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Meeting Schedules

Fundraising Season (Sept. - Dec.)

Tuesdays & Fridays, 6:30pm-8:00pm

Students will be working on fundraising the team's $21,000 goal. They will do this by sending letters and giving presentations to potential sponsors, writing grants, and planning fundraising events.

Build Season (Jan. - Feb.)

Tuesdays & Fridays, 6:30pm-8:00pm and Saturdays & Sundays, 10:00am-4:00pm

Starting with Kick-Off (the first Saturday in January), students will have six short weeks to build a competition-ready robot. During this six weeks they must do all of their construction, wiring, programming, testing, and practicing.

Note: Students are provided lunches during weekend meetings.

Competition Season (Mar. - Apr.)

Tuesdays & Fridays, 6:30pm-8:00pm and Saturdays, 12:00pm-4:00pm

Students will be preparing for competition by scouting the teams we will be competing with, practicing talking to judges, and perfecting their Chairman's presentation.

Post Season (May - Aug.)

Meetings on Tuesdays, 6:30pm-8:00pm and Workshops on Fridays, 6:30pm-8:00pm

Once the chaos of competition has subsided, students can focus on fun side projects - such as building an ambassador robot for the team -, skill building through workshops, community outreach, and getting a head-start on fundraising for the coming year.

Kick-Off

Competitions

Workshops

Robots @ The Libraries

U.P. Robotics Conferences

Fall Conference

Spring Conference