As a Whole: The Robotics branch of the Society of Peer Mentors leads students at elementary, middle, and high school levels in various robotics programs/curriculum. We collaborate with these programs in order to inspire young students to become involved in exciting and innovative technological fields. As college students at LSU, our mentors are trained in… Continue reading About Us
About the Programs FLL (FIRST Lego League): Description: small, programmed robots made out of Legos Competition: Robot does multiple tasks on a rectangular map and must report back to a home base between every task FRC (FIRST Robotics Competition): Description: Schools have six weeks to build a large-scale robot that involves programming and electrical and… Continue reading What is Robotics?
The FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is an international high school robotics competition. Each year, on the first Saturday of January, the game is released to all the teams world-wide at the same time. From that moment, each team has six weeks to design, build, and test their robot. We, as robotics mentors, work with multiple… Continue reading Robot in 3 Days