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Wheels up for Wellesley

By Nhung Lam, Graphics Editor June 15, 2018

As a member of the 2018 graduating class, Karen Benson will be leaving MTHS with a powerful message to students, traveling 3000 miles to the next big step in her life. Throughout her four years as a...

A powerful start to the robotics season

By Teresa Bonilla , TEMPO Graphics and Design Editor January 16, 2018

On January 6 at 7 a.m., about 1,000 people gathered in the Terraceum for the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) kickoff. Each year, a new FRC challenge is issued, and kickoff is the international time...

Chill Out beams after they receive the creativity award and set a competition record at the regional competition.

Chill Out takes ninth place out of their division at national competition

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor April 27, 2017

The Robotics team, Chill Out, competed in the FIRST robotics World Championship competition in Houston, Texas last week, from Wednesday to Sunday. In the end, the team placed nine out of 64 teams in their...

Chill Out members look at the field in anticipation as they compete in the PNW District Competition. The team will advance this year to the national competition in Houston as one of only 39 teams from the northwest region.

Robotics team to national competition in Houston

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor April 17, 2017

The Robotics team, Chill Out 1778, will head to the FIRST Robotics national competition in Houston, Texas later this week. Only 39 teams from the northwest division will advance. The team qualified...

Robotics auction raises $12,500

Robotics auction raises $12,500

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Co-Editor-in-Chief November 10, 2016

Four robotics teams and their friends and family came together at Edmonds Community College for the 10th annual Robotics Family Festival and Fundraiser on Saturday, November 5th. The robotics teams...

Chill Out works on the robot's C Clamp, which had been bent in the last match.

MTHS Robotics teams advance to quarterfinals in FIRST competition

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor March 16, 2016

On Saturday and Sunday, the MTHS Robotics team, Chill Out, competed against multiple other Washington state robotics teams in the annual FIRST Robotics competition. The theme of the competition was...

The MTHS Robotics team,

Annual First Robotics kick off held at MTHS

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor January 14, 2016

Saturday morning at 6:30 a.m., more than 40 robotics teams from across Washington state filled the Mountlake Terrace High School (MTHS) gym for the annual First Robotics kickoff. The teams viewed a...

Rep. Larsen gets firsthand look at STEM program

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief May 16, 2014

From robots to wind tunnels to 3D printers, Congressman Rick Larsen saw the many facets of STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) education at MTHS when he visited yesterday. Part of...

Graphic by Erika Fisher |Hawkeye staff

MTHS Robotics sends four teams to district championship

By Netania Rivera January 13, 2014

Teams from all over the state of Washington went head to head at Jackson High School on Jan. 12 at the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) district competition. Hosted by FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition...

Robotics students and parents prepare to watch this year's FRC FIRST Robotics instructional video. After watching the video, teams got to work planning robot design and began building the first parts of their robots (Photo courtesy of Daylan Kelting).

MTHS hosts regional kickoff of international robotics competition

By Paxtyn Merten, News Editor January 5, 2014

Robotics teams all around the world gathered to watch the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) kickoff through an online broadcast yesterday morning. Local teams from various schools gathered at Mountlake...

Members of the 2011 robotics team work to assemble their robot at the kickoff event.

MTHS to host regional robotics kickoff tomorrow

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief January 3, 2014

MTHS will host the regional FIRST Robotics Competition Season Kickoff at tomorrow’s all day event in the Terraceum. FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics teams...

Nevan Wichers

Nevan Wichers

By Gurminder Singh June 12, 2013

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qlgqrKOAUwI Nevan Wichers, one of this year’s valedictorians, is a student who has dedicated his four years of high school to robotics. “I joined at the beginning...

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