PR # 78 November 3, 2008
RVCC TO OFFER YOUTH ROBOTICS CLASS
Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division will be offering a Battle-Bot Build a Thon robotics class for students ages 7-12. The class will be held Saturdays, December 6 and December 13, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the College?s North Branch Campus.
Participants will use the Robotix building system to construct a robot that can push its opponent out of a large Sumo-robot ring. All students take home a student-designed, motorized Robotix battle-bot.
The fee is $159 to participate. For more information, call 908-526-1200, ext. 8404, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Youth program brochures also can be picked up at the CCE office, located in the lower level of RVCC?s College Center, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 40 years, offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .