September 28, 2015
NEW — 3:10 p.m. Sept. 28, 2015
Sanjeev Dwivedi had never taught the basics of robotics to anyone until six months ago.
That’s when Dwivedi, a Sammamish resident and Microsoft employee, partnered with two teams of students in the FIRST Lego League, a worldwide organization that uses competitive environments to teach the fundamentals of robotics to students in grades four through eight.
June 10, 2015
The Issaquah School Board approved the following gifts of $5,000 or more to the school district:
$5,000 from the Pine Lake Middle School PTSA to help fund Homework Club at Pine Lake Middle School.
November 26, 2013
Issaquah club uses robots to jumpstart career paths, competitive juices
Robotics will likely be a growing field for today’s high-school graduates to pursue, and the Issaquah Robotics Society is trying to create a competitive buzz around their highly technical interests.
The robotics society, marking its 10th year this year, will begin its next season of competition in January. Like other student-led teams in the state — which compete under the rules of FIRST, For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology — they’ll have six weeks to build a robot for entrance in various regional competitions.