2019 Kickoff

Saturday January fifth was a memorable and important date in the FRC season for teams around the globe. On this date, the much anticipated 2019 FRC game, Destination: Deep Space was revealed. While the game this year unfortunately does not include any water, it looks like it is going to …

Anchorage FLL Qualifier

This Saturday was the first and last FLL qualifier in Anchorage, because all the others were cancelled due to the earthquake. It was a fantastic success, with nineteen teams showing up to compete, and one FLL team volunteering with other community volunteers and members of our FRC team to host …

Earthquake Troubles

Out of the many challenges our team goes up against in the course of the season, recently we were faced with something none of us expected. On Friday, November 30th, a massive 7.0 earthquake shook Alaska, originating less than 10 miles north of Anchorage, where our team is based. This …

New Team Members Onboard

Over the summer, we placed some emphasis on recruiting new team members at STEM events such as the UAA Summer Engineering Academies. For the first time ever, we now have a new member orientation program. All members that come to a meeting for the first time are now trained and …

Post season BBQ

After a successful season, we decided to have a celebration at Nikira’s house. Everyone brought food, we played games, and already got started talking about the future of the team. Three of our future teammates came, as well–it was great to see our new Nerdlet program successfully getting younger students …