The Education of FRC

How does a High School student define success?  Do they hope to pass a test to get through a class?  Is there pressure to earn good grades to maintain a GPA?  Will the student work through a checklist of clubs and accolades to impress a college or job recruiter?  In today's society, success is often [...]

By | 2017-11-06T21:59:44+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pre-Season Kick-off, Riverfest, and More!

The Wired Wizards have been quite productive as of late preparing for an entrance into Pre-season. We have recently been working on recruiting new members as well as community outreach. We have succeeded in this by entering into community events like Riverfest. Internally, we are welcoming new members and preparing for this year's game, Power [...]

By | 2017-10-12T17:08:59+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Post THOR Agenda

After returning from THOR, The Wired Wizards are welcoming in new team leads and beginning the renovation of our build space! We are currently holding meetings in preparation for our Preseason which begins September 11th. Along with that, we are looking for new members. Team Leads We are proud to welcome in Charlotte Smith, David [...]

By | 2017-09-06T16:36:05+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mid Season Update

So far, this season of the Wired Wizards has been going well, and we are working hard to build our FIRST Steamworks robot! As this season presses on, we want to update you on a few things. Starting off, we are going to begin being more active on social media! You can follow us on [...]

By | 2017-02-04T12:45:01+00:00 February 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kicking Off Our Year with STEAM!

Hello everyone! Welcome to the first blog post of the Wired Wizards as we are mid-way through the preseason process! With the holidays and build season fast approaching I have come to our blog to explain just what has been happening with so far this year. Sponsors! I would just like to start off by [...]

By | 2016-12-28T15:43:32+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Crystal Ball: Staring Into the Future with How Team 4534 does Design!

Introduction Design is, arguably, one of the most important parts of the build season. Decisions made in the initial design phase can affect your team throughout the rest of build season, and even through the competitions. As a result, we on the Wired Wizards take design very seriously. In the preseason of our 2017 season, [...]

By | 2016-11-14T18:26:01+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Programming Spotlight: Our Army

Hi, Sam Weaver here again folks! I am here to represent the programming team in a discussion about how I decided to structure our programming team for optimal functioning and accomplishing our objectives.  I am the programming lead, but I balance many other responsibilities on the team, so it would be impractical for my to [...]

By | 2016-04-07T21:20:36+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments