CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati State will host the first Lego League Regional Robotics Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 1.
The tournament will be held in the gymnasium in the Main Building at Cincinnati State’s Clifton campus (3520 Central Parkway. Tournament events open to the public will run from 12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Spectator admission is free.
The first Lego League introduces middle school students (ages 9-14) to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. It is designed to encourage creativity and build interest in engineering, math and sciences.
This marks the second consecutive year, and the third time in total, that Cincinnati State has hosted a Lego League competition. Organizers expect more than 100 students and coaches to participate in Saturday’s event. Teams (which are often, but not exclusively, organized in a school setting) registered for the event include: