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RoboSlam Ratings

The coordinator of the overall “Engineering your Future” event at DIT sent the following letter to all of the people involved in facilitating Tuesday’s RoboSlam (Damon, Ted, Emma, Frank, Finbarr, Richard, Ruth, Mick, Colm, John, Dave, and me). She said … Continue reading

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Body Building

On the second day of our three-day May Slam-a-rama, the students learned about product and manufacturing design.  They designed and started building bodies for their robots, while also taking tours. They learned about statistics, wrote essays about engineering, and toured … Continue reading

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Slammin’ ‘Bots!

This is how the robot designs shaped up by the end of the week.

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RoboSlam Group Photo

A huge “thank you” goes out to the 37 amazing students who participated in RoboSlam last week… your enthusiasm for robot-building and dedication to learning made the week a success for us all!

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Starting with Circuitry

RoboSlam starts with an introduction to the overall robot-building process and then delves into assembling the electronic components (i.e., building the circuitry).  The photos below track the progress of several groups of participants in the “Engineering Your Future” event held … Continue reading

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