Parents’ Meeting this Tuesday, Nov 8 at 7p

All student team members’ parents are asked to attend a short parent meeting this Tuesday, Nov 8 at 7p. We’ll discuss the general team guidelines, your student’s participation, our build season, competitions, costs, and other details for the season. We look forward to seeing you there!

FRC Awards Survey for all team members

Bill (Director of FRC at FIRST) of Bill’s Blog: http://frcdirector.blogspot.com/2011/09/list-new-region.html is “asking about your team’s experience with FRC Awards.  For this survey I would like everyone’s individual input.  Please encourage everyone you know on an FRC team to take the survey by Wednesday, Sept 28th.” https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/VQVBPH2 Via Mike Y. on our team mailing list.

New members’ interest meeting – Tuesday, Sep 20

The New Members’ Meeting will be on Tuesday, Sep 20 in the Herndon High School’s drama room! Our team members will present topics such as, Team history Info about FIRST Team benefits, such as scholarship opportunities Philosophy and expectations Our build teams and season info Competitions and awards Finances, spirit, travel Anecdotes Come for the …

Team 116 organizing meeting this Wednesday

We will be having an organizational meeting for the 2011-2012 season this Wednesday evening at 7:00-9:00pm in the robot shop. Please come prepared with ideas, comments, questions, contributions, thoughts, and creativity. Things we need to discuss: Team goals Team organization Officers for 2011-2012 Policies and expectations Roles and responsibilities Recruiting new members Fall pre-season activities …

Scheduling update

The team’s administration is determining our summer meeting schedule – there’s many projects to complete! The remaining ones are listed below: Shop cleanup and re-organization! PoliceBot/RescueBot development Fall FLL event in DC (details TBD) Fall off-season event/scrimmage for recruiting new team members Complete mill CNC-upgrade Continue watching the team mailing list and here for updates!

Meeting cancelled

Tonight’s meeting is cancelled. See the mailing list for our next team meeting date.

HHS Robotics at the Herndon Festival

The team brought its VEX field and outreach booth once again to the Herndon Festival! We staffed continuous games with ‘square-bots’, small, remote controlled robots for all ages. Hundreds of people saw our booth, interacted with our members, and learned about what we do as a team! Our team members also volunteered to help staff …