Robotics Scrimmage

Dominican’s Robotics team participated in the Microsoft/Red Stick Robotics’ VEX Scrimmage at Lakeside Mall on May 6. The event celebrated the power of STEM – Science, Technology, Enginering and Math – and the impact of technology on students’ success. Students from five schools participated in the scrimmage. Joining Dominican’s Robotics team were Matthew Foss, Science… Read More

DOW and Robotics

Representatives from Dow Chemical met with robotics students and administrators during a recent visit to campus. Thanks to DOW sponsorship, the Robotics Club has a First Tech Challenge (FTC) Robot. Back row, from left: Robotics Coaches Anjel Guitroz and Crissy Giacona, Principal Carolyn Favre, student Maygan Miguez holding the FTC Robot, President Dr. Cynthia Thomas,… Read More

Robo Girls Win Excellence Award

Congratulations to St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s senior robotics team, the Robo Girls, for winning the Excellence Award at the January 17 Red Stick Robotics/LSU College of Engineering VEX® Skyrise State Qualifier. The Excellence Award is the highest award presented in the VEX Robotics competition. It is awarded to the team that exemplifies overall excellence in… Read More

Dominibots ABSORB

The First Lego League 8th grade team, the Dominibots, created an acronym called ABSORB. The team developed a way to help students with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) stay focused while studying. ABSORB – Activity, Breaks, Space, Organize, Rewards, and Bedtime was chosen. It identifies ways to enhance the study environment in order to study efficiently. When… Read More