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The warhawks aim for first

By NIKHIL GRANDHI, senior At the mention of the word “robotics,” images of metallic, cantankerous bodies of steel clashing with each other often occupy our imaginations. However, JP’s Robotics team, the WarHawks, engages in a much more practical application of robotics in the international For the Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) program. … Continue reading

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Blood, Sweat, and Steel

By JAIMIE SWARTZ, ’13 Often coined “the varsity sport for the mind,” the international FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Program immerses high school students in the world of science and engineering by challenging them to construct complex robots. From March 22 to March 24, the JP Stevens robotics team, also … Continue reading