A team of students from Melvindale High School took first place – and $18,000 college scholarships - in The Engineering Society of Detroit’s Engineering SMArT Michigan competition, held Wednesday at Lawrence Technological University's campus.
Nearly 500 students on 176 teams from 10 nations competed Friday and Saturday in the World Championships of Robofest, a worldwide youth robotics competition held since 1999 at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield.
Hundreds of students on 176 teams from all over the world will spend the weekend in Southfield Friday and Saturday, May 13 and 14, for the Robofest World Championships on the campus of Lawrence Technological University.
Brenda Lawrence doesn’t know exactly who it is. But the congresswoman from Southfield was pretty sure that she was looking at some of tomorrow’s great problem-solvers when she offered the commencement address Saturday to the approximately 900 spring 2016 graduates of Lawrence Technological University.