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Personal accomplishments and satisfaction define Robotics Club’s success

Personal accomplishments and satisfaction define Robotics Club’s success

Annika Barsy, Staff Writer

April 14, 2019


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The Carlmont Robotics Club concluded their competition season with pride and high hopes for their future. The Robotics Team, 199 Deep Blue Robotics, has spent hours upon hours designing, building, and controlling their robot over the course of this school year. When only given six weeks to design...

Robotics team invents competition-ready robot

Robotics team invents competition-ready robot

Auva Soheili, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019


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A robot named Neptune, who has the ability to climb and drive, is living under a bag somewhere on campus. The Carlmont Robotics Team, also known as Deep Blue, works together each year to create a new and improved robot that showcases its special abilities in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC). The newes...

Carlmont Robotics strives to build teamwork

Carlmont Robotics strives to build teamwork

Molly Donaldson, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Robocop, Wall-E, Optimus Prime, and R2-D2 — all famous robots, yet none is as real as the robots created in the Carlmont Robotics’ workshop. The Carlmont Robotics team, also known as Deep Blue, is an organization of students from freshmen to seniors who work together on a yearlong project. Starting in the second se...

Robotics team competes at the San Francisco Regional Competition

Robotics team competes at the San Francisco Regional Competition

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


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The Carlmont Robotics team traveled to compete at the San Fransisco Regional Competition on the weekend of March 18. The team successfully made it to the semifinals but were defeated by an alliance of world champions. A big part of the competition is preparation and the ability to change parts of the r...

Students at Deep Blue Robotics prepare for upcoming competition

Students at Deep Blue Robotics prepare for upcoming competition

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Kimberly Mitchell reports on what it takes to build a robot and the students behind the machines.

Candlelight vigil brings Carlmont community together

Candlelight vigil brings Carlmont community together

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Rain sprinkled down in the quad on the evening of Nov. 8 as students and staff members mourned the loss of the victims of recent attacks across the nation. Since the beginning of October, there have been three major terrorist attacks in the U.S., according to The New York Times. On Oct. 1, a gu...

Deep Blue Robotics at the Celebration Assembly

Deep Blue Robotics at the Celebration Assembly

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

June 8, 2017


Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the Carlmont robotics team, Deep Blue Robotics, at the Celebration Assembly.

Deep Blue Robotics dives into competition

Deep Blue Robotics dives into competition

Olivia Chow, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


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After just its second year, Carlmont's robotics team has qualified for the World Championship in Houston, TX. Winning the "Team Spirit Award" in Sacramento, Deep Blue Team 199 went on the win their second Spirit Award last weekend at FIRST's Silicon Valley Regional. Now they begin preparations for the...

Rally shows off robotics team’s success

Rally shows off robotics team’s success

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


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On March 29, students rallied in the quad to celebrate the Carlmont robotics team, called Deep Blue Robotics. After making it to the finals of the regional competition in Sacramento, Deep Blue Robotics has been invited to attend the world championships in Houston. The team now has two weeks ...

Robotics prepares for competition

Robotics prepares for competition

Sophie Penn, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on Carlmont's Robotics Team as they enter their final days of build season.

Carlmont Robotics prepares for competition – Bijan Khalili

Carlmont Robotics prepares for competition – Bijan Khalili

Bijan Khalili, ScotCenter Sports/Columnist

February 29, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Bijan Khalili covers the upcoming Carlmont Robotics tournament.    

Robotics: building a team

Robotics: building a team

Gianna Schuster, ScotCenter Student Interviews

February 14, 2014


Filed under Top News

Six weeks to design, build, and exhibit a robot made from scratch. For Carlmont’s Robotics team, this is just their annual routine. The Robotics team is part of a worldwide organization called For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST). As stated on the FIRST website, the...

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