Robofest Newsletter, 4-184-2005

 

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Contents

(1) World Robofest 2005 Championship on this Saturday

(2) Results of Robofest 2005 Regional Competitions

(3) MCWTF grant winners

(4) World Robofest Volunteers wanted

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(1) World Robofest 2005 Championship on this Saturday

 

In three countries, 164 Robofest teams competed in 11 regional sites. Now 45 teams were selected to advance to the World Robofest 2005 Championship at Lawrence Technological University in Michigan on this Sat. April 23. Opening Ceremony will be held around 9:10am and final matches will begin around 2pm. Spectator admission is free. All first place team members will win laptop computers provided by MPC computers!

 

(2) Results of Robofest 2005 Regional Competitions

 

Details about Robofest 2005 results can be found at http://www.robofest.net/2005/results.htm

 

(3) MCWTF grant winners

 

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation (MCWTF) has selected teams to receive the $500 grant awards. They are: Team No Mercy from Mercy High School and Team GigAGirlz from St. Hugo of the Hills. Congratulations! The grants will be awarded to teams during the World Robofest at LTU.

 

(4) World Robofest Volunteers wanted

 

We are in need of many volunteers due to the expansion of Robofest programs. If you are interested in volunteering for World Robofest, please go to

http://admin.robofest.org/index.jsp?siteID=31 and sign up online. Thank you so much!

 

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