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GRITS 2018 registration now open.

Georgia FIRST Robotics is proud to announce our 9th Annual Georgia Robotics Invitational Tournament and Showcase, GRITS!  High school FIRST Robotics teams from around the state will compete in this head-to-head robotics event and bragging rights as the 2018 GRITS champion. GRITS is free and open to the public.  We […]

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SOLIDWORKS Supports FIRST Robotics

Don’t miss the FIRST Guest blog from SOLIDWORKS Director of Education & Early Engagement, Marie Blanchard and information for applying for SOLIDWORKS 2019. Original post:  https://www.firstinspires.org/robotics/frc/blog/2019-solidworks  

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Mentor Advisory Council “MAC” Meeting

Register for the 2018 MAC (Mentor Advisory Council) Meeting on Saturday, August 18, 2018. The Mentor Advisory Council, also known as MAC, was created to share best practices, focus on team sustainability needs for Georgia FRC® and FTC® teams and to gather team feedback. Our goal is to have at least one […]

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Coding Camp presented by TAG-Ed apply by 6/13

The TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) is pleased to announce the LexisNexis Risk Solutions Coding Camp, a four-week summer camp funded by LexisNexis Risk Solutions and provided free of charge for all participants.  We will select approximately 30 students from metro Atlanta high schools to participate in this opportunity. The LexisNexis Risk Solutions Coding Camp executed […]

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FRC Software Training Class

FRC Software Training Class Ignite Robotics and Geekspace Gwinnett are offering a software training class When: Wednesday, June 13th 7-9pm Where: 3690 Burnette Park Dr Suite D Suwanee, GA 30024 Cost: Free Class title: Software Craftsmanship in FRC: How to write quality code Description SOLID principles are a set of […]

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FIRST Dean’s List Winners at the Championship Level

Georgia FIRST was well represented at the FIRST Championship event in Houston in the Dean’s List category.  In fact, of the 10 championship level awards given out at the event, 3 went to Georgia team members! Congratulations to:   Natalie Luong – FRC team #1261 – Peachtree Ridge RoboLions Marcus […]

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Kell Robotics Wins Chairmans Award in Houston

KELL ROBOTICS BRINGS HOME THE CHAIRMAN’S AWARD Kell Robotics is in the FIRST Hall of Fame, FIRST version of the team Heisman! The Kell Robotics Team of Kennesaw, GA earns the 2018 Chairman’s Award at the 2018 FIRST World Championship in Houston. This is the highest honor and most prestigious award at FIRST, honoring […]

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FRC Resources you should know about

Resources A huge part of being successful in FRC is knowing what resources you have available to you and working within your limitations. For example, if you are a team that only has access to some hacksaws and power drills, you may want to utilize as many COTS (consumer off […]

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Larger than Georgia

Larger Than Georgia   Have you ever wanted to get involved in the FRC community outside of Georgia, but didn’t know how? Well today I am going to share some of my favorite ways to get involved in the larger FRC community!   Chief Delphi Chief Delphi is the unofficial […]

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Networking

Networking Networking tends to be a word that scares a lot of people, but it is really super simple, and can be as easy as making a friend on a new team. Whenever you are at an event, try to get in the habit of meeting new people. Go up […]

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Girls Who Code

  Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program June 4th – July 20th   Turner’s Techwood Campus will be one of 7 Atlanta host sites for the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program. The Summer Immersion Program is a FREE 7-week summer program for 10th–11th grade girls (rising juniors and seniors) to […]

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Turner Broadcasting Summer Intern Program

  The 2018 Summer Turner Voices Internship application is now open! About the Program Turner Voices, our signature philanthropic program, aims to build the pipeline for the next generation of voices in the media industry. The Turner Voices Summer Internship Program will run Mondays through Fridays from June 1 – July 27, 2017.  Orientation is on Friday, June 1 in downtown Atlanta. […]

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