In the News

Here you can find special announcements and select media coverage about FIRST.


November 2015

Nov. 17 IHS Electronics360
Chevy Donates a 2016 Volt Vehicle to FIRST Robotics Program
Nov. 16 Waste360
Students Solve Sanitation Issues Using Robots and LEGOs
Nov. 13
The Winners of the 2015 N.C. Tech Awards
Nov. 13 East Oregonian
Umatilla's Sipe Chosen as State's Top Superintendent
Nov. 11 NoozHawk
Young Students Will Compete for Spot in Los Angeles Robotics Competition
Nov. 4 IndyCar
STEM Program Highlights Teamwork in Action
Nov. 4 Eden Prairie News
Eden Prairie Robotics team Mentors Younger Team

October 2015

Oct. 29 MIT
Guiding Imagination with LEGO Robotics
Oct. 26 Plano Star Courier
Plano Student Wins First Place in Mathematics at National Science Competition
Oct. 25 The News & Observer
Robot, Experts Share Value of STEM
Oct. 19 Durbanite - South Africa
Trash Trekking with FIRST LEGO League and The KZN Science Centre
Oct. 18 Lockport Journal
Robot Rockers Looking Out for the Environment
Oct. 15
All-girls Team from Kingston Promoting Love of Science
Oct. 7
Mouser: FIRST Robotics and Grant Imahara: Empowering Innovation Together with STEM
Oct. 2 Metro-Philadelphia
These High School Girls Prove that Math and Robots Aren't just for Boys
Oct. 1 IHS Electronics360
Young People Dream of Blending Science and Technology at FIRST

September 2015

Sept. 30 Motion Control
Apps Will Now Drive Robots
Sept. 28 Central Leader - New Zealand
LEGO League Robotics a hit at Maungawhau School
Sept. 26 Dalton Daily Citizen
Robots Take Over Career Academy Atrium
Sept. 26 StarTribune
Robotics Teams gain Popularity as Schools Focus on Science and Technology
Sept. 24 Waste Dive
Trash Trek: Kids Solve Industry Issues in LEGO Competition
Sept. 21 Easton Courier
Girl Scouts of Connecticut to Enjoy Robotics Competition
Sept. 18 Qualcomm
Developer of the Month: Thomas Eng Works to Inspire Engineers of the Future Through Robotics
Sept. 17
Team Overdrive Captures Top Prizes in Australia
Sept. 16 AT&T U-Verse Buzz
Sept. 9 Embedded Computing Design
Robotics Competition Teaches the Skills and Mindset to be a Great Engineer
Sept. 8 youngpost - Hong-Kong
Diocesan Boys' School Students have a Brilliant Idea to Help Those with ADHD
Sept. 2 Santa Maria Times
OAHS Spartatroniks Jump Into New Year
Sept. 1 Student-Tutor
FIRST : The Essential Organization for STEM-Bound Students

August 2015

August 31 Wayne State University
Alumni & Industry Student Spotlight
August 29 Midland Daily News
Kamen: FIRST Robotics Movement Changing Lives, Could Change the World
August 24 Success
The Little Team That Could
August 20
FIRST Introduces New Mobile Technology
August 18 Shoreline Beacon
Kinetic Knight Brings Hope for Robotics Program to Cuba
August 14 Huffington Post
Modern Design Competition Allows Middle School Students to Invent and Patent their Own Creations
August 10 R&D Magazine
FIRST Introduces New Android-based Technology Platform
August 9 Design World (article begins page 80)
Dean Kamen on Making the World a Better Place Through Engineering
August 7
Camdenton Students Take Their Robot Skills to Australia
August 5
Clearview Robotics Club Starts Group for Young Women
August 3 Boston Tech Mom
Why Your Daughter Should Be Part of a Robotics Team
August 1 EDN Network
STEM Hero: Microchip's Steve Sanghi

July 2015

July 31 The Sydney Morning Herald
STEM Education gets Million-Dollar Boost from Google Australia
July 28 Boston Globe
LEGO Program Helps Parents, Teachers Conquer Robotics
July 25 Rockford Register Star
Rockford Welcomes 32 Robotics Teams for a Day of Competition
July 23 ABC 10 News
San Diego Fourth-Graders Look to Solve the World's Trash Problems
July 23 Pontiac Daily Leader
Fairbury Group Setting a Precedent
July 17 Before It's News
So You Want to Be a Design Engineer? Here's Five Tips for Landing Your First (Real) Job
July 15 the institute
High School Student Designs a 'Wheelchair' that lets Users Stand Up
July 9 The Ledger
Robo Lesson: 4-Day Workshop Gives Students a Taste of Engineering
July 9
'Lego Loving Champs' excel
July 7 This Week Community News
Robotics team applies its lessons to real world
July 2 Portland Tribune
Jurassic meets technology
July 2 13 News Now
Newport News student robotics team heads to Australia
July 2 WTHITV 10
Catching up with Team Storm After They Won a National Award in D.C.

June 2015

June 25 Electronic Products
FIRST Robotics Competition Yields Big Winner
June 23 ABC Brisbane
Queensland School Becomes First in State to Compete in International Robotics Competition in Sydney
June 16
Team Storm in D.C. for Awards Ceremony After Winning National Award
June 13
Oakville's SMLS Using Robotics to Break Down Barriers for Girls
June 5 Machine Design
Everything You Missed from the 2015 FIRST Robotics Competition
June 3 CIO / East Africa
About 20,000 Children to Participate in SAP's Africa Code Week

May 2015

May 31 PBS
How to Hook Young People on Math and Science? Robots.
May 29
Renowned Inventor Dean Kamen: Innovation is About Finding the Right Problem
May 26 Huffington Post
Calling All Young Ladies for FIRST Robotics
May 19 CNN
Super Bowl of Robotics Makes STEM Subjects Exciting
May 16 The Courier of Montgomery County
Local Robotics Team Teaches Skills, Life Lessons
May 14 Israel21c
Israel Brings Home Medals from Physics Olympics, LEGO Robotics Tournament
May 13 FOX 10 Phoenix
Valley Christian High School Robotics Team Wins Top Prize
May 5 WTHITV 10
Students Create App to Help Others with Dyslexia
May 4 Rome Observer
RoboSpartans Win 'Inspire Award' at World Championship
May 3 Business Insider
Robotics Championship Draws the Brightest Science Students from Around the World to Compete for NASA's Attention
May 1 Los Angeles Daily News
Palmdale Aerospace Academy Students World Champs

April 2015

April 30 Fox News
Atlanta Students Create Device to Help Blind Children Learn Braille
April 29 The St. Louis American Urges Youth to Study Science
April 28 NY1
FIRST Robotics Champs Step Up Their Game
April 28 The Davis Enterprise
Robotics Team Members Reflect on Their Big Win
April 28 WNCN
Magellan Charter Impresses at LEGO Robotics Competition
April 28
Wave Robotics Makes History at World Championship
April 27 Comcast
'Girls of Steel' from Pittsburgh Selected for Outstanding Effort to Build Digital Awareness of FIRST & STEM Education
April 27 KTRS
Robotics Brings to St. Louis
April 25
Boeing Involved In FIRST Robotics Competition
April 24 Bloomberg Business
Inventor Dean Kamen, U.S. Chief Technology Office Megan Smith, and Distinguished Guests Recognize Student Leaders at FIRST Dean's List Award Ceremony
April 24
Recruiting More Women to Science & Technology
April 23 Northern Kentucky Tribune
Heads Up: Team of Inventive Youngsters may have Solution to Football Concussion Problem
April 21 St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Thousands of Robot-loving Students to Descend on Downtown St. Louis this Week
April 20 CBS Chicago
Someone You Should Know: Chicago Math And Science Academy Robotics
April 20 Product Design & Development
Inspiring the Next Generation of Engineers
April 19 The Daily News Online
'Fab Five' Fresno Students come up with Fabulous Water-saving Idea
April 17 AZO Robotics
Monsanto Commits $600,000 for Sponsorship of FIRST Robotics Competition
April 16 Huffington Post
5 Reasons Teenagers Should Join FIRST Robotics
April 10
Detroit Named Site of International Robotics Competition
April 6 Baltimore Sun
FIRST Robotics Clubs Teach More than Engineering
April 2
Students with Autism Win Rookie All Stars Award, Advance to Championship in Robotics Competition

March 2015

March 31 WNCN
Gadget Girls Robotics Team Highlights Women in Science, Technology
March 30
Robotics Tournament Teaches Competition and Cooperation
March 30
Robotics Team Builds Off-road Wheelchair for Grandville Student
March 27 Las Vegas Sun
National Robotics Competition Pits Local Students Against Each Other in the Name of Science
March 25 The Japan News
Two School Teams to Try U.S. Robot Contest
March 24
More Chinese Students Join Robotics Community
March 24 RealEstateRama
STEM AmeriCorps Program to Expand with Best Buy Grant
March 23 Forsyth County News
Forsyth Homeschool Robotics Team Invents Way for Teaching Beginner's Braille
March 23 The Washington Post
Obama Nerds Out at the White House with a Bunch of Kids in Superman Capes
March 23 AZ Tech Beat
AZ Teens Celebrated at White House Science Fair
March 23 Mashable
Super Girl Scouts Impress Obama with Clever LEGO Invention
March 21 Midland Daily News
FIRST Robotics Competition Kicks Off with Special Visitor
March 20 Dow
Dow Expands Partnership with FIRST to Promote STEM Education
March 20 The Sydney Morning Herald
FIRST Robot Competition Teaches High School Students Life Lessons
March 18 Chicago Tribune
FIRST Robotics Competition Makes Cooperation a Priority
March 18 ECN Mag
Engineering Live: How Do We Keep Students in STEM (On Demand)
March 17 The Paly Voice
Robotics Team Wins Entrepreneurship Award at Regional Competition
March 16 Brooklyn Daily Eagle
In the Battle for Robot Domination, Life Lessons Learned
March 12 Huffington Post
8th Graders Create 'Frozen'-Themed Prosthetic Hand for a Young Fan
March 11 Journal Scene
Kids Go For Robots
March 7
Renowned Inventor Dean Kamen Speaks at FIRST Robotics Competition in Flint
March 5 Union leader
Students Learn Teamwork with FIRST
March 5 Manufacturing Engineering Magazine
New Engineers, New (Fun!) Education
March 5 Oakland County One -Fifteen
Ferndale's Impi Robotics Team Wins District Event, President at Governor's Summit
March 4 EdTech Magazine
Rise of the Robots: STEM-Fueled Competitions Gaining Traction Nationwide
March 2 Leader Post
Robot Challenge a FIRST for Kids
March 2
McCann Tech Robotics Team Demonstrates for School Committee
March 1 Aiken Standard
Robotics Team Enjoys "Magic" Tourney

February 2015

Feb. 27
New TV Series Centers on Michigan High School Robotics Teams
Feb. 27 Duluth News Tribune
Persistence, Problem-Solving Pay Off at Robotics Competition
Feb. 26
Governor Terry Branstad Tests Out A Robot and Discusses Important of STEM Programs
Feb. 21 Chicago Tribune
Students Battle it out in Illinois Robotics Tournament
Feb. 19 NWCN-Seattle
State's Only All-Girls FIRST Robotics Team Created
Feb. 18
School Robotics Teams put Creations on Display Ahead of District Event
Feb. 16 The Buffalo News
Lockport High Team Rolls Out 'Totezilla'
Feb. 15
Ipswich Students Plan the Robot Games
Feb. 11 EdTech Magazine
TCEA 2015: Fredi Lajvardi Tells His School's Underdog Success Story
Feb. 11 Northeast Times
Do the Robot
Feb. 10
Winning Robot May Be Students' Destiny
Feb. 9 Kansas City Star
For Robotics Champions, Teamwork is Everything
Feb. 8
Dunbar Robotics Team Hones its Competitive Edge
Feb. 8 The Daily Barometer
Robots Compete in FIRST Tech Challenge
Feb. 6
'It Literally Transforms Their Lives:' Why Kettering's FIRST Robotics Community Center Matters
Feb. 5 Santa Ynez Valley News
International Robot Program Builds Valley Following
Feb. 3 Design World
Dean Kamen Speaks Out on Science vs Politics
Feb. 3
Robotics Teams Rolled into Auto Show
Feb. 2
Robotics Tournament Challenges Young Minds
Feb. 1
St. Hubert's BambieBotz Girls Build Recycling Robot

January 2015

Jan. 30 South Hill-East Spokane
Local Robotics Team Prove Girl Scouts Go Beyond Cookies
Jan. 29 AZO Robotics
Students to Test Robots Against Each Other in MSU Collect of Engineering FIRST Robotics Championship
Jan. 27 Robotics Tomorrow
AMAX Partners with FIRST Robotics Competition Team 1458 to Develop ESD Detection System
Jan. 27 Bellevue Reporter
Girls Build Robots Too
Jan. 26 Technically Brooklyn
These Brooklyn Kids Made 3D-Printed 'Homes' to Learn About Gentrification
Jan. 25 KCUR - Kansas City
Kansas City Students Put Hand-Crafted Robots to the Test at FIRST Tech Challenge
Jan. 24 U.S. Army
Team APG Partners with Local STEM Community to Host 2014 FIRST LEGO League
Jan. 22 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
LEGO Robotics Competition at La Roche College Challenges Kids
Jan. 20 The Press Enterprise
Robotics Competition Seeks to Engage, Inspire
Jan. 17 FOX 4 Kansas City
Area Students Compete in The FIRST LEGO League World Class Challenge at Union Station
Jan. 15
FIRST Robotics Season: Part 3 Prototyping Process and Tips
Jan. 13
FIRST Robotics Season: Part 2 The Competition Kickoff
Jan. 13
Westfield H.S. Robotics Teams Win Awards and Advance to Two State FIRST Tech Challenge Championships
Jan. 12
PTC Donating Software Library to All FIRST Teams
Jan. 11 CBS Sunday Morning
Welcome to Dean Kamen's Cool World
Jan. 11
ISA & Automation Federation Applaud Kickoff of 2015 FIRST Robotics Competition, Encourage Their Members to Participate and Contribute in FIRST Programs
Jan. 11 NY1-Brooklyn
Teens Face Off in Queens Robot Competition
Jan. 9 Mankato Free Press
LCWM High Schoolers Start New Robotics Team
Jan. 6 AZ Central
George Lopez movie about Carl Hayden robotics team premieres in Phoenix
Jan. 6
Segway Inventor Dean Kamen: Science Isn't a Spectator Sport
Jan. 3
High school tech enthusiasts build and design at 2015 FIRST Robotics event
Jan. 3 Union Leader
FIRST Robotics' future looks electric

December 2014

Dec. 27 Columbia Basin Herald
Wahluke Students Solve Problem, Create Language App
Dec. 24 Lake Norman News
Pine Lake Team Creates Aerodynamics Lesson
Dec. 18 KJZZ
AIA Recognizes Robotics as a High School Sport
Dec. 17 The Auroran
Gadget to Halt "Literacy Crisis" Wins Students Innovation Award
Dec. 15 CBS Detroit
Chrysler Foundation Provides Grants to Michigan FIRST Robotics Teams
Dec. 14
FIRST LEGO League Encourages Solutions, Teamwork
Dec. 14 Columbus Telegram
Students Take on Robotics Challenge
Dec. 11 The Windsor Star
Jarvis: 'I'd like to be a Mechanical Engineer'
Dec. 11 Portland Tribune
Girls get with the Programming
Dec. 10
FIRST Science Teams Encourage Young People
Dec. 8 WCCB - Charlotte
Space, Science and Technology with Wilson and some very Smart Students
Dec. 8 The Catholic Key
LEGOs are Paired with Learning for Nativity Kids with Special Needs
Dec. 6 The Durango Herald
Girl Power
Dec. 4 MASIE Learning Talks
X Prize and FIRST - Marc Hodosh
Dec. 2 Four Corners News
All-girls Farmington LEGO Robotics Team Prepares for Tournament

November 2014

Nov. 25 Control Design
STEM Education can Start with Cool Toys
Nov. 23 Goshen News
Kids Learn What They're Capable of During LEGO Robotics Competition
Nov. 20 ABC News
Innovation Nation: Dean Kamen's FIRST Robotics Program Inspires Young Engineers
Nov. 19 Electronics News - Australia
FIRST Robotics Brings Regional Event to Australia in 2015
Nov. 17 NBC Nightly News
13-Year-Old Girl Plans to be First Astronaut to Walk on Mars
Nov. 16
Youthful Innovation: 49 Teams Compete at the Lakeshore FIRST LEGO League Regional Competitions
Nov. 12 Capital Gazette
Western High School's RoboDoves Crush the Competition, Stereotypes
Nov. 11 Her Campus Portal
Meet Marissa Birmingham!
Nov. 9 The Greeley Tribune
LEGO Robots get Technical at the FIRST LEGO League Tournament in Greeley
Nov. 7
Schools Build for Brighter Future
Nov. 6 Southwest Michigan's Second Wave
That Does Compute: More Girls Gaining Tech, Business Skills Through Competitive Robotics
Nov. 1
Program Teaches Alaska Students the Fundamentals of Science Through Robotics

October 2014

Oct. 31 The Garden City News Online
Garden City Teams Set for Another Fun Robotics Season
Oct. 23
Clearview Robotics Club Gears Up for a New Season
Oct. 17 Penfield Post
Penfield High School Robotics Team Celebrates 10 Years
Oct. 15 WMUR
Manchester Schools Launch STEAM Program
Oct. 12 The Tampa Tribune
UT Robotics Contest Draws 1,000 Aspiring Engineers
Oct. 6
Visitation School Named Finalist for Science Award
Oct. 4 Ames Tribune
Local High School Students Receive Patent for Lego Project
Oct. 1 Career Convergence Magazine
FIRST® Helping Today's Youth Find Tomorrow's STEM Careers

September 2014

Sept. 23 Hermiston Herald
Umatilla High School Robotics Students Meet Goal of 1,000 Hours of Community Service
Sept. 23
Stemming the Tide
Sept. 19
'Dream Come True': Kettering University, Gov. Snyder Unveil First-of-its-Kind Robotics Center
Sept. 18
Gov. Rick Snyder Visiting Flint to Celebrate Grand Opening of Kettering's FIRST Community Center
Sept. 18 The New York Academy of Sciences
Ready, Set: Robots!
Sept. 17 The Woodstock Independent
Students Create Peace Park as Thanks
Sept. 10 Industry Week
IMTS Student Summit: The Kids Are All Right
Sept. 10 Arkansas Online
Robotics Competition to Draw Teams to Little Rock
Sept. 8 KETK
Robot Hits the Majors
Sept. 3 Detroit Free Press
Bridge Magazine: How Robotics Changed One Michigan Girl's Path
Sept. 3 Scientific American
Hooked on Metrics: Why Learning Can and Should Be Measured
Sept. 1 CBS Detroit
Robot Accompanies Gov. Synder on Annual Walk Across Mackinac Bridge

August 2014

August 29 New Canaan News
'Robogamers' Demonstrate Power of STEAM
August 28 Bridge Magazine
Robots Enter Flint, Change Lives
August 27 Canby Herald
August 24 Union Leader
Manchester Fourth-Graders may get Crack at Robotics
August 22
Ford Gift to Kettering University Gives Robotics Students the Best of Both Worlds
August 18 Camden-Narellan Advertiser
Camden Teams take out International Robotics Competition
August 16 WCF Courier
Mind Games: Cedar Falls High School Robotics Team Circuits Their way to China
August 15 WPM
Wyoming Educators Look to Meet Demand for STEM Jobs
August 15 WPXI - Pittsburgh
Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Girls of Steel
August 12
Picatinny Nurtures Student Robotics Teams
August 12 Schriever Air Force Base
AFRS FIRST Visit Propels STEM Opportunities
August 12 YAHOO! News
Katie Couric Interviews Bionic Arm Inventor Dean Kamen
August 6 Glendale News-Press
Girl Scouts work to come in 'FIRST' in international robotics challenge
August 2 The Columbian
The Future is on Display
August 2 South African Instrumentation and Control
Building the future of South Africa one robot at a time
August 1 Control Design
Automation's Got Talent: STEM Programs Supply Rookie Engineers to Replace Retiring Veterans

July 2014

July 31 The MD Coast Dispatch
Beach Bots Team Looking To Transition Phase
July 23 POP City
Planting the seed: Local organizations create opportunities for girls interested in STEM careers
July 22 Leader-Post
Lego robot fans in league of their own
July 19 Huffington Post
Why I Encourage Failure in STEM: One Teacher's Experience in Finding Female Leaders in STEM
July 16
Chap Robotics makes appearance in new Transformers movie
July 15 ZDNet
Dean Kamen wants you to make mistakes
July 12 Northwest Herald
Six Crystal Lake girls to participate in FIRST® Tech Challenge
July 3 the Intelligencer
Edwardsville Robotics Shines
July 1 The Republican-American
Students 'letter' in the 'sport' of robotics

June 2014

June 30
FIRST® LEGO® League tournaments builds many skills
June 28 Journal Star
Central Illinois teams show what their machines can do at Robo Rumble 
June 25 Business Wire
FIRST® Announces 2014-2015 Rookie Team Grant Program for Students in Grades 7-12 Across North America
June 24 Shelby County Reporter
Parker Owen invited to White House
June 24 Hillsdale Daily News
Robotics team leads the way
June 22
Ann Arbor teens gain international recognition, potential patent with LEGO competition
June 19 Jackson County Daily
A Playbook to Help the U.S. Regain Its Innovative Edge
June 13 Comcast Voices - Don Bossi, FIRST® President, blog post
Next Generation of Innovators Embrace Comcast and NBCUniversal Mentorship
June 13 The Philadelphia Tribune
Comcast, high schools students team to build robots
June 6 La Prensa
Youth robotics teams form in South Side
June 5 WestLinn Tidings
Robotics team reaches out
June 3 Digital Journal
The Brain Busters, a FIRST® LEGO® League team from Sherborn, Massachusetts, earned top prize for their invention, the Balloon-Based Notification Sign, at the 2014 FIRST® LEGO® League Global Innovation Award ceremony presented by XPRIZE
June 3 Oakland Press
Clarkston High School students meet President Obama

May 2014

Luke Skywalker arm gets the go-ahead
May 29
Former NFL Player turned Engineer speaks at FIRST® Robotics Competition - Wisconsin Regional
May 29 National Geographic
Robots Battle Robots in World Championship
May 28 Gazette.Net
Jagbots team at Northwest High takes on robot battles
May 22
Countdown to White House Science Fair: Meet Girl Scout Troop 2612 -- Bridge Designers, STEM Enthusiasts
May 19
Bright idea earns Bayview Glen students spot at robotics competition
May 14 North County Outlook
Arlington Robotics club makes programming, engineering fun
May 11
CocoNuts make strong showing at robotics World Championship
May 7
Millard students' idea to require school tornado drills signed into law
May 5 Chicago Tribune
First robotics effort a win for Hinsdale Central
May 3 Slash Gear
Robot Love: Inside Dean Kamen’s FIRST® Championship 2014

April 2014

April 30 Comcast
Technology Leaders of Tomorrow Shine at 2014 FIRST® Robotics Championships
April 30 The Tampa Tribune
Robotics team builds one for the books
April 29 The Oregonian
Humble Hot Wired robotics team talks about winning World Championships
April 27 RealTime/St. Louis
STL’s Mathieu surprised with FIRST® volunteer award
April 26 NY1
FIRST® Robotics Competition Gets Down to the Wire
April 26 Chicago Tribune
All Girl, 8th Grade Robotics Team to Represent US in European Open
April 25 St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Girl power on display at world robotics competition in St. Louis
April 24 RealTime/St. Louis
Makeup and robots: It all comes together at FIRST®
April 24 BBC
The man behind the ultimate robot extravaganza
April 23 St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Robotic invasion coming to downtown St. Louis from across the world
April 23 Carnegie Mellon University
Girls of Steel Team Helps Construct Autodesk Robot and Vies at National FIRST® Robotics Competition
April 23
CV robotics team advances to championship in St. Louis
April 17 Western Queens Gazette
NY Robotics Teams Advance To World Championships
April 17 The Wall Street Journal
FIRST® Robotics Students Get Opportunity to Use Tableau Software to Analyze Data for Competition
April 13 The Boston Globe
Creating their machine dreams
April 9
In Our Schools: Wounded Army specialist serves as inspiration for robotics students to bring home the trophy
April 7 Popular Mechanics
The Ball-Playing Robots of FIRST NYC 2014
April 3 Post-Tribune
Robots add fun to learning

March 2014

March 25 Design News
My Life as a FIRST Robotics Mentor
March 25 The Oregonian
Bethany's robotics team Batteries In Black wins top West Super-Regional award
March 25 CNN iReport
Developing America’s Next Leaders Through Robotics
March 19 IEEE Spectrum
Dean Kamen to Tech Community: "We're Not Creating Enough Innovators"
March 15 The Daily Gazette
Robot competition makes science fun
March 14 Bloomberg Businessweek
Women at Baxter Make an Impact Worldwide
March 14 CBS St. Louis
FIRST Robotics Teaches Students Leadership, Innovation
March 13 Fox 13 Salt Lake City
Students put tech to the test in robotics competition
March 13 Troy Record
High school students gather at RPI for annual robotics competition
March 12 IEEE
Adam Savage and Dean Kamen Talk STEM
March 11 Berkshire Eagle
Mount Everett robotics team advances to regional competition
March 11 Spartan Daily
‘SlingShot’ documents inventor’s campaign to end the world’s water crisis
March 10 EdTech Magazine
Inventor Dean Kamen Sounds a Rallying Cry for STEM as SXSW
March 5 North East Independent School District
March 5 Houston County News
Robotics team confidence high coming off best-ever finish
March 2 Rutland Herald
Robot vs. robot: Young techies compete in challenge
March 2
CEO Corner: Building life skills through building

February 2014

Feb 21 brantford
Students building skills by building with Legos
Feb 21 Portland Tribune
RoboExpo showcases robots, dignitaries
Feb 20
Working to bring students and robots together
Feb 17
Let's rock and robot! Game time draws near for BHS's first ever Robotics Club
Feb 15
Casper children tinker with tornadoes, advance to World LEGO Championships
Feb 9 Herald Times Reporter
Droid Rage teammates enjoy ultimate sport for the mind
Feb 8 Victorville Daily Press
Teens with robots invade VVC
Feb 6 Foundation FIRST Robotics Program Launched in Boyle Heights
Feb 5
Corps engineers consult with Dragon Ninjas on bridge design

January 2014

Jan 31 EBN online
Student Pays Engineering Forward
Jan 15
Sixclear Launches FIRST Robotics Competition LabVIEW Training Site
Jan 14 US News
NYC FIRST LEGO 2014 League Brooklyn Qualifier (Photos)
Jan 14 Iowa State University
Hundreds of students to scream for their LEGO robots; compete for Iowa championship
Jan 10 Kincardine News
Kincardine Kinetic Knights Team 781 robot to tackle 'Aerial Assist' mission
Jan 9 BusinessWire
Inventor Dean Kamen Urges Members of Congress to Close Innovation Deficit
Jan 9 US News
STEM Entrepreneur: Government and Corporations Should Work Together to Help Schools
Jan 7 Living Lake Country - Mukwonago Chief
Robotics teams attack Aerial Assist game
Jan 6 Village Life
Robots take over Oak Ridge
Jan 6
FIRST Robotics 2014 Season Begins - Aerial Assist
Jan 5 CNN iReport
FIRST Aerial Assist 2014 Robotics game
Jan 3 Dubois County Free Press
FIRST LEGO team building more than blocks
Jan 2 WRBL News 3
The Chrysler Foundation Energizes 2014 FIRST Robotics Season with Nearly a Quarter-Million Dollars in Grants
Jan 2 The Ravena News Herald
Young minds taking on Nature's Fury
Jan 1 The Elk Valley Times
Students show they are in a league of their own