Winners of the Autodesk Oculus Rift CAD and Code competition!

AutoDesk has picked the winners of the Oculus Rift CAD and Code competition. First Place: 2046 BEAR Metal Second Place: Team 1595 Dragons Third Place: 967 Iron Lions Fourth Place: 2635 Lake Monsters Fifth Place: Team 1425 Error Code Xero Sixth Place: 2062 Core   Dragons and BEAR Metal already received their Oculus units at the Cheney event. Here all the teams […]

Grant opportunity due June 29th

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to qualifying nonprofits that provide teens with places and opportunities to develop 21st century technology skills that will inspire future education and career choices. Link to complete details and the RFP. The average grant amount is $5,000 and will not exceed $10,000. How to Apply Complete the grant eligibility […]

Programming Boot Camp

Is your robot programmed in LabVIEW? Has your team always wanted to make the leap to Java or C++? The Lake Monsters do. This August we are taking the leap and inviting you to join us. We’re going to run a week-long programming boot camp and rewrite our Recycle Rush robot code in Java. Bring […]

Key Changes for the FRC 2016 Season

What a great year in FRC. As a District, we have had many accomplishments. Did you know that over 50% of the PNW teams who made it to World Championships were picked for the playoffs! That is our best showing ever.    In this link, please find an important note from PNW District Chairman Kevin Ross […]

Save These Dates!

  Getting ready for next season?  Save these key dates! Event Date Time OMSI Maker Fare September 12-13th 10am-5pm Lake Oswego Girls Engineer September 19th  10am-3pm Business Roundtable October 3rd 9:30-12:30 Girls Generation October 10th  9:00-5pm Rookie Rumble  October 11th 9:00-5pm FIRST Fare October 24th 9:00-3pm                      […]

Autodesk Competition – win an Oculus Rift DK2 for your team!

Autodesk gave away two Oculus Rift DK2 at PNW District Championship.  They went to teams 2046, Bear Metal, and 1595, Dragons. There is still time for your teams to benefit from the hard work and dedication you put into developing the CAD model for your FIRST® robot? There are more Oculus Rift DK2 available!  If you are overly detailed with […]

2015 PCC Girls Summer Camp

There is still room in the Girls PCC Machine Tech Robotics camp June 22-July 17. If you are interested (and female!), please share this info and the 2015 PCC Summer Internship Application. Share the info if you know a lady coach who is interested in learning how to machine and fabricate alongside the girls. This camp is great […]