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October 28, 2020 New FIRST Strategic Partner Disney, Peace Love Robots Mask, and a Virtual College Fair
October 14, 2020 FIRST Innovation Challenge, FIRST Education webinar, and grant opportunities
September 30, 2020 2021 FIRST Robotics Competition season updates, STEM equity grantees
September 16, 2020 ULTIMATE GOALSM presented by Qualcomm unveiled
September 2, 2020 New FIRST Robotics VR Experience; 10 Days to ULTIMATE GOALSM
August 19, 2020 FIRST Mentor Network launches; FIRST Tech Challenge season kicks off soon
August 5, 2020 FIRST LEGO League challenges announced; New GAME CHANGERS merch
July 22, 2020 FIRST LEGO League season kicks off; Remote events update
July 1, 2020 Global Innovation Award teams celebrated; ULTIMATE GOAL revealed
June 24, 2020 Two ways to celebrate FIRST LEGO League innovators this week
June 11, 2020 FIRST to be featured on Food Network; new FIRST @ Home activities
May 19, 2020 New FIRST LEGO League Look and Season, FIRST Signing Day for Grads Tomorrow
May 6, 2020 Virtual Showcase Highlights, Next FIRST Season Theme Revealed
April 30, 2020 Join the FIRST Virtual Showcase, Star Wars Day, and more – from home!
March 4, 2020 Tips for robotics parents from “black-ish”
February 19, 2020 Watch FIRST on ABC’s “black-ish” Tuesday
January 29, 2020 5 ways to prepare students for the STEM economy
January 15, 2020 R2-D2 helps unveil INFINITE RECHARGE game details
January 3, 2020 1 day until INFINITE RECHARGESM kicks off
December 11, 2019 FIRST welcomes new president and celebrates Hour of Code
November 13, 2019 Proof that FIRST makes an impact
October 30, 2019 Flex your creative muscles and design your own droid
October 16, 2019 Remembering Woodie Flowers, McAuliffe coin bill update, FIRSTtv Amazon tour airs Thursday
October 2, 2019 Watch: FIRST teams meet with Star Wars engineers and designers
September 18, 2019 Watch a FIRST-inspired Rube Goldberg machine
September 4, 2019 Don’t miss the SKYSTONE Kickoff and INFINITE RECHARGE teaser
August 21, 2019 Transformative learning through robotics
August 7, 2019 Tune in for an in-depth look at BOOMTOWN BUILD and CITY SHAPER
July 24, 2019 How to Make all Students’ FIRST Experiences More Inclusive
July 10, 2019 How Social Impact Initiatives Can Attract and Retain Talent
June 26, 2019 Vote for Your Favorite Global Innovation Award Project
June 12, 2019 Watch the SKYSTONE Teaser Video
May 29, 2019 Why All Students Should Learn to Code
May 15, 2019 Learn more about FIRST® RISETM powered by Star Wars: Force for Change
May 1, 2019 FIRST® RISETM Powered by Star Wars: Force for Change