UTICA, N.Y. — Mohawk Valley Neighborhood Faculty is internet hosting a FIRST (For Inspiration of Science and Know-how) Tech Problem Robotics Event on Sunday, at its Utica Campus.
24 groups made up of scholars in grades seven via 12, from all around the state, have been working to create robots for this competitors. They work collectively on the design, fabrication, programming, testing and enchancment of their robots.
Groups will earn awards based mostly on efficiency, management, innovation, neighborhood outreach, connections with professionals as mentors and the documentation of their engineering design course of. The highest 4 groups will go on to the Regional Championship which will even be held on the college on Mar. 5.
The FIRST group serves 140 groups of greater than 1,400 college students. The partnership additionally provides the varsity and alternative to introduce its engineering applications to college students. For extra details about FIRST Tech Problem, click on right here.