Students, Robots, Bill Ford & More Join The Usual Suspects For 2015 Mackinac Policy ConferenceThe 2015 conference will focus on three areas: talent, urban revitalization and cohesion.
First Robotics Engineering Center Opens In Southwest Detroit (Video)FIRST robotics teams in southwest Detroit received a boost when the Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit recently opened in the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation.
Student-Built Robot To Throw First Pitch Before Tiger GameA student-designed and built robot will throw out the first pitch Wednesday at Comerica Park.
Grand Valley Alum's Astronaut Film To Get Outer Space PremiereA documentary film by a Grand Valley State University alumnus, "I Want To Be An Astronaut," has been uploaded to the International Space Station's film library.
FIRST Robotics Adds 77 New Michigan Teams, Now Top State In U.S.A new season is upon the FIRST Robotics competition teams across the country, and Michigan leads the way with more high school teams than any other state.
Student-Made Robot To Deliver First PitchCyber Young is a robot built by four teams of students as part of the First Robotics Competition.
Matt's Favorites: FIRST Robotics On DPTV, MTAM Director Published, And Lots MoreSo what's the latest, greatest, and help-our-state-est from the wonderful wild wide world of high technology? (Boy, try saying that sentence fast. ) Anyway, I'm glad you asked, because look at all the cool stuff I found on the Series Of Tubes...
Killer Bees, Bionic Barons, Purple Raiders, More Martians To Invade FIRST Robotics ChampionshipThe Chrysler Foundation, the charitable arm of Chrysler Group LLC, announced additional grants totaling nearly $30,000 to support 10 Michigan high school robotics teams, which qualified to compete for the 2013 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Championship April 24-27 at Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Mo.
FIRST Robotics State Champs CrownedA three team alliance of Bloomfield International Academy, Utica Schools and Romeo Engineering & Tech Center won the Michigan state title in FIRST Robotics Saturday, earning trip to the World Championships in St. Louis in two weeks.
Detroit Public TV To Live Stream FIRST Robotics State ChampionshipsEastern Michigan University's Convocation Center is hosting the state championships of the FIRST Michigan Robotics competition this weekend. Gov. Rick Snyder is scheduled to attend, and Detroit Public Television will live stream the event.
FIRST Robotics Teams From Goodrich, Fremont A Family AffairThe football coaching brothers Harbaugh wanted to beat each other's brains out on Super Bowl Sunday. It'll be a little bit different kind of competition this weekend at Grand Valley State University, when FIRST Robotics holds its West Michigan District competition, and brothers Jay and Wayne TenBrink go up against each other.
Canton, Goodrich and Madison Heights Win Kettering U FIRST Robotics District CompetitionA three-team alliance of Lightning Robotics, Team 862 of Canton; More Martians, Team 70 of Goodrich; and Foley Freeze, Team 910 of Madison Heights won the Kettering University FIRST Robotics District Competition in Flint on Saturday, March 2.