UME Coaches’ Clinic – FLL Programming with Patrick Michaud

2015-10-24 @ 9:00am - 4:00pm, UME Preparatory Academy

Coaches/Mentors and a student programmer are invited to this clinic on FLL® programming with the Mindstorms® software. This is a full day clinic presented in two parts, a beginning session (9am-noon) and an advanced session (1p-4p). Bringing your laptop and robot with the EV3 software installed is recommended.

See the FLL Programming Clinic page for registration and further details.

Lunch

For those who are attending both the morning (Beginning) and afternoon (Advanced) programming sessions at UME, the UME FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team #8626 “The Prototypes” will have a cash concession stand with snacks and drinks in addition to offering pizza for lunch that can be preordered onsite Saturday morning.

The menu includes:

Pizza (Cheese or Pepperoni): $1.50/slice
Pizza Combo (2 slices/1 bag chips/1 drink): $3.75 each
Whole Pizza (Cheese or Pepperoni):  TBD
Soda / Water: 50¢ each
Chips: 50¢ per bag

 

UME Coaches’ Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments

2015-10-10 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm, UME Preparatory Academy

Slides from clinic: Chassis Design, Sensor and Attachments part 1, Sensor and Attachments part 2

This clinic is a demonstration of basic chassis and attachment building with LEGO® Mindstorms.  Each coach can bring up to two team members.

Please confirm attendance and number of students attending by sending email to James Brodnick (james.brodnick@gmail.com).

 

FLL 2015 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (UTD)

2015-09-26 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm, University of Texas at Dallas / SEEC

Slides from Team Dynamics Clinic

We are having a Kickoff and Team Dynamics clinic on Saturday, September 26, at UT-Dallas from 9:00-12:00. See this map for parking and the location of the event.  The kickoff will be held in the SLC building (marked in blue) in room SLC 1.102. You may park in the green spaces of either lot H (west of SLC) or in the parking garage marked PS3 (north of SLC).  For people wanting to park in PS3 it’s recommended to get there via Synergy Park Blvd on the north side of campus and drive south onto Rutford Ave.

Please let Kristi Cantu (Kristine.Cantu@perotmuseum.org) know if you plan on attending so she can keep track of attendance numbers. This event is free and is for coaches and mentors only.

List of all regional events

Upcoming events

Oct 24 (10:00a): FLL 2018 Qualifier Registration opens
Oct 27 (8:00a-5:00p): FTC Scrimmage / Workshop at Hedrick Middle School, Lewisville
Nov 3 (10:00a-3:00p): 3rd Annual NTX FRC Coach, Mentor, and Student workshops, Plano
Nov 3 (12:00p-5:00p): FCA FLL INTO ORBIT Robot Games Scrimmage, Dallas
Nov 10: FTC Qualifier at Conrad HS, Dallas
Nov 17: FTC Qualifier at Williams HS, Plano
Nov 29 - Dec 1: BEST 2018 Texas and UIL Championship, Frisco, Texas
Dec 1: FLL Qualifier at Ford Middle School, Allen
Dec 1: FLL Qualifier at Hillsboro Junior High, Hillsboro
Dec 1: FLL Qualifier at Parish Episcopal School, Dallas
Dec 8: FLL Qualifier at Dallas ISD
Dec 8: FLL Qualifier at Fellowship Christian Academy, Dallas
Dec 8: FLL Qualifier at Grapevine ISD
Dec 8: FLL Qualifier at Williams High School, Plano
Dec 8: FLL Qualifier at Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
Dec 8: (FULL) FTC Qualifier at Lowery Freshman Center, Allen
Dec 15: FLL Qualifier at Braswell High School, Aubrey
Dec 15: FLL Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Dec 15: FLL Qualifier at Vanston Middle School, Mesquite
Dec 15: FLL Qualifier at Williams High School, Plano
Dec 15: (FULL) FTC Qualifier at Townview Magnet Center, Dallas
Jan 5, 2019: FTC Qualifier at TCC / Trinity River Campus, Fort Worth
Jan 12, 2019: FTC Qualifier at Greenhill School, Addison
Jan 19, 2019: FTC Qualifier at Wylie East HS, Wylie
Jan 26, 2019: FTC Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Jan 26, 2019: FTC Ferris “Brickyard” Qualifier, Ferris
Feb 2, 2019: FTC Qualifier at Hedrick Middle School, Lewisville

Past events

(most recent first)

Oct 20 (9:00a-4:00p): UTD FLL Coaches Clinics – FLL Programming, Richardson
Oct 19 - Oct 20: Denton County BEST (DC BEST) Game Day, Denton
Oct 19 - Oct 20: Dallas BEST Game Day, Carrollton
Oct 19 - Oct 20: Cowtown BEST Game Day
Oct 13 (9:00a-4:00p): FLL Beginning and Intermediate Programming Coaches Clinic @ FCA, Dallas
Oct 12 - Oct 13: CoCoBEST Game Day, Allen
Oct 7: 2018 NTX Tournament of Robots, Allen
Oct 6: 2018 STEM Gals Tournament, Allen
Sep 29 (9:00a-12:00p): FLL Chassis & Attachment Building Coaches Clinic @ FCA, Dallas
Sep 28 (11:00a): FTC Qualifier pre-registration opens
Sep 22 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC Android Programming, Richardson
Sep 22 (9:00a-12:00p): UTD FLL Coaches Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments, Richardson
Sep 20 - Sep 21: UTD FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Sep 18 - Sep 19: UTD FTC Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Sep 15 (9:00a-12:00p): FLL 2018 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (Fort Worth), Fort Worth
Sep 11 - Sep 12: UTD FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Sep 8 (1:30p-4:30p): FLL 2018 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (Plano), Plano
Sep 8 (9:30a-12:30p): FTC 2018 Season Kickoff and Workshop (Plano), Plano
Sep 8: FTC 2018 Season Kickoff and Workshop (Fort Worth), Fort Worth
Sep 3 (9:00a-4:00p): 2018 FLYSET FTC Workshop, Plano
Sep 1 (8:30a-12:00p): CoCoBEST 2018 Season Kickoff, Plano
Aug 31 (8:00a-5:00p): LEGO Foundation Grant – application deadline
Aug 18 (9:00a-4:00p): FTC Clinic: Introduction to Fusion 360, Plano
Aug 1 - Aug 2: UTD FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Jul 30 - Jul 31: UTD FTC Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Jul 23 - Jul 27: BEST Robotics Teacher and Mentor Workshop (July 2018), Richardson
Jul 20 (12:00p): FLL Team Hardship Grant Application Deadline #1
Jul 18 (9:00a-2:30p): UTD/BCS FLL Coaches Advanced Programming Workshop, Fort Worth
Jul 16 - Jul 17: UTD/BCS FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Fort Worth
Jul 11 - Jul 12: UTD FTC Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Jun 25 - Jun 29: BEST Robotics Teacher and Mentor Workshop (June 2018), Richardson
Jun 20 - Jun 21: UTD FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
May 20 (2:30p-4:30p): FLYSET 4th Annual Youth Robotics Fair, Plano
May 19 (9:30a-5:00p): Robot Rumble 2, Weatherford
May 17 - May 19: 2018 UIL State Robotics Championship (FTC), Austin
May 12 (8:00a-5:00p): 2018 TAPPS Robotics State Championship, Waco
Apr 28 (8:00a-5:00p): 2018 Yellowjacket Blacklight Bug Zapper, Ferris
Apr 7 (8:30a-3:30p): Robotics in the Classroom, Dallas
Feb 10: North Texas FTC Regional Championship, Wylie
Jan 27: FTC Qualifier at Williams HS, Plano
Jan 27: FTC Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Jan 20: FTC Qualifier at Hedrick Middle School, Lewisville
Jan 13: FTC Qualifier at Wylie East HS, Wylie
Jan 6: FTC Qualifier at TCC – Trinity River Campus, Fort Worth
Dec 16, 2017: FTC Qualifier at Townview Magnet Center, Dallas
Dec 16, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Heritage Middle School (SOLD OUT), Colleyville
Dec 16, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Dec 16, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Williams High School (SOLD OUT), Plano
Dec 9, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Nolan Catholic High School (SOLD OUT), Fort Worth
Dec 9, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Braswell High School, Aubrey
Dec 9, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Burleson High School, Burleson
Dec 9, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Williams High School (SOLD OUT), Plano
Dec 7 - Dec 9, 2017: BEST 2017 Texas and UIL Championship, Frisco, Texas
Dec 2, 2017: FTC Scrimmage at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Dec 2, 2017: FTC Qualifier at Allen High School, Allen
Dec 2, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Hillsboro Junior High, Hillsboro
Dec 2, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Adamson High School, Dallas
Dec 2, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Fellowship Christian Academy, Dallas
Dec 2, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Parish Episcopal School, Dallas
Dec 2, 2017: FLL Qualifier at Allen High School, Allen
Nov 19, 2017 (2:00p-5:45p): 2017 FLYSET FLL Hydrodynamics Scrimmage, Plano
Nov 11, 2017: FTC Qualifier at Greenhill School, Addison
Nov 4, 2017 (12:00p-5:00p): FCA FLL Hydro Dynamics Robot Games Scrimmage (FULL), Dallas
Nov 4, 2017 (8:00a-1:00p): 3rd Annual Grapevine-Colleyville ISD FLL Scrimmage (FULL), Grapevine
Nov 4, 2017: FTC Qualifier at Jesuit College Prepatory School, Dallas
Nov 3 - Nov 4, 2017: Dallas BEST Game Day, Farmers Branch
Oct 28, 2017 (8:00a-5:00p): FTC Scrimmage / Workshop at Hedrick Middle School, Lewisville
Oct 23, 2017 (10:00a): Qualifier Registration Opens
Oct 21, 2017 (10:00a-2:00p): FTC Clinic – Logistics (UME Prep), Dallas
Oct 21, 2017 (9:00a-4:00p): UTD Clinics – FLL Programming, Richardson
Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2017: Cowtown BEST Game Day, Fort Worth
Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2017: CoCoBEST Game Day, Prosper
Oct 14, 2017 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC using Git and GitHub for software management, Richardson
Oct 14, 2017 (10:00a-5:00p): Ft Worth FLL Programming Clinic, Benbrook
Oct 14, 2017 (9:00a-4:00p): FCA FLL Programming Clinic, Dallas
Oct 7, 2017 (9:00a-12:00p): FCA FLL Chassis and Attachments Clinic, Dallas
Oct 7 - Oct 8, 2017: NTX Tournament of Robots, Plano
Sep 30, 2017 (10:00a-1:00p): Ft Worth FLL Chassis Build and Attachments Clinic, Benbrook
Sep 23, 2017 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC Android Programming, Richardson
Sep 23, 2017 (9:00a-12:00p): UTD Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments, Richardson
Sep 19 - Sep 20, 2017: UTD FTC Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Sep 16, 2017 (1:30p-4:00p): FTC Clinic – game analysis and robot design, Benbrook
Sep 16, 2017 (1:00p-5:00p): FLL 2017 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (FCA), Dallas
Sep 16, 2017 (10:00a-12:30p): FLL 2017 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (Benbrook), Benbrook
Sep 12 - Sep 13, 2017: UTD FLL Coaches Training Workshop, Richardson
Sep 9, 2017 (1:30p-4:30p): FLL 2017 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (Plano), Plano
Sep 9, 2017 (9:30a-12:30p): FTC 2017 Season Kickoff and Workshop (Fort Worth), Fort Worth
Sep 9, 2017 (9:30a-12:30p): FTC 2017 Season Kickoff and Workshop (Plano), Plano
Aug 29, 2017 (11:00a): FLL 2017 “Hydro-Dynamics” Global Challenge Release
Aug 26, 2017 (9:00a-5:00p): 2017 FLYSET FTC Workshop
Aug 7 - Aug 10, 2017: UTD Summer FLL Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Aug 7 - Aug 10, 2017: UTD Summer FTC Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Jul 31 - Aug 5, 2017: SMU Competitive Robotics FIRST LEGO League Program, Dallas
Jul 24 - Jul 28, 2017: SMU MINDSTORMS Robotics Program for Middle School Students, Dallas
Jul 10 - Jul 14, 2017: SMU UIL Robotics Training FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC), Dallas
Jul 10 - Jul 14, 2017: SMU Classroom Robotics for Teachers Grades 4-8, Dallas
Jun 26 - Jun 29, 2017: UTD Summer FTC Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Jun 26 - Jun 29, 2017: UTD Summer FLL Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Jun 26 - Jun 30, 2017: SMU Advanced Robotics (FTC) Program for High School Students, Dallas
May 19 - May 20, 2017: 2017 UIL FTC State Championship, Austin

SEEC 2015 UIL Robotics & STEM Conference

The 2015 UIL Robotics & STEM Conference was held July 6-10, 2015 at the University of Texas at Dallas campus.

This page contains resources mentioned and/or distributed to attendees during the conference.

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