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TigerBots Robotics

About

The TigerBots are our award-winning, student-run, all-girl FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics team that introduces girls to engineering and a lot more. The team works together to develop technical skills to design, prototype and build robots, as well as marketing, business and creative skills to promote the team and participate in the annual FTC challenge.

Background

The TigerBots, FTC Team #7593, were founded in Fall 2013 by two sophomores, Serena and Kate, who were determined to create a welcoming and fun robotics team. 2017-18 the team advanced to the Championships in Houston.

Contact

For more information on sponsorship or joining the team email us at:

team7593@gmail.com

 

Try your hand at:

  • Designing and building robots
  • Using a drill, a table top saw and other tools
  • Programming
  • 3D printing and CAD
  • Driving robots (even if you can’t drive a car!)

Show us your business and creative side:

  • Design buttons, t-shirts and banner
  • Take photos and videos
  • Lead our social media communications
  • Drive the fund raising and grant writing
  • Marketing and outreach (demonstrating robots to others)
 
*TigerBots is no-cut and open to all.
 

2018-2019 Events & Field Trips

  • First meeting: Thursday, August 23rd (after school)
  • Season Kickoff: Saturday Sep 8th
  • Notre Dame Belmont Open House, Sunday, Oct 21st
  • FIRST Tech Challenge Qualifier (November)
  • TigerBots Robot Reveal