra Del Sol Elementary School Students Take 1st in ABQ Robotics Competition
El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)
Two Tierra Del Sol Elementary School students placed 1st in the RoboRAVE (Robots Are Very Educational) International robotics competition held in Albuquerque. TDS Sundancers Juanito Murillo and Demetrius Delgado, competed in the a-MAZE-ing event ...

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Watch every panel from TC Sessions: Robotics - TechCrunch

May 16, 2018 - 2:12pm

Watch every panel from TC Sessions: Robotics
TechCrunch
... Leila Takayama of UC Santa Cruz and Patrick Sobalvarro of Veo Robotics took part in an exploration of the ways in which humans and robots can collaborate in work and home settings. Getting there is a mix of safety and education on both the humans ...

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DB robotics team ranks fourth in state in offensive power, in top 20 percent overall worldwide - Kingsport Times News

May 16, 2018 - 9:48am

Kingsport Times News

DB robotics team ranks fourth in state in offensive power, in top 20 percent overall worldwide
Kingsport Times News
Team members and adult leaders said during a presentation at a Board of Education work session Tuesday that's a great place to be for a team that just finished its seventh year of competitions. The team also is ranked fourth of 34 teams across ...

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Over 30000 students help to break the record for largest robot competition - Guinness World Records

May 16, 2018 - 8:57am

Guinness World Records

Over 30000 students help to break the record for largest robot competition
Guinness World Records
... KY for a week-long celebration of STEM, diversity, and robotics. Teams from Canada, China, United Kingdom and the United States brought home trophies for their achievements in robotics education including computational thinking, teamwork, and coding.

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Over 30000 students help to break the record for largest robot competition - Guinness World Records

May 16, 2018 - 8:57am

Guinness World Records

Over 30000 students help to break the record for largest robot competition
Guinness World Records
... KY for a week-long celebration of STEM, diversity, and robotics. Teams from Canada, China, United Kingdom and the United States brought home trophies for their achievements in robotics education including computational thinking, teamwork, and coding.

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A Glance at the Future: Exploring an Algorithm for Education - PR Newswire (press release)

May 16, 2018 - 8:47am

A Glance at the Future: Exploring an Algorithm for Education
PR Newswire (press release)
Plus, robots work 24 hours a day." Fateri acknowledged, "It is hard to accept and digest the brutal facts about the future but education is truly one of the last segments of society that has remained depressingly and embarrassingly stagnant." What's ...

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Top Robotics Report 2018 - Global Forecast to 2023 - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 16, 2018 - 6:01am

Top Robotics Report 2018 - Global Forecast to 2023
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Growing demand for domestic robots for domestic applications such as vacuum cleaning and lawn mowing is the key factor driving the growth of the market. However, the market for entertainment, education, and personal applications is expected to grow at ...

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Denver robotics team member wins award - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

May 16, 2018 - 4:04am

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Denver robotics team member wins award
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
FIRST — or For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology — is an international organization that created a number of student robotic programs and competitions. The award recognizes effective student leaders who embrace FIRST's ideals.

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Tillamook students place third in Navigator Class at regional underwater robotics contest - Tillamook Headlight-Herald

May 15, 2018 - 8:16pm

Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Tillamook students place third in Navigator Class at regional underwater robotics contest
Tillamook Headlight-Herald
The Tillamook team, called Waterlogged, was one of 40 teams from Oregon and southern Washington that participated in the 7th annual Oregon Regional Marine Advanced Technology Education Remotely Operated Vehicle competition on April 28 at the ...

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Student ROV team takes 3rd place at regional competition - SanJuanIslander.com

May 15, 2018 - 5:31pm

SanJuanIslander.com

Student ROV team takes 3rd place at regional competition
SanJuanIslander.com
The Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Center uses underwater robots – also known as remotely operated vehicles or ROVs – to teach science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and prepare students for technical careers. Working in ...

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Up to 60 West Virginia Middle School Students to Advance to Final Round in Cyber Robotics Coding Competition - Business Wire (press release)

May 15, 2018 - 3:20pm

Business Wire (press release)

Up to 60 West Virginia Middle School Students to Advance to Final Round in Cyber Robotics Coding Competition
Business Wire (press release)
The first-of-its-kind Cyber Robotics Coding Competition CRCC created by ISCEF and is supported by Intelitek and Oracle Academy, Oracle's free educational program that advances computer science education globally. The online competition is designed to ...

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Lockheed Pushes STEM Education With Sponsored Robotics Research Lab in Jordan - GovConWire

May 15, 2018 - 12:54pm

GovConWire

Lockheed Pushes STEM Education With Sponsored Robotics Research Lab in Jordan
GovConWire
TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has partnered with King's Academy in Jordan to sponsor a robotics laboratory at the nonprofit school in an effort to support science, technology, engineering and math education, ...

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Makeblock Invited to Present its Insights and Best Practices on Future STEAM Education at RoboRAVE International - Robotics Tomorrow (press release)

May 15, 2018 - 8:43am

Makeblock Invited to Present its Insights and Best Practices on Future STEAM Education at RoboRAVE International
Robotics Tomorrow (press release)
Recognized by RoboRAVE as a thought leader in STEAM education, Jasen Wang, founder & CEO of Makeblock, was invited to give a speech titled "Robotics in Education-Moving Forward" on-site. The speaking session was scheduled for 6 p.m. -7 p.m. on ...

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Toms River begins its $763K robotics, computing project - Asbury Park Press

May 15, 2018 - 5:57am

Asbury Park Press

Toms River begins its $763K robotics, computing project
Asbury Park Press
"It's such an exciting time to be in education, because our workforce is changing at such a rapid pace," said Norma DeNoia, Toms River Regional's director of secondary curriculum. "It (the grant) is all about more opportunities for students and more ...

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Taking robotics to new depths: Fairview students take part in ROV competition on Dauphin Island - CullmanSense

May 14, 2018 - 9:16pm

CullmanSense

Taking robotics to new depths: Fairview students take part in ROV competition on Dauphin Island
CullmanSense
The annual competition is part of an international program created by the California-based Marine Advanced Technology Education Center (MATE), whose stated purpose is “to provide the marine technical workforce with appropriately educated workers and ...

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Taking robotics to new depths: Fairview students take part in ROV competition on Dauphin Island - CullmanSense

May 14, 2018 - 8:50pm

CullmanSense

Taking robotics to new depths: Fairview students take part in ROV competition on Dauphin Island
CullmanSense
The annual competition is part of an international program created by the California-based Marine Advanced Technology Education Center (MATE), whose stated purpose is “to provide the marine technical workforce with appropriately educated workers and ...

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Makeblock Invited to Present its Insights and Best Practices on Future STEAM Education at RoboRAVE International - PR Newswire (press release)

May 14, 2018 - 6:10pm

Makeblock Invited to Present its Insights and Best Practices on Future STEAM Education at RoboRAVE International
PR Newswire (press release)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The global leading STEAM education provider Makeblock, as a top worldwide education partner, was invited to speak on future STEAM education at the annual 2018 RoboRAVE International robotics ...

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Druid Hills High valedictorian excels in technology and soccer - MDJOnline.com

May 14, 2018 - 4:21pm

MDJOnline.com

Druid Hills High valedictorian excels in technology and soccer
MDJOnline.com
When I joined a robotics team, I didn't know a lot about programming, but getting involved helped me figure out that I want to pursue computer sciences after I graduate,” Rajan said. “Both soccer and robotics involve being a part of team and learning ...

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