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STEM Students Learn about Robotics

April 10, 2019

Rocky Mount Middle School

 

Ms. Julie Williams 8th grade STEM Explorations classes enjoyed a fascinating presentation by Edgecombe Community College staff on Wednesday.

Industrial and Technology Trades instructor, Doug Parrish, introduced students to various kinds of robots and the growing role of robotics in eastern NC manufacturing. He treated students to a demonstration of his talking and dancing bipedal robot.

Thomas Parrish of the Information Technology Studies department provided an overview of coding opportunities in the workplace as well as a showcase of an aerial drone.

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