Category: General

Parent-Student Kickoff Meeting: Sept. 20th!

School is back and that means MORE ROBOTICS! First off, don’t miss our Parent-Student Kickoff Meeting, coming up Wednesday, Sept. 20th, 6:30-8 PM in the DTEP Lab (B206) at Skyline! Prospective students & families welcome! All team members are required to attend with a parent. Also, we’re headed to Kettering University in Flint for the…
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The data from all the forms can be found here, and will be updated before alliance selection.

Shuffleboard for NetworkTables

I am quite ecstatic to use the new shuffleboard we’ve been promised for the 2018 season, and here’s why.

Chairman’s Video Update #5

Well, shoot.  There goes our whole idea.  The kick-off video is an exact replica of our idea.  They have an 8 – bit video game character going around a made up world spreading FIRST ideas.   We now have to decide if we are going to scrap our whole idea or continue on and hope we don’t…
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Chairman’s Video Update #4

The script has been finalized, we have our two actors, and one voice actor.  All that is left to do make all of the spirits and film the entire video!  We are going to take the next week off for the holidays and then come back for kickoff.

Chairman’s Video Update #3

The script for the video is coming along nicely, we hope to begin shooting next year.   We have an almost finalized script, a few pulmonary game models, and we have begun casting for the few live-action scenes.

Chairman’s Video Update #2

Over the past two weeks, our team has made significant progress on our chairman’s idea.  The final title for the game will be Eagle Imperium: Power Up Edition. We envision a video that is in the style a cheesy 80’s commercial that uses both live action and in-game footage. Stay tuned for our amazing video!

Chairman’s Video Update #1

For our chairman’s video, our team decided to create a video game that’s stylized in 8 – bit.   We think about calling our game Eagle Imperum: Power Up Edition, though the name is still up for debate.  Our idea for the game is to recreate the process of which our team goes through on any given year.

New Captains For 2018!

Last week we elected our new team captains! Camber H.   Camber is a senior and a returning captain from last year! Camber loves space, karate, and robots. She started out with programming and electrical. One day, she hopes to become an astronaut. Tao C. Tao is another one of our senior captains. He was the…
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Pre Skyline Competition

The team was just finished Southfield where we did fairly well. Unfortunately, our shooter malfunctioned and didn’t work but we fixed the issue. We are now working hard to prepare for out turn at hosting a competition at Skyline. Since the competition is during Spring Break, we’ll have the whole school. This means YOU must…
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