FTC Team Blast - 12-19-13

FTC Team E-Blast!

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  1. FIRST Scholarships and Looking Ahead to College Google Hangout tonight!
  2. Decemeber Scholarship news
  3. Forums reminder
  4. Team T-shirt Design Contest
  5. Check out some awesome volunteers!
  6. Happy Holidays!

Does your team t-shirt have what it takes?

Check out the 1st Annual FTC T-Shirt Design Contest!

    1.  Catch tonight's FIRST Scholarships Program and Looking Ahead to College Hangout at 7 ET!  We're talking with the FIRST Scholarship Program Manager, an admissions counselor from Olin College of Engineering and a recent FIRST Scholarship recipient!  

    Register here: http://goo.gl/RnQfWE

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    Scholarship Logo

    2. You can get all the latest FIRST Scholarship news in the December Newsletter, available now on the usfirst.org website!

    3.  If you're posting questions to the Game Forum, please remember to review previously asked questions to ensure your question hasn't already been addressed.  The FTC Forums are staffed by volunteers and we want to respect their time!

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    Does your team t-shirt have what it takes?

    4. Does your Team have an awesome T-shirt?  Do you think it has what it takes to be voted best T-shirt in FTC?  If so, then submit it to the 1st Annual FTC T-shirt Design Contest! 
    Details are on the Blog: http://firsttechchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/12/announcing-ftc-t-shirt-design-contest.html
    5.  FTC wouldn't be possible without the thousands of hours of hard work put in by our tireless volunteers.  Learn more about a few of our best volunteers from around the community:

    Lori O'Neal - Georgia Head Referee

    Jerry Lalor - Iowa Emcee

    Mike Burger - LA FTC Planning Committee

    Lori O'Neal with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    6.  From all of us at FIRST Headquarters, thank you for all you do to support this program and for engaging our students in exciting, hands-on STEM learning!