Kickoff 2017

Kickoff 2017

11th Annual Kickoff On Saturday, January 7th, 2017, after months of anticipation and hard work, 31 teams gathered in Skillman, New Jersey at Montgomery High School for the 11th annual kickoff, which officially starts the build season. Before the official Kickoff was broadcasted from Manchester, England, students got the opportunity to attend workshops held by […]

Build Season Week #6

Build Season Week #6

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics Newsletter Build Season: Week 6 Entering our last week of Build Season, FIRST Team 1403 is collectively working together to put their final touches on their product. After a successful five weeks of build season, all of the sub-teams are almost finished with all of their assignments Team Captain Rhea […]

Build Season Week #2-3

Build Season Week #2-3

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics Newsletter Build Season: Weeks 2 and 3   Despite Winter Storm Jonas’s decimating the east coast this past week, FIRST Team 1403 still maintains its level of progress. As shown through interviews with Team 1403’s captains, the entire team is working together cooperatively to finalize efforts related to the prototype, […]

Build Season Week #1

Build Season Week #1

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics Newsletter Build Season: Week 1   The screech of the drill press driving through metal becomes the melody to the whirs of the handsaw, and the clattering of keyboards accentuating the bass line of productive discussion. As week one of the build season comes to a close, each sub-team has […]

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics Toiletries Drive

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics Toiletries Drive

FIRST Team 1403 Cougar Robotics is collecting toiletries to support the Montgomery Township Food Pantry. Items can be dropped off in the donation box in the foyer by the main entrance or brought to room F-1142. All donations benefit residents of Montgomery Township. Deodorant Toothbrushes and Toothpaste Shampoo & Conditioner Disposable Razors & Shaving Cream […]

2nd Cougar Class

2nd Cougar Class

On November 12th, the second Cougar Class was held. During the meeting, students and mentors discussed the meaning of failure. In school you can either pass or fail based on your grade, but in everyday life you don’t have a number that measures whether you pass or fail or the quality of your work and […]