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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 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. 

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Erin McCullough

Aug 07, 2017 Written by Erin McCulloughFIRST Alum

We caught up with FIRST Alum Erin McCullough, Dean’s List Award Finalist, from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 4575 The TinMints from Broomall, PA.

FIRST Alumni Spotlight: Angelo Vozza

Jul 25, 2017 Written by Angelo VozzaFIRST Alum

We caught up with FIRST Alum Angelo Vozza from FIRST Robotics Competition Team 3767 Titan Robotics from Traverse City, MI.

Meet the Team: FIRST Championship FIRST Alumni Advisory Team

Jul 19, 2017 Written by FIRST Staff

Meet the 2017 FIRST Championship FIRST Alumni Advisory Team, who will help provide feedback and guidance for FIRST Championship planning.