White House Frontiers Conference!
Girls of Steel exhibited their chassis project at the first ever White House Frontiers Conference, October 13, 2016. The demo was held at Alumni Hall at the University of Pittsburgh. Check out the photos here.
2016 FLL Teams!
Applications for joining the teams are now closed and we are looking forward to meeting our new team members at the new girl orientation meeting on September 27th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at CMU. Write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about joining the team next season.
2016 FLL Skills Camp
Our third annual FLL camp was held August 8 to 12, 2016. Pictures from the 2016 camp are available here. Contact us at girlsofsteelroboticsFLL@gmail.com for information.
The annual post-season scrimmage was held on Saturday, April 16th, co-hosted by Girls of Steel FRC 3504 and SHARP FRC 3260. Here’s the group photo from the event.
Girls of Steel Symposium!
Girls in grades 6 to 8 were invited to join us at Carnegie Mellon University on May 22, 2016. Here’s the link to our presentation. The fun included workshops by Birdbrain Technologies, 4moms, and Girls of Steel, in addition to fabulous guest speakers from CMU’s Robotics Institute, 4moms, and Bossa Nova. Here is the group photo from the event.
2016 Practice Field!
The 2016 practice field opened on February 10th. Contact us at GirlsofSteelRobotics@gmail.com to let us know if you’re joining us for a practice. Directions and details are available here.
2016 Week Zero!
2016 FRC Kickoff 1/9/16!
Sarris Candies – what a delicious way to support Girls of Steel! Our group ID# is 10-2445. Contact us at email@example.com about purchasing the $1 bars or start shopping here!
Pittsburgh City of Learning
Coopertition In Pittsburgh!
“Programming Your Future with Robotics” was a summer camp for girls entering grades 6 to 8. The camp is featured here on NEXTpittsburgh. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about our programs.
2015 Media Award
Click on the above image to see the Girls of Steel submission for the 2015 Media and Technology Innovation Award sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal. Here is the Comcast announcement about the award.
In the Congressional Record
We met Baymax!
You can learn more about the work to build a real Baymax here.
Girls of Steel Calendar
Click on the calendar to see all the Girls of Steel meetings and events. Contact us at girlsofsteelrobotics.gmail.com.
SCRA FRC Workshops
The SCRA FRC Workshops were held on November 23, 2014 at Carnegie Mellon University. Over 140 students, mentors, and parents attended 22 workshops. Workshop resources are available on Dropbox here. Click here for photos.
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