The robotics page is a work in progress as with most areas of the site and will be updated soon with photos and videos from the 2011 FIRST Robotics competitions and past seasons.

Affirmations and thoughts from Juan, team 2462, in the pit from the 2011 Midwest Regional Competition.

Juan, the team Tinkerbell who loves to put things together and then take them apart

“If you look like a scientist and think like a scientist you will be one someday!”

One of the goals of my programs has been the importance of       young people being able to SEE themselves in these careers.

Since I started promoting “You have to see it to be it” many   initiatives have been created since 2012, but I will still push what I   felt was critical in increasing the number of Black and Brown   professionals in STEM.