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Fourth Annual FIRST Tech Challenge Held at NEIT

Published on March 8, 2010

The fourth annual FIRST Tech Challenge, a mid-level robotics competition for high school students, was held at the New England Institute of Technology on March 6th, 2010.

Nearly 200 high school students participated in the competition, an outgrowth of the FIRST Robotics Competition, along with the FIRST Lego League and Junior Lego League. The FIRST Tech Challenge was originally sponsored by several local organizations, two of which include the RI Economic Development Corporation and the RI Science and Technology Advisory Council.

To read more about this successful event read the full Providence Journal article.

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