1 Universe and Memphis City Schools
Promote Robotics program amongst kids from various parts of the Mid-South
Currently we have 11 High School teams:
Memphis Business Academy
Booker T. Washington
Memphis Academy of Science and Engineering
Friday, November 16 ( 8-4) Engineering Day-U of M, Herff College of Engineering Open House- Robotics teams will participate in E-Day Activities and also demonstrate their robot.
Saturday, December 8 (9)- FLL Competition (FIRST Lego League)- Robotics teams have been asked to volunteer and demonstrate their robot for the Lego League Competition at the U of M.
Saturday, January 5, 2013- US FIRST FRC Kickoff Broadcast (NASA & FIRST) – New Hampshire- all registered teams wishing to attend the Kickoff will meet at the University of Memphis @ 8:00 a.m. to view the simulcast, pick up their Kit of Parts and attend workshops provided from the U of M.
Saturday, January 12- US FIRST (Memphis Teams) Quick Build at the U of M- Teams will report to the university to begin the basic building of the robot that they will use in competition.
Friday, January 25th- Possible Fundraiser with 1 Universe
March 28-30 (Smoky Mountain Regional Competition) Knoxville, Tn- all 11 MCS teams will leave on Tuesday, March 26 to prepare for the Smoky Mountain Regional Competition in Knoxville , Tn.
Corporate mentorships- Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical engineering, Business Marketing
Financial Sponsorships- $12,000- $24,000 per team to attend two regionals and possible the World Championship.