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Penn FLL Volunteer Info Session

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November 03, 2011
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Penn FLL Volunteer Info Session

Learn how to get involved with Penn's FLL championship as a volunteer.

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Adi Dahiya

November 03, 2011
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  1. Penn FLL Volunteer Information Session November 3, 2011

  2. What is FIRST? } Vision: "To transform our culture by creating

    a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders."
  3. What is FLL? } Designs accessible, innovative robotics programs } Middle school

    design challenge using LEGO Mindstorms NXT } Learn critical thinking, team-building, presentation skills
  4. What is FLL? } More than 100,000 students participating worldwide } Annual

    National and International competitions } Autonomous LEGO robots complete missions } Penn FLL oversees the Philadelphia region
  5. Penn’s FLL Championship } January 28, 2011 } Irvine Auditorium } 9AM-4PM } Robot

    Competition } Teamwork } Spirit and Sportsmanship } Project Presentation } Robot Design
  6. The Game Food Factor Challenge Food safety & germs } Pollution

    reversal } Refrigerated ground transport } Hand wash / bacterial } Corn harvest } Disinfect
  7. The Field

  8. Competition Day } Plan to arrive by 8AM } Opening Remarks } Matches,

    Project Presentations until 3PM } Lunch and Breakfast provided } Get excited!
  9. Referees } 12 Referees } Experts on game rules, oversee robot matches

    } 6 Field Assistants } Responsible for setting the field between matches
  10. Supporting Roles } Pit Bouncer } Runner } Time Keeper } Give-away Guy/Girl } Transportation

    Assistant } Registration Assistant } Judge Assistant
  11. Qualifiers & Events } Field building } November date TBA? } Girard College,

    Dec 3 } Franklin Institute, Dec 10 } Championship, Jan 28