NEIT to Host FIRST® Robotics Competition

East Greenwich, RI – New England Institute of Technology (NEIT) will sponsor the tenth annual FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Tech Challenge on Saturday, January 30, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Serving as Rhode Island’s FIRST® Tech Challenge Affiliate Partner, NEIT will host 33 middle and high school robotics […]

RI FIRST Tech Challenge Qualifier Results from 12/5

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 1st of 3 RI FIRST Tech Challenge Qualifying Tournaments. Congratulations to the 11 teams advancing to the state tournament. 154      Renegade                    Burrillville 252      Electric Quahogs         Wheeler School 8129    Canebots                     Warwick Veterans Memorial HS 121      Rhode Rage I              Aquidneck Island Robotics 149      Robo Hawks               Bishop Hendricken HS 652      […]

FIRST Robotics Kick Off

On September 12th, Rhode Island FIRST Robotics held their Kick Off event on our East Greenwich campus.  During the event this years theme was announced, which is Res-Q. Special thanks go out to Erin Foster and Steve Pothier from the Robotics Welding Division of Electric Boat.  Erin and Steve spoke to the RI FTC teams […]

RI FIRST Tech Challenge 10th Season!

You are invited! RI FIRST Tech Challenge 10th Season! 2015-2016 Season Kick-off Saturday September 12, 2015  Calling all students, educators, parents, mentors, and volunteers who have an interest in robotics!  The Rhode Island FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) sponsored by New England Institute of Technology invites you to the kick off the 2015-2016 robotic seasons! The […]

Clash of robots puts technology skills to test

Fantastic story in the Warwick Beacon highlighting the First Robotics competition that took place on our campus over the weekend. Congratulations to all who competed. via Clash of robots puts technology skills to test – Warwick Beacon. While most were focused on the big New England Patriots game, the students who participated in Saturday’s For […]

RI FIRST Tech Challenge 9th Season Kick-off

2014-2015 Season Kick-off Saturday September 6, 2014  Calling all students, educators, parents, mentors, and volunteers who have an interest in robotics!  The Rhode Island FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) sponsored by New England Institute of Technology invites you to the kick off the 2014-2015 robotic season!  The FIRST Robotic Kick-Off event will offer workshops as well […]