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Why one-third of American working-age men could be displaced by ... - MarketWatch

May 14, 2018 - 2:43pm

Brookings Institution

Why one-third of American working-age men could be displaced by ...
MarketWatch
One third of able-bodied American men between 25 and 54 could be out of job by 2050, contends the author of “The Future of Work: Robots, AI and Automation.”
Will the future of work be a utopia or a dystopia? - Brookings InstitutionBrookings Institution (blog)

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Xponential 2018: 3W Kit Concept Enables UAV Engines to Be Customized - Robotics Business Review

May 14, 2018 - 12:16pm

Robotics Business Review

Xponential 2018: 3W Kit Concept Enables UAV Engines to Be Customized
Robotics Business Review
Tom Atwood is executive director of The National Robotics Education Foundation (NREF) and a director of the Florida Peninsula Chapter of the Association for Unmanned Vehicles International (AUVSI). Lucien Miller, CEO of Innov8tive Designs, also ...

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Georgia's Electric Cooperatives Receive Rare Education Award - PR Newswire (press release)

May 14, 2018 - 10:04am

Georgia's Electric Cooperatives Receive Rare Education Award
PR Newswire (press release)
Examples include college scholarships, school grants, contributions to numerous education efforts –from county literacy and summer reading programs to school sports, Science Olympiads, robotics programs, agricultural-education programs, STEM and ...

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Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees - Chron.com

May 13, 2018 - 7:15pm

KSN-TV

Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees
Chron.com
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus in Salina is offering new degree options. The Salina Journal report s beginning in the fall, the school will offer a bachelor of science in robotics and automation engineering technology.
Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees ...Houston Chronicle

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Cabrillo Middle School robotics team advances toward innovation award - Ventura County Star

May 13, 2018 - 3:30pm

Ventura County Star

Cabrillo Middle School robotics team advances toward innovation award
Ventura County Star
The Rusty Sailors Robotics Team from Cabrillo Middle School in Ventura has been recognized for an invention that focuses on improving the human water cycle and keeping microfibers out of the ocean's waters and sea life. FIRST LEGO League announced ...

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Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees - mySanAntonio.com

May 13, 2018 - 10:49am

KSN-TV

Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees
mySanAntonio.com
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus in Salina is offering new degree options. The Salina Journal report s beginning in the fall, the school will offer a bachelor of science in robotics and automation engineering technology.
Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees ...Houston Chronicle

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Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees - San Francisco Chronicle

May 13, 2018 - 10:45am

San Francisco Chronicle

Kansas State Polytechnic offers robotics, automation degrees
San Francisco Chronicle
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus in Salina is offering new degree options. The Salina Journal report s beginning in the fall, the school will offer a bachelor of science in robotics and automation engineering technology.

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Robotics team prepares for competition at WIPP - Carlsbad Current-Argus

May 13, 2018 - 8:01am

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Robotics team prepares for competition at WIPP
Carlsbad Current-Argus
RoboRAVE is a robotics education program to teach students and teachers how to design, build, program and test robots to perform a variety of tasks.

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All Western Iowa - Omaha World-Herald

May 13, 2018 - 1:04am

All Western Iowa
Omaha World-Herald
Accomplishments: All-state band two years and all-state jazz band; numerous alto saxophone soloist awards; drum major three years; numerous awards as part of school's robotics team ... College: Iowa State; secondary education in history/government.

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All West-Central - Omaha World-Herald

May 13, 2018 - 1:04am

All West-Central
Omaha World-Herald
College: UNL; mechanical engineering. Accomplishments: Captain of marching band's color guard two years; Quiz Bowl; VEX Robotics team; National Honor Society. Nicole Mittman. +11. York_Mittman_Nicole--NEW.jpg. York. Parents: John and Lori Mittman.

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Expanding mathematics through play, robotics and decolonization - Squamish Chief

May 12, 2018 - 7:56am

Squamish Chief

Expanding mathematics through play, robotics and decolonization
Squamish Chief
From June 1 to June 5, Squamish will host the 42nd annual meeting of the Canadian Math Education Study Group, a national conference – offered in both official languages – that brings together 150 of the most influential math educators in Canada. This ...

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Robotics team returns from world championship - Elmira Star-Gazette

May 11, 2018 - 6:32pm

Elmira Star-Gazette

Robotics team returns from world championship
Elmira Star-Gazette
The five-member team is planning an open house for some time in June to celebrate its achievements and recruit for the next season's competition. Mechanical Meltdown is part of the Finger Lakes Area Robotics Education, FLARE, program. It was one of ...

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Local schools excel at underwater robotics competition - Dothan Eagle

May 11, 2018 - 5:20pm

Local schools excel at underwater robotics competition
Dothan Eagle
The event is part of the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) network of 31 regional competitions hosted both nationally and internationally. MATE utilizes the competition as a medium to implement physics, math, electronics, and engineering ...

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Flowers and STEM robotics at Mountain Lakes plant sale - Daily Record

May 11, 2018 - 12:53pm

Daily Record

Flowers and STEM robotics at Mountain Lakes plant sale
Daily Record
Blooms typically take precedence over stems when the Garden Club of Mountain Lakes presents its annual plant sale. But STEM education, representing science, technology, engineering and math, also will have a seat at the table during this year's sale, ...

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Robotics team gears up for district championship - Norwalk Reflector

May 11, 2018 - 12:20pm

Robotics team gears up for district championship
Norwalk Reflector
Wallace is in his first year with Mavericks No. 2252, the EHOVE robotics team, which recently completed its 12th season. He used nearly each week of the “build season” to create a battle station, which is used in competitions to assess the talents and ...

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Robotics team gears up for district championship - Norwalk Reflector

May 11, 2018 - 12:20pm

Robotics team gears up for district championship
Norwalk Reflector
Wallace is in his first year with Mavericks No. 2252, the EHOVE robotics team, which recently completed its 12th season. He used nearly each week of the “build season” to create a battle station, which is used in competitions to assess the talents and ...

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Oak Grove Lego team receives recognition - Albany Democrat Herald

May 11, 2018 - 9:34am

Albany Democrat Herald

Oak Grove Lego team receives recognition
Albany Democrat Herald
Team members shared their findings on the school district's blog and website and with FIRST Lego League Robotics. Heifer International, a global nonprofit working to eradicate poverty and hunger through sustainable community development, and ...

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Warrenton students score big in underwater robotics contest ... - Daily Astorian

May 11, 2018 - 3:01am

Daily Astorian

Warrenton students score big in underwater robotics contest ...
Daily Astorian
Students from Warrenton Grade School (Water Warriors) and Middle School (Water Whisperers) won first and second place, respectively, in the novice level ...
Warrenton's ROV teams win top prizes at state meet - Columbia PressThe Columbia Press (press release)

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Elementary kids compete in Worlds Robotics Competition Robotics - WTOC

May 10, 2018 - 5:54pm

WTOC

Elementary kids compete in Worlds Robotics Competition Robotics
WTOC
"Yes, the kids are creating a robot, but it's a lot more than that. They are learning excellent collaboration skills, communication skills," says Colleen Woodman, Robotics Coach at Dave's Creek. Woodman believes robotics is vital to the children's ...

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Elementary kids compete in Worlds Robotics Competition Robotics - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

May 10, 2018 - 5:47pm

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Elementary kids compete in Worlds Robotics Competition Robotics
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
"Yes, the kids are creating a robot, but it's a lot more than that. They are learning excellent collaboration skills, communication skills," says Colleen Woodman, Robotics Coach at Dave's Creek. Woodman believes robotics is vital to the children's ...

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