FIRST Tech Challenge

Type: Organization
Name: FIRST Tech Challenge
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Growing Future Automation Professionals

By guest blogging for ISAThis is an excerpt from the January/February 2014 issue of InTech magazine by Bill Lydon , InTech’s chief editor. To read the full article, please see the link at the bottom of this post.Dean Kamen, the founder of FIRST (For Inspiration ... [Published Measurement Devices for Industry & Science - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

The Kids Are All Right: Producing Rookie Engineers From STEM Programs

I really enjoyed researching this month's "Automation's Got Talent" cover article on how science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs are beginning to produce the rookie engineers, technicians and operators needed to replace their veteran ... [Published Control Design - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Six Crystal Lake girls to participate in FIRST Tech Challenge

CRYSTAL LAKE – During a group project three years ago, then-sixth-grader Audrey Godsell of Crystal Lake bestowed upon two friends some simple yet unorthodox nicknames – Honeyduke and Papaya.“And the first fruit nicknames were born,” Godsell said, laughing ... [Published Northwest Herald - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Kids get head start on their future at robotics camp

A summer camp held at one area school taught kids to build a robotic arm that can actually work.Campers at the robotics camp at United Township High School used the robotic arm they built do pick up Legos and put them into a cup.  It’s part of the “First ... [Published WQAD - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Axalta Coating Systems Sponsors First State Robotics and Awards Scholarship

Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powdercoatings, is sponsoring First State Robotics of Delaware and theMiracles of Engineering (MOE) First Tech Challenge team. Axalta awardeda scholarship to robotics team member, Noah Andrews. ... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Robotics at the Library

Octopi, a FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics team, will be at the Cary Area Public Library on July 15th to present about the FIRST robotics program. FIRST helps kids get involved in science, technology, engineering and math through robotics competition. ... [Published Crystal Lake Patch - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

The future of engineering: FIRST things first

By Sam Crites,SCS eighth graderWith all of the new technology and resources that are coming into play, the scale of engineering and technology is getting more and more massive all the time. But it will be the next generation that will have the chance ... [Published Shelburne News - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Robots at the Library

Octopi robotics team is a group of Crystal Lake South High School students whose sponsors include Motorola Solutions, Inc. and AptarGroup, Inc. They are the first robotics team in McHenry County to be part of FIRST Tech Challenge. FIRST stands for "For ... [Published Crystal Lake Patch - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Students, Mentors 'Make It Loud!' at FIRST Robotics World Championship in St. Louis

Standing onstage before an excited audience of 20,000 people, inventor and FIRST co-founder Dean Kaman implored students from across the globe to “make it loud!” – to show their energy, spirit and enthusiasm as they took on dozens of other teams in their ... [Published United Technologies - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 5 reports

FIRST(R) Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Program for Students in Grades 7-12 Across North America

Need-Based Grant to Provide Aid to 700+ New -- Middle and High-School -- Teams Enrolling in the FIRST(R) Tech Challenge ProgramMANCHESTER, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2014--FIRST(R) (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit ... [Published Scottrade - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Educators Learn Hands-on Ways to Teach Science, Math

TWIN FALLS • She built a LEGO robot, then used a laptop computer Monday to control its speed and movement.Shannon Youngman said she plans to bring back what she learned to her technology and robotics students at Buhl Middle School.“It allows them to explore ... [Published Twin Falls Times-News - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

SEED gives grants to DMS teachers

DOVER — The Seacoast Educational Endowment for Dover, or SEED, a nonprofit organization founded to foster teacher creativity and fund new learning initiatives, announced it has awarded four education grants totaling just less than $3,000. The winners, ... [Published Foster's Daily Democrat - Jun 17 2014]

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Kids get head start on their future at robotics... [Published WQAD - Jul 11 2014]
Axalta Coating Systems Sponsors First State Rob... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Jul 10 2014]
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Hendricken’s top 10 recognizes brotherhood for ... [Published Warwick Beacon - Jul 10 2014]
The future of engineering: FIRST things first [Published Shelburne News - Jul 10 2014]
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Central Illinois teams show what their machines... [Published PJStar.com - Jun 29 2014]
Students, Mentors 'Make It Loud!' at FIRST Robo... [Published United Technologies - Jun 27 2014]
FIRST(R) Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant ... [Published Scottrade - Jun 25 2014]
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published EON Manufacturing - Jun 25 2014]
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published EON Consumer - Jun 25 2014]
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published Business Wire Education News - Jun 25 2014]
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published Business Wire Manufacturing News - Jun 25 2014]
Educators Learn Hands-on Ways to Teach Science,... [Published Twin Falls Times-News - Jun 24 2014]
3D Systems Showcases Its Make.Digital Initiativ... [Published Office Product News - Jun 21 2014]
Four Middle School teachers awarded grants [Published Foster's Daily Democrat - Jun 20 2014]
CORI Robotics Invitational will bring 32 teams ... [Published This Week Dublin - Jun 18 2014]
Robotics showcase at Urban League [Published Charlotte Post - Jun 18 2014]
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SEED gives grants to DMS teachers [Published Foster's Daily Democrat - Jun 17 2014]
Otsego Public Schools gets $7,500 grant for LEG... [Published Kalamazoo Gazette - Jun 16 2014]
STEM Education Advanced by TETRIX® PRIME Roboti... [Published Securities Technology Monitor - Jun 16 2014]
Crystal Lake girls earn international science c... [Published Northwest Herald - Jun 16 2014]
Non-Traditional Students Shine at School Compet... [Published PRWeb - May 31 2014]
Robotics Take over St. Louis in FIRST Champions... [Published T.H.E. Journal - May 05 2014]
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FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published EON Manufacturing - Jun 25 2014]
MANCHESTER, N.H.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, ...
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published EON Consumer - Jun 25 2014]
MANCHESTER, N.H.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, ...
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published Business Wire Education News - Jun 25 2014]
MANCHESTER, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, officially ...
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Pr... [Published Business Wire Manufacturing News - Jun 25 2014]
MANCHESTER, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, officially ...
GM Global Manufacturing Steps up STEM Support f... [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 23 2014]
More than 24 GM-sponsored FIRST® teams head to annual robotics championship SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION:<p style=""&gt;DETROIT, April 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Each spring, General Motors employees around the world engage in a program that combines ...
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