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FIRST Alumna Spotlight: Sarah Rudasill

Jan 03, 2018 Written by Sarah Rudasill FIRST Alum

We caught up with FIRST Alum Sarah Rudasill from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 4266, the New Oxford GhostBotics, from New Oxford, PA.

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Nicki Bonczyk

Dec 11, 2017 Written by Nicki Bonczyk FIRST Alum

FIRST Alum Nicki Bonczyk is from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 107, R.O.B.O.T.I.C.S., from Holland, Michigan.

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Mashroor Rashid

Nov 30, 2017 Written by Mashroor Rashid FIRST Alum

FIRST Alum Mashroor Rashid is a 2015 Dean’s List Award Winner from FIRST Tech Challenge Team 2408, Shrapnel Sergeants, in Hazelwood, Missouri.

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Pham

Oct 26, 2017 Written by Amanda Pham FIRST Alum

FIRST Alum Amanda Pham is from FIRST Tech Challenge Team 5875, GENIUS, in Marietta, Georgia.

Put FIRST to Work for You: Leveraging Your FIRST Experience for Professional Success

Oct 19, 2017 Written by FIRST Staff

Ever wanted to get the inside scoop on what companies think about your FIRST experience? How they'd like you to note your involvement on a resume?  

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Peyton Fitzgerald

Oct 02, 2017 Written by Peyton Fitzgerald FIRST Alum

FIRST  Alum Peyton Fitzgerald is from FIRST Robotics Competition Team  5459 T.I.G.E.R.S. in Ipswich, Massachusets. Peyton received a FIRST Scholarship to attend Northeastern University.

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Adam Cyran

Sep 19, 2017 Written by Adam Cyran FIRST Alum

FIRST Alum Adam Cyran is from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 2180 Zero Gravity in Hamilton, New Jersey. Adam received a FIRST Scholarship to attend Worchester Polytechnic Institute. 

FIRST Alumna Spotlight: Betsy Soukup

Sep 05, 2017 Written by Betsy Soukup FIRST Alum

We caught up with FIRST Alum Betsy Soukup from Team StuyPulse #694, from Stuyvesant High School in New York, who is now working at SpaceX in California.

FIRST after high school

Aug 17, 2017 Written by FIRST President, Don Bossi

FIRST President Don Bossi shares his thoughts on Bossi shares his thoughts on FIRST after high school…

FIRST Alumna Spotlight: Anastasia Miliano

Aug 15, 2017 Written by Anastasia Miliano FIRST Alum

We caught up with FIRST Alumna Anastasia Miliano, from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 172, Northern Force, out of Gorham, Maine; who’s now the COO of Bitsbox in Boulder, Colorado.