Congrats to the 2018 Winning Alliance

The 2018 Smoky Mountains Regional came to a close with the winning alliance consisting of Team 2614 – MARS (alliance captain), Team 4265 – Secret City Wildbots, and Team 4306 – RoboKomodos. It was a great weekend! Thanks to all who participated and volunteered.

See all the awards at https://frc-events.firstinspires.org/2018/TNKN/awards.

Features and News:

TNFIRST Donation Page is Live

The TNFIRST Donation page is now LIVE and able to process tax-exempt donations in support of TNFIRST events and teams in Tennessee! Please see the “Donations” page and use the online donation tool to send needed funds to the TNFIRST organization! Your donation will immediately result in an email identifying the donation as tax-exempt for your tax records.

May 1 – Outreach Opportunity

On behalf of the East Tennessee STEM Hub, we are sharing an upcoming outreach opportunity for local FRC teams happening on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018. It will be hosted by ORAU and is happening at the Pollard Technology Center in Oak Ridge. It’s a networking event for educators and families, where our local partners have an opportunity to share STEM resources from around the region.

Event Information
Name: East TN STEM Hub Regional Meeting
Date: Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Times: 4:00PM-6:00PM
Location: Pollard Technology Center, 210 Badger Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Target Audience & Purpose: This event is free and open to all educators, families and community partners from East TN who are interested in STEM! At this event, we hope to provide attendees with rich resources, information, and opportunities for getting involved and learning more about STEM happenings going on in the East TN region. Exhibitor booths with hands-on activities and interactive demonstrations are highly encouraged!

If you know an organization that is interested in having a display at the event, please fill out the following form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScFWMdE_h-mN7TOenag_xUy6iqZGRp2Vgy3d0XljPjmFqhOPg/viewform

Memphis FIRST Teams

Get connected to what’s happening in Memphis for FRC, FLL, and FT at http://memphisfirstteams.org.

Hey Tennessee Teams, got any special events?

Send them to mike.wehrenberg@tnfirst.org to post on tnfirst.

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