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LASSI - LADIES ADVANCING STEM and SOCIETY Inititive

LASSI is an initiative to encourage female students to speak up. Here, posts will contain information about different experiences and skills learned at the shop. We just happen to be female.

Spotlight

The Highlanders will spotlight different ideas or topics, so check back frequently.

Week one Posts

  • LASSI's Tip

    09 Sept 2022 General Machinery

    The horizontal band saw is constantly being used in the shop. This machine is where the process of making parts begins. We use this to cut most of our stock for our robot. It is the first machine we teach new mechanical students. Along with teaching how to use it, we present a foundation of our safety expectations (safety glasses, no loose clothing, ect.) that students learn to grasp. Through learning the horizontal band saw, the idea of measurement is advanced. For example, we teach about kerf, the width of the material removed when cutting. This concept is essential because accuracy is critical in creating a part within tolerances

  • What's HAP-'ining'?

    09 Sept 2022 How to Connect?

    The Highlanders HAP (Highlanders Accessibility Program) spotlights our FREE program. We make our team available to ANYONE who wants to learn STEAM through robotics, making out team truley unique. We encourage enyone to join and get ready to have some fun!

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  • Join our Family

    09 Sept 2022 FOP - Spotlight - Family

    The Highlanders are a community based team made up of 6 different schools and 5 different cities, and we even have a team member located in another country! Come join our team/family!

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