TTU Back to School Fiesta – Lets get started!

TTU Back to School Fiesta - Lets get started!
The Texas Tech University Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement invited us to be a part of their Back to School fiesta again this year. Last year we had a great success at the event by meeting with hundreds of K-12 students and talking about FIRST, the opportunities available by being a part of ...

IRI 2014 – The Best of the Best!

IRI 2014 - The Best of the Best!
IRI (Indiana Robotics Invitational Competition) is an off season event which is only invitational and some of the best teams around the world are invited to participate. This year the RoboRaiders were honored to be one of those teams and we head out to compete at one of the most prestigious FRC competitions. Driving all ...

Transformers, Robots and Awesome!

Transformers, Robots and Awesome!
Last week on June 27th and 28th, the Alamo Drafthouse gave us the opportunity to come out to the showing of the new Transformers Movie and bring our robots with us. We set up our booth for selling HexBugs and raffle the 100$ gift card that the Alamo Drafthouse had generously donated us. Accompanying us ...

Talk at the Roosevelt High School by George Tan

Talk at the Roosevelt High School by George Tan
This morning our team leader and Woodie Flowers Award finalist, George Tan was invited to speak at the Roosevelt High School in Lubbock. Been given the opportunity to talk to approximately 20 seniors, George explained to them the importance of a college education, the challenges they will face and hoped to help them decide their ...

End of the Year “Luau” party!

End of the Year
On May 18th, the RoboRaiders had their annual End of the Year Social…and this time the theme was “Hawaiian Luau”! On a warn May day, the RoboRadiers got together to celebrate the end of a very successful season and get ready for the summer. While some of us were in the pool showing off their ...