Learn to Build Your Own Robot!
RIT hosts RoboWeekend for middle and high school students
Sept. 25, 2008
by William Dube
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Rochester Institute of Technology will give area students a chance to build their own robots at RoboWeekend, an interactive robotics camp and design competition, which will be held on campus Sept. 27-28.
The event, open to students in sixth through 10th grades, will include instruction on design and programming as well as a team-based competition and demonstration for parents on Sunday afternoon. The event is sponsored by RIT’s Multi Agent Bio-robotics Laboratory. For more information on future RoboWeekend camps visit http://mabl.rit.edu/roboweekend.
WHO: Students in Sixth through 10th Grades
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 27: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 28: 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m., Competition and Presentation: Sunday 5 p.m.
WHERE: EE Studio Lab, Rm. 3200, James E. Gleason Building, RIT Campus