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Archive for March, 2015

Bandon Robotics

Posted by: | March 30, 2015 | No Comment |

Guest Contributor: Martha Kemple “It was clear that resources did not decide who won, because you had robots made out of entirely custom made parts competing with Frankenstein’s-monster-style robots, held together with duct-tape and crossed fingers, and they stay neck-and-neck for most of the tournament.” – Max, Bandon H.S. junior and assistant team captain FIRST […]

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Guest Contributor: Melissa Steinman Students involved in the Oregon Outdoors course at Waldport High School traveled to Albany last month to take a first hand look first at the process of making freeze dried camp food.  Our destination was Oregon Freeze Dry, Inc., the parent company for the Mountain House brand. In our ecotourism-focused outdoor […]

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Seaside Robotics

Posted by: | March 3, 2015 | No Comment |

The Daily Astorian reports that a robot built by 25 high school students on Seaside High School’s CYBORG Seagulls robotics team is ready to compete at the FIRST Robotics divisional qualifier.  Seaside High School technology teacher Mike Brown is the faculty advisor to the team. What motivates the students?  Opportunity for hands-on learning: “[O]ne of […]

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