Author: Laura Bauer

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department and the Fox 4 Love Fund for Children have teamed up to get metro-area kids ready for a new school year with a big Back to School Bash on Saturday, August 10, at the Independence Events Center. See how your team...

The Kansas Department of Education (KSDE) Annual Conference presents Success Showcase.  This takes place October 28-30, 2019 in Wichita at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.  FIRST in Kansas will be featured.  FIRST fits the Kansans CAN: Ignite theme and strands to support the State Board Vision...

Love FIRST? You can work with us for a whole year in every aspect of FIRST in Kansas City. Become a FIRST AmeriCorps VISTA. This program is great for someone who is deciding their next step or wants to give back to the FIRST community...

There will be a FIRST FRC, FTC, FLL,and FLL JR demo/competition at the 2019 Missouri State Fair on Sunday, August 11.  Competition tables and field setup for each division will be provided in the air conditioned Mohler building located on the fair grounds. Teams will...

If your team has competed at a Kansas City-area regional FIRST® Robotics Competition over the last decade, chances are you recognize Bob Crance, who frequently mans pit administration as a volunteer and mentors 1730 Team Driven. In his new role as regional FIRST Senior Mentor,...

Dear Coaches, FRC Team 2357 “System Meltdown” is pleased to announce we are holding a WPI Lib Workshop on August 10, 2019! This workshop is open to area teams who would like to work on their C++ and Java programming proficiency using the WPI Library to control...

This event was cancelled due to low team registration, but tune in next year for another attempt at holding it with even earlier notice! Team 3172 HorsePOWER from Salina, Kansas is hosting an inaugural off season FIRST Robotics Competition event. Date: September 13-14, 2019 Cost: $250 per team...

Maker Faire KC takes place at Union Station on June 22 and 23, 2019.  Over 20 FIRST teams participate by demonstrating their robotics.  If your team would like to demonstrate, please contact Laura Bauer at bauerlb@kcstem.org....

January 25, 2019 at Metropolitan Community College - Business & Technology.  Click on the photo and then here to see the full photo album....

December 15, 2018 at Notre Dame De Sion High School.  Click on the photo and then here to see full album....