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February 2014

24
Feb

Support FIRST Growth through Mobile Program!

To help expand FIRST programs in Canada please text “STEM” to 45678 to make a one-time donation of $10.  You never know the kind of impact that being involved in a program like FIRST can have on a student and any small amount of support can help make a difference!

24
Feb

Students building skills by building with Legos

Nobody told young Lego builders at Ryerson Heights School they were learning construction, design and teamwork skills over the past six weeks.   The kids just thought they were having fun.   On Wednesday, parents came in to see the results of Ryerson Heights’s Jr. First Lego League, a group of 30 students in Grades 2 to 4 who participated

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18
Feb

Centre Dufferin District High School students blaze technology trail

Athletes have long hogged the spotlight when it comes to high school competitions.   At Centre Dufferin District High School (CDDHS), the academics have finally been given the chance to shine.   For the first time in the school’s history, a robotics club has formed and entered the FIRST Robotics Canada Waterloo Regional Competition.   The event is a series

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18
Feb

Local high school robotics team looks to defend world title

MISSISSAUGA — If there were ever such a thing as a minor league team for NASA robotics, it just might be in Mississauga.   Members of the robotics club at Rick Hanson Secondary School celebrated the unveiling of their newest robots, set to compete in this year’s First Robotics Competition. Students, staff, parents and sponsors attended a ceremony at the

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