Why join the team? Why become a Nerd or Nerdlet? Well, the number one reason is robotics is cool! But there are so many other reasons to join. There are many opportunities for students with...
Countdown to Wilsonville
T - 56 days Your FRC 568 team has finalized its design idea and started the build today.Read More "Countdown to Wilsonville"
2023 FIRST Robotics Competition Anchorage Kickoff
2023 FIRST Robotics Competition Anchorage Kickoff Where: UAA Engineering Industry Building (or on zoom) When: 9 am – 12 pm Saturday January 7, 2023 What:...Read More "<strong>2023 FIRST Robotics Competition Anchorage Kickoff</strong>"
Getting Ready for the District Championship
In this photo we are planning are presentations for judging and planning our pit for the District Championship.Read More "Getting Ready for the District Championship"
After we finished our competition in Clackamas, we spent our time testing the robot in preparation for Wilsonville. As the competition began, we helped get...Read More "Wilsonville Event"
A slightly late update, but on our first competition of the Rapid React season, we were chosen for the highest alliance and won the event...Read More "Clackamas Event!"
2022 FRC Kickoff Announcement (In person & Zoom)
January 8, 2022 is the annual FIRST Robotics kickoff event! This event marks the start to the season, where the team is assigned challenges including...Read More "2022 FRC Kickoff Announcement (In person & Zoom)"
Online Orientation Update!
One of the projects that we are completing under our Equity and Diversity Plan is the creation of a comprehensive online orientation for members who...Read More "Online Orientation Update!"
Water Jet Photos
We're excited to see that our water jet is working well! Here are some of the things that it has created recently:Read More "Water Jet Photos"
Meet a new member!
Hello, my name is Kenya and I am a sophomore in Dimond High School. I joined Nerds of the North last year, just around the...Read More "Meet a new member!"
Game Design Challenge Week 1-4
This year FIRST has decided that they will do their games remotely, and one of the challenges they provided us was the Game Design Challenge....Read More "Game Design Challenge Week 1-4"
2021 Robot Redesign: Week 1-4
With another year comes another season, and while this year's challenge is considerably different than anything our team has done before, we're excited to see...Read More "2021 Robot Redesign: Week 1-4"
Our Equity and Diversity Plan
For the first time in our team's history, we have created our first ever Equity and Diversity plan! We made this plan to better increase...Read More "Our Equity and Diversity Plan"
2021 FRC Kickoff!
We started this season’s kickoff with FIRST’s livestream. This introduced us to this season’s game and challenges, including the new Game Design Challenge and Innovation...Read More "2021 FRC Kickoff!"
2021 FRC Kickoff Announcement
January 9, 2021 is the annual FIRST Robotics kickoff event! This event marks the start to the season, where the team is assigned challenges including...Read More "2021 FRC Kickoff Announcement"
Operation Lego Redistribution Updates
Since our last post about Operation Lego Redistribution, we've made a lot of progress in our mission to redistribute Alaska's LEGO supply. After creating our...Read More "Operation Lego Redistribution Updates"
Project Avatar Update
For the past many weeks, we've been hard at work on the Project Avatar robot, and this week we hit a big milestone in our...Read More "Project Avatar Update"