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NASA Live Broadcasts

NASA has scheduled a weekly series of live broadcasts, Tuesday at 2:00 PM ET September 18–December 11. Teams are invited to join and using Twitter or the chat feature, can talk with various topic experts about difficulties deep-space travel poses for humans … Continue reading

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Guess what just came!?!

!!!! – FIELD KITS – !!!! Now we just have to build them!

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Presentation to TVA Retirees

Thank you to Maxine Smith STEAM Academy FLL for presenting to the TVA Retirees luncheon today. As you know, TVA is our biggest sponsor and the team represented all of West TN FLL and did a wonderful job conveying what … Continue reading

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TVA Grant Closed…Now What?

Missed the TVA Grant, but still want to register a team? We do have a limited sponsorships available. Fill out THIS FORM and select “Need help with Registration”. We still have robots to lend to teams who cannot afford them … Continue reading

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Learn from NASA Experts

NASA experts are hosting online talks about the challenges of human travel to deep space on Tuesdays at 2:00 pm ET through mid-December. Access past recordings and tune in to the live broadcasts here, and click here to see the … Continue reading

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Challenge Update

We posted a new Project Challenge Update this week. Find it here and be sure to check the Challenge Updates often.

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One workshop down, one to go

We held the first FLL Workshop at CBU yesterday. 3 full teams showed up and learned about the season, EV3 programming and sensors. Thanks to the teams for coming, thanks to coaches and mentors for taking the time on a … Continue reading

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Want a team but need help?

If you want to start a team, but are worried about the cost: Keep in mind that TVA will sponsor any team in their service area (including all of West TN), but time is running out on this grant. See … Continue reading

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FLL Workshops

[Please note the LOCATION HAS CHANGE since the initial post!] We are pleased to announce two FLL workshops to be held at CBU in Buckman Hall 2nd floor (BU 217, 218, 222, 223) From 9am to Noon on the following … Continue reading

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TVA Grant – Time Running Out!

Time is running out if you wish to apply for the TVA Grant (click here for details). FIRST HQ just informed us “there is a very small amount of TVA funds available after the submissions received thus far. We may … Continue reading

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