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FLL Kickoff

FLL Kickoff

By on Sep 10, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: September 10, 2016 WHERE: Sarah Heinz House Number of People: 250 Description: SHARP hosted the FLL Kickoff with FLL team The Droids. We explained the challenges and held brainstorm meetings. We also had each team describe their team with one...

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Maker Faire Press Conference

Maker Faire Press Conference

By on Sep 8, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: September 8, 2016 WHERE: Children’s Museum Number of People: 100 Description: SHARP represented the Steel City Robotics Alliance at the Maker Faire Press Conference. We showed off our robot, Gus the Whale, and got to see lots of other cool Makers’ projects. We hope we helped get people excited for the 2016 Pittsburgh Maker...

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SHH Robotics Camp

SHH Robotics Camp

By on Aug 9, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: August 9, 2016 WHERE: Sarah Heinz House Number of People: 40 Description: SHARP worked with the Sarah Heinz House Robotics Camp attendees to do egg drops. Each team received a bag of supplies and a length of tape. Then we dropped the eggs of off a balcony onto the patio below. The contraptions were huge...

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I CAN Talk AAC Camp

I CAN Talk AAC Camp

By on Jul 30, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: July 30, 2016 WHERE: Crowne Plaza Suites Number of People: 100 Description: SHARP worked with the attendees of the AAC I CAN Talk camp. We design robots with foam stickers, built doodling robots, played soccer with LEGO robots and drove our competition and frisbee-throwing...

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Roving Art Cart

Roving Art Cart

By on Jul 14, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: 5 days throughout June and July WHERE: Parks Throughout Pittsburgh Number of People: 950 Description: This is the second year of our partnership with the Citiparks Roving Art Cart. Each week we would head to a different park. We always took our frisbee-throwing robot, our VEX spin art machine and marker CNC. We also helped kids design their own robot with foam...

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