2016 Queen City Regional Engineering Inspiration Award! Bowling with the Fighting Unicorns at 2016 Queen City Regional 2015 Media and Technology Innovation Award sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal Our 2016-2017 team of 8th – 12th grade girls! 2015 Buckeye Regional Chairman’s Award! We are The Girls of Steel FIRST team 3504 Our mission is to inspire girls’ involvement in STEM International Community Go to our About Us page to read more!

White House Frontiers Conference!

WH Frontiers Conference LogoGirls 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!

PrintGirls of Steel FLL teams 2641, 4212, and 18137 began meeting for the 2016-2017 season on August 27, 2016.

2016-2017 Applications!

GoS-Rosie-PinApplications 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 girlsofsteelrobotics@gmail.com if you have any questions about joining the team next season.

2016 FLL Skills Camp

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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.

Post-Season Scrimmage

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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!

Screen Shot 2016-03-17 at 2.31.15 PMGirls 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!

Screen Shot 2016-01-29 at 7.43.38 AMThe 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!

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The annual Week Zero Scrimmage at the CMU/Girls of Steel Practice Field at NREC was held Saturday, 2/20/16. Some photos are available here.

2016 FRC Kickoff 1/9/16!

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Kickoff was held at A.W. Beattie Career Center on January 9, 2016.  Click here for more information.

Sarris Candies!

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Sarris Candies – what a delicious way to support Girls of Steel! Our group ID# is 10-2445. Contact us at girlsofsteelrobotics@gmail.com about purchasing the $1 bars or start shopping  here!

Pittsburgh City of Learning

pgh_COL_logoAlong with Chicago, Dallas, and Washington, D.C., Pittsburgh was a City of Learning last summer.    Learn more Digital Badges and Girls of Steel .

Coopertition In Pittsburgh!

FLL_Kickoff editedWe hosted the 2nd Annual FLL Kickoff with Droids Robotics on 9/12/15. Find pictures of the event here.

AspireIT Camp

Screen Shot 2015-05-20 at 3.36.41 PM“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 girlsofsteelrobotics@gmail.com for information about our programs.

2015 Media Award

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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

title cr 41415The Girls of Steel team was commended in the Congressional Record on April 14, 2015.

We met Baymax!

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You can learn more about the work to build a real Baymax here.

Girls of Steel Calendar

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Click on the calendar to see all the Girls of Steel meetings and events. Contact us at girlsofsteelrobotics.gmail.com.

SCRA FRC Workshops

SCRA_v01 (1)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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