History

2015-2016

Jr FLL summer camp

Presented at Discovery Place Mini Maker Faire

Presented at Barnes and Noble Mini Maker Faire

Participated in NC THOR

Great Chili Cook off

NovemberFest

Star Wars event

Built T-Shirt Cannon


 2014-2015

Toured and presented to Niagara Bottling

Recycling

Hospital trip

3D Systems tour

Food Drive

Imagery Award

Dean’s List Finalist Nate Turk


2013-2014

Hosted FLL regional event

Went to FIRST NASCAR Photo-Op Event

Entrepreneurship, Imagery, Hard Hat Safety awards


2012-2013

Went to Twin Lakes Avionics and learned from Shane Miller and Justin Fisher

Presented at and helped hold Back to School Bash

Presented at NC Charter School Conference

Presented to NC Speaker of House Thom Tillis

Presented to Charlotte Chapter of National Society of Black Engineers

Assisted Walk for Education

Presented at Williamson’s Chapel United Methodist Church during summer camp

Helped raise FIRST awareness at PLP BBQ

Held workshop for Bots of War #4290, Gadget Girls #4816, and Titanium Tigers #4829

Presented at NC Technology Association Conference

Presented to Top of the Lake Rotary Club

Presented at Mitchell Community College

Presented to Pine Lake Board of Directors

Toured and presented to Niagara Bottling

Quality and Creativity awards


History 2011-2012

Presented to TWC, Duke Energy, AeroDyn, Newell Rubbermaid, Irwin Tools, General Microcircuits, NASCAR, Penske, Nitro, and ITT Tech

Presented at Ada Jenkins FIRE 5K

Engineering Inspiration

Dean’s List Winner David Gomez

Competed at St Louis Championship


History 2010-2011

Used Engineering Process

Used Kepner-Tregoe Analysis

Used Product Design Review with Ingersoll Rand executives

Chili-Cookoff

Sold Christmas decorations

Helped create YETI #3506, Retribution #3746, Wildcats #3540, Elemental Dragons #3680

Assisted yearly Robostock FLL Practice Tournament

Jr FLL started with 36 students in 2008

  • 148 by 2010-2011

Presented to CMS educators and curriculum designers

Tutoring in school and community

Competed at Palmetto Regional and won Imagery Award

Competed at NC Regional and won Creativity Award


History 2009-2010

Formed team in September

Ingersoll Rand provided build space

Held fair to present Jr FLL/FLL/FTC/FRC projects to school

Co-hosted NC FRC state kick off with Penske

Co-hosted NC FRC state rookie team quick-build with TWC

Began Engineer’s Notebook

Completed questionnaires for website

Hosted engineering showcase for teachers from different schools

Discussed plans with NASA astronaut Dr Thomas Marshburn

Demonstrated robot to Tim Paula and Mary Bures of Discovery Place

Featured in Time Warner Cable Documentary

Held NC scrimmage with Ingersoll Rand

Competed at NC Regional and won All-Star Rookie and Best Website

Competed at Atlanta Championships