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The Start of the Student Innovator The applause. The stage. The lights, cameras and action.   Hoodies that can hold your hair. And doorbells that warn you (and your pet) when visitors are coming.   It can all only mean one thing: The K-12 InVenture Prize is back for the Annual InVenture Finals Competition. And… Read more

ironcad student license engineering students 2019

A Short Introduction to the World of CAD   CAD. You’ve seen the word. Heard it. Maybe even dabbled in it.   But what is Computer-Aided Design (otherwise known as CAD)?   According to TechTarget.com, “CAD (computer-aided design) software is used by architects, engineers, drafters, artists, and others to create precision drawings or technical illustrations.”… Read more

Copyright FIRST® LEGO® League   For the weekend of February 1st, 2019, the city of Atlanta was the proud host of a championship that would go down in history. And no, we’re not talking about Super Bowl LIII. Sixty-one years ago, the LEGO® brick—classic that it is for every childhood in America–was born. And nearly… Read more

FIRST Robotics

Operated by high-school students and accompanied by a cheering crowd and loud music, six robots dart around a field the size of a tennis court. The robots spend a tense few minutes avoiding obstacles (and each other) whilst shooting balls at high targets and precisely delivering objects to delivery areas. When the warning buzzer sounds,… Read more