Tag: student competition

  • FIRST Robotics competition showroom floor

    Students Build Bots and Their Futures at the 2023 FIRST Robotics Competition

    At the April 2023 FIRST Championship in Houston, Texas, international teams of high school students faced off in the FIRST Robotics Competition, which combines the excitement of sports with the rigors of STEM learning and skills. The contest draws students of all skill levels—both technical and non-technical—who work on not only building industrial-sized robots that…

  • Students model their bracelet designs

    Diamond in the Rough: Helping Students Discover their Potential as Jewelry Designers

    While exams, research papers, and group projects are an important part of the learning process, these evaluations typically don’t hold much weight outside of the classroom. What if instead, a student project could translate to real-world job experience?   For students studying Textiles and Apparel at University of Texas (UT) Austin, their group project isn’t just…