Texas Tech Engineering Kickoff 2014

Texas Tech Engineering Kickoff 2014
On September 5th, the Texas Tech University College of Engineering held its annual Engineering Kickoff event in which the student organizations of the engineering department came together and showcased what they are all about to all engineering freshmen and incoming students. As every year, the RoboRaiders set up their booth and talked about the benefits ...

Texas Tech Raider Freshmen Orientation Fair!

Texas Tech Raider Freshmen Orientation Fair!
Last month, as the academic year began, Texas Tech hosted its annual Red Raider Freshmen Orientation Fair which lasted two weeks. The new students are given a view of what the campus looks like, the activities they can be involved in and the organizations they can be a part of. The RoboRaiders held a booth ...

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 ...