Richmond Regional ­receives ­robotics grant

By Gordon Lambie
Richmond Regional ­receives ­robotics grant

Richmond Regional High School was one of only 16 schools across the country to receive a Best Buy School Tech Grant last week, receiving more than $2,300 to support their senior robotics program. According to RRHS Principal Kirk Robinson, the school has put the funding into the purchase of a new laptop and desktop computer to help run the software needed by the FIRST Robotics competition, as well as a camera specifically for the promotion of the project.
“The money’s already spent,” said Robinson, explaining that the technology needs had been identified some time ago.
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