The Wichita Robo Troop has monthly meetings at the Wichita Council Offices focusing on robots, engineering, and technology, as well as Girl Scout values like friendship, teamwork, and leadership. In January, February, and March of every year, they work with Lego NXT kits in preparation for the WSU Shocker Mindstorms competition.
On Saturday, March 9, they faced off with some fierce competition coming out on top with two awards. Check out this team picture after the awards ceremony with their two trophies, 1st place in Spirit & Sportsmanship and 2nd Place Overall in Intermediate.
Team members include:
Emma Aldridge, Emily Alumbaugh, Brittany Ayres-Welch, Alexa Blair, Ashtyn Carns, Michaela Ensor, Debra Fiegenbaum, Emily Gerhardt, Larissa Guerrero, Cleona Guthrie-Craig, Ashley Lieber, Fallon Million, Madison Morrill, Victoria Mueller, Josephine Trout, Kaitland Weaver, and Katlyn Williams
What is a Robo Troop? It is a special interest Girl Scout troop that learn about, build, and program robots. Want to know more about Robo troops or other specialized troop in your area? Contact your nearest office for info.