FIRST is an acronym that means For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology. Team Neutrino is the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) level of FIRST Lego League. The word coined by the organization coopertition embodies the program. Team Neutrino cooperates and competes. The build season is the first Saturday in January until 6 weeks later for the main robot. Team member will put in close to 120 hours during this 6 week time. The team competes at one or two regionals that are determined yearly. The championship is in April. The team meets year round to share their knowledge and passion of the STEM areas with the community at local businesses, schools, FIRST Lego League events and more. The team is looking at add an FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) team which will not require as many hours as FRC. The FTC team would work from September through December. See www.usfirst.org for more information on the FIRST organization.
See www.teamneutrino.org for information on our specific team.
Leader: Dori Pinkerton (479-387-0324)