El Estoque

Robotics launches competition season on Jan. 7

Robotics launches competition season on Jan. 7

Sara Yang

January 22, 2012

It was 7:30 a.m. on a Saturday, but seniors Anant Singhania and Nupur Garg and junior Evelyn Ding weren’t sleeping in. These FIRST MV Robotics officers — President, Director of Engineering and Director of Operations, respectively — were sitting in an auditorium at San Jose State University, ...

Robotics strives to inspire passion for engineering

Robotics strives to inspire passion for engineering

Sara Yang

November 20, 2011

    Junior Soumith Jonnakuti writes a math problem on the board. “All right, who wants to answer the question?” “Me! Me! Me!” “I know the answer!” On Mondays after school, the art room at Lincoln Elementary school has acted as a classroom for thinkFIRST, a program designed to introduce math and science principles to elementary students through simple experiments. As part of the community outreach effort by the M...