Who are the Robodogs?
The Robodogs, FIRST Robotics Team 435, is a participant in the International FIRST Robotics Competition dedicated to generating interest in science, technology, and engineering among youth.
To achieve its goal, FIRST allows students to compete with other teams from around the world in a robotics competition, In the FIRST Robotics Competition, students construct and control a robot to compete in a playoff whose objective changes every year. The competition allows students to make the important connection between classroom lessons and real world applications while providing them with an opportunity to shine. By fostering increased collaboration between schools, businesses and universities, FIRST serves as a unique catalyst for an invigorating exchange of resources and talent, while highlighting mutual needs, building cooperation, and exposing students to new career choices.