Inside the Riley Robot Game

It took some time, but Riley Robot in a Space Race is now playable on the Riley Robot website! Now that the game is officially published, we don’t have to explain what the game consists of because you can play it yourself (http://rileyrobot.akfirstrobotics.org/play/)! However, we can still explain how the …

Online Recruitment

Though we may be kept isolating at home, that doesn’t mean we can’t begin recruitment for the upcoming season. Many of our current members heard about our team thanks to past recruitment at summer engineering camps, and we’re continuing to connect with potential new members this summer over Zoom. We’ve …

Project Avatar

For a while now, our team has included members from all over Alaska. We even have a member in Mexico! We are currently working on a project to help our virtual members interact even more with the team. We call it Project Avatar.  Project Avatar is a robot to act …

Operation Lego Redistribution

Operation Lego Redistribution (OLR) is a new outreach project we started. It centers around the field components that are used at the State FLL Competition each year, then left in storage. OLR is a project that takes all of these components and sends them out to volunteers. These volunteers will …

CAD Webinar

During this unprecedented time, Lawton decided to host zoom meetings every Tuesdays and Thursdays to teach some members of the team how to model 3D designs through the computer software Fusion 360. In the first few meetings, Lawton demonstrated how to use Fusion 360 to design a drive base for …