Our STEAM teams have been sweeping up in recent competitions and doing a lot of exciting things!
Cybersecurity Team wins State Competition - Places Nationally
The CyberPatriot competition, sponsored by the US Air Force is an online competition designed to help train the next generation of cyber security professionals. During the State Round, in early December, our student team placed first in the state of Florida, and second in the nation in the Gold Division. The team will be continuing on to the Semi-Finals in January!
Underwater Robotics Visitor
The @Eaglebotics team and award winning @H2Obots_girls underwater robotics team welcomed Jill Zande, Executive Director of the Mate Innovation for Inspiration, for a visit to campus to check our preparations for this year’s MATE ROV competition. The team held an interest meeting, and will start official prep in the new year. For those who may be interested, please contact Coach Samantha Cruz via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Esports Enters Playoffs as Top Seed
Currently participating in the League of Legends Competition on PlayVS, NBPS Esports has placed 3 teams in the end of season tournament. NBPS Blue and NBPS White start the playoffs this week, and NBPS Gold enters the tournament with a tie for being in first place!
FTC Teams continue to Roll
Eaglebotics Navy (9986) and Eaglebotics Gold (9987) continued their trek toward competing in the regional finals. After two rounds of competition, the teams are currently in 5th and 25th place in the division, which is comprised of over 42 teams. Great job!
Robot Drone League Team Takes First Place & All Star Awards
The Robot Drone League competition, sponsored by Tech Garage and held on the campus of FAU, allows teams to show off their expertise in both ground and air robotics. At the Championship Competition this past weekend, our team not only took First Place, but the robots were awarded All Star Status by their student peers! This team has been working on their designs for months to prepare for this opportunity. Amazing job team!