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STEM Summer Robotics Institute

Robotics STEM Summer Institute at Palomar College and Open Source Maker Lab (OSML)

What’s Happening

Students enrolled in the Institute will engage in the basic concepts of engineering design and computer science through hands-on activities and projects.  Working in teams, students will build, test, and program small robots featuring Lego Mindstorms NXT Technology and the C Programming Language. Students will use their robots to compete for precision and accuracy in an arena setting. Upon completion of the Institute, participants will receive a $500 stipend. 

  • Week 1  & 2: Students will build and program a robot at Palomar College
  • Week 3: Students will design and build their robot competition course at the Open Source Maker Lab (OSML) in Vista, CA

The Institute is June 24 – July 11, 2019, at Palomar College and OSML

The robots and their competition course will be seen in-action at a celebration on July 11, 2019!


Palomar Students, who are 18 and older, you can still join the Robotics Institute! Join us Monday, June 24 at 8:00 am in MD-234.

Questions? Email us!

Supported by the U.S. Department of Education, Developing Hispanic Serving Institutions Program and the Innovation in Higher Education Grant

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