A couple of girls on our team participated at a robot demonstration for students at the Children's Institute of Pittsburgh on December 12, 2011. Children from the day school and their teachers were in the audience. The children were so expressive, happy, and excited to see a robot moving around the room. The children participated by "driving" the robot using the controls with assistance from one of the girls and by tossing the game pieces for the robot to retrieve. One of the children said he wanted a robot for Christmas! The girls…continue reading →
It’s FIRST Kickoff 2012! All the teams in attendance at CMU were super excited to find out what the game for this year was. Before the game was announced, there were a lot of different speakers who told all of us about their occupations, how FIRST effected their lives, what they have accomplished in school, and lots of other really interesting facts about engineering. This year Pittsburgh had the most students, mentors, and teams that they have ever had signed up for the Pittsburgh regional and in attendance for the kickoff event. There…continue reading →
09 Days to Kickoff!
45 days to Kickoff!
first-ers: FIRST FRC KICKOFF 2011 (by botbash)
The Girls of Steel attended an event hosted by Google with seven other FIRST Teams from around the Pittsburgh area. We demoed our robot to the people of google and talked to everyone about FIRST. Hooray for google!
team971: as seen on 1189’s twitter feed We may need to try this!
robotcosmonaut: Robot is Dead our robot, right now. (T_T)
LittleFIRSTthings | 051. Rookies Rookies are the best!! :)
Where are their bandana’s?
Girls of Steel Website
Welcome to the official Girls of Steel Tumblr page. The Girls of Steel is an all girls robotics team part of FIRST. We are based in Carnegie Mellon University, in Pittsburgh, PA.