The Robotics Resource Center at WPI is designed to provide support to on-campus and off-campus activities and groups for projects and competitive robotics. The RRC hosts a number of robotics events each year, provides guidance and materials for student projects, and supports the Robotics Engineering major. The staff consists of Ken Stafford, Brad Miller, and Colleen Shaver.
Robotics Summer Camps for Fundraising and Promoting FIRST
The key to a sustainable FIRST team is to get students interested early. This presentation explains how to run a robotics summer camp that will both increase interest in robotics as well as raise money for the team. It also describes a number of other advantages of holding a camp as a fundraiser.